JW 2018 Tour posters

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Re: JW 2018 Tour posters

Postby Stl_ben » Wed May 16, 2018 5:15 pm

aristosport wrote:Can anyone tell me which artist made the poster for the Omaha show and the Grand Rapids show? Have all poster from all 2018 shows and looking only for these two too!

Slater did the Omaha show, the link to buy it is literally the post above yours.
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Re: JW 2018 Tour posters

Postby anonymousbrunette » Fri May 18, 2018 4:27 pm

I dig on Slater's line work but whenever he does a project for JW it just comes across as a Rob Jones knock-off. Silent Giants stuff to a similar extent.

At the risk of bastardizing this thread, has anyone documented other merch on this tour? It's been a long time since I've seen a Jack tee I'd actually wear and I need another poster like I need a hole in the head. It's also possible I overlooked it.
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Re: JW 2018 Tour posters

Postby Stl_ben » Fri May 18, 2018 4:42 pm

anonymousbrunette wrote:I dig on Slater's line work but whenever he does a project for JW it just comes across as a Rob Jones knock-off. Silent Giants stuff to a similar extent.

At the risk of bastardizing this thread, has anyone documented other merch on this tour? It's been a long time since I've seen a Jack tee I'd actually wear and I need another poster like I need a hole in the head. It's also possible I overlooked it.

Did you read his explanation of the art work for the print:

It's meant to be a cross-over of sorts with Rob Jones's poster for the LA show. Both depict a Sisyphean Jack continuing to push his shifting sonic endeavors embodied as a giant moon. It always feels like Jack is somewhere else relative to the rest of the pack musically. Each new album is a letter back to us, hence my decision to place the gig info within the semblance of a stamp.
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Re: JW 2018 Tour posters

Postby elduderino » Fri May 18, 2018 5:12 pm

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Re: JW 2018 Tour posters

Postby anonymousbrunette » Fri May 18, 2018 6:16 pm

Stl_ben wrote:Did you read his explanation of the art work for the print:

It's meant to be a cross-over of sorts with Rob Jones's poster for the LA show. Both depict a Sisyphean Jack continuing to push his shifting sonic endeavors embodied as a giant moon. It always feels like Jack is somewhere else relative to the rest of the pack musically. Each new album is a letter back to us, hence my decision to place the gig info within the semblance of a stamp.


Ah, no I hadn't. And looking back at Todd's other JW prints they are distinctly his. Aside from that blasted monochromatic palette. Must everything serve a false god?

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Re: JW 2018 Tour posters

Postby runofthemill » Fri May 18, 2018 6:19 pm

anonymousbrunette wrote:"Flurp: one who sucks farts from dead chickens."


I thought that was a qweeb. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
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Re: JW 2018 Tour posters

Postby BluefordT » Fri May 18, 2018 8:52 pm

runofthemill wrote:
anonymousbrunette wrote:"Flurp: one who sucks farts from dead chickens."


I thought that was a qweeb. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯


Nah, I think that is one that refers to himself as "Elduderino" well according to Merriam-Webster anyways.
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