Nominated Art Directors – ACHOF Class of 2014

Nominated Art Directors – ACHOF Class of 2014

All nominees have their first album cover credit as an Art Director listed some time during the years 1990 – Present. If a nominee candidate has a substantial number of credits in more than one category, he/she are listed in both categories.

Lawrence Azerrad – notable album cover credits include – Rod Stewart – When We Were The New Boys; Wilco – Summerteeth, Yankee Hotel Foxtrot, Sky Blue Sky, Wilco (The Album) and The Whole Love; Red Hot Chili Peppers – Californication; Various Artists – Ocean’s Eleven Soundtrack; k.d.lang – Live By Request; Story of the Year – Page Avenue; Jay-Z/Linkin Park – Collision Course; The Wallflowers – Rebel, Sweetheart; Foo Fighters – Skin & Bones;  Herbie Hancock – The Imagine Project; The Beach Boys – That’s Why God Made The Radio; Benmont Tench – You Should Be So Lucky

More on this artist is available at his web site at http://laddesign.net/

Peter Buchanan-Smith – notable album cover credits include – Wilco – A Ghost Is Born (Grammy – 2005); Brian Eno/David Byrne – My Life in the Bush of Ghosts (re-issue); Philip Glass – The Glass Box; Tim Ries – Stones World

More on this artist is available at his web site at http://buchanansmith.com/

Michael Carney – notable album cover credits include – The Black Keys – Thickfreakness, Rubber Factory, The Big Come Up, Magic Potion, Chulahoma, Live, Turn Blue, Attack & Release, El Camino and Brothers (Grammy – 2011); This Moment In Black History – Midwesterncuttalistick; Dax Riggs – We Sing Of Only Blood Or Love;  Soul Position – Things Go Better With RJ and Al; Dr. John – Locked Down

More on this artist is available at his web site at http://www.carneymichael.com/

Don & Ryan Clark (Invisible Creature) – notable album cover credits include – Foo Fighters – The Pretender, Long Road To Ruin and Echoes, Silence and Patience & Grace; Sixpence None The Richer – Lost In Transition; Atreyu – A Death Grip On Yesterday; The Not Its – Tag, You’re It! and We Are The Not Its; Kutless – Live From Portland, To Know That You’re Alive ; The Fold – Secrets Keep You Sick (Grammy nom, 2007); P.O.D. – When Angels And Serpents Dance;  Hawk Nelson – Hawk Nelson…Is My Friend (Grammy nom, 2008); Pennywise – Reason To Believe;  Young The Giant – Young The Giant; Bullet For My Valentine – Scream Aim Fire; Machine Head – The Blackening; Chris Cornell – Carry On; Fair – The Best Worst-Case Scenario (Grammy nom, 2006); Norma Jean – O God, The Aftermath (Grammy nom, 2005)

More on these artists is available at their web site at http://www.invisiblecreature.com

Stanley Donwood – see entry in “Illustrators” category

Hugh Gilmour – see entry in “Designers” category

Kevin Reagan – notable album cover credits include – Madonna – Ray of Light and Music; Guns N’ Roses – Use Your Illusion 1 and 2 and The Spaghetti Incident?; Dixie Chicks – Home; Deftones – Around The Fur; Sonic Youth – Goo and Dirty; BB King – One Kind Favor; Rickie Lee Jones – Pop Pop and Traffic From Paradise; Weezer – Pinkerton; Alanis Morissette – Supposed Former Infatuation Junkie; Nelly Furtado – Whoa, Nelly!; Bon Jovi – Crush; Aerosmith – Just Push Play; Beck – Sea Change; Foo Fighters – In Your Honor

More on this artist is available at his web site at http://kevinreagandesign.com/

Tornado Design – Al Quattrocchi and Jeff Smith – notable album cover credits include: Los Lobos – Tin Can Trust, The Town & The City, Good Morning Aztlan, The Ride and Los Lobos: El Cancionero Mas y Mas (Grammy nom, 2001); Various Artists – Titanic: Music As Heard On The Fateful Voyage (Grammy, 1997) and Standing In The Shadows of Motown: The Motown Story; Richard Thompson – Dream Attic, Front Parlour Ballads; Sir Douglas Quintet – Sir Douglas Quintet (Anthology); Nat King Cole – The Classic Singles; Quincy Jones – Q: The Musical Biography of Quincy Jones; Frank Sinatra – Frank Sinatra’s Greatest Love Songs; Fleetwood Mac – The Very Best of Fleetwood Mac; Lenny Bruce – Lenny Bruce: Let The Buyer Beware (Grammy nom, 2004); Bobby Blue Bland – The Anthology

More on these artists is available at their web site at http://www.tornadodesign.la/index.html

To see the complete list of this year’s inductees – including the winner in this category – please click here.

To see a complete list of all of this year’s nominees, please click here.

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