Polaris Music Prize 2014: Yamantaka // Sonic Titan

October 1, 2014Band Posters, Event Posters, Print Department

For another year we had the pleasure of screen printing the Polaris Music Prize nominee posters which have been hand crafted by fellow Canadian illustrators and designers!

Toronto band YAMANTAKA // SONIC TITAN were nominated for their first studio album ‘YT//ST’, good going guys!

Fellow Ontario inhabitant Andrew Kolb who created the super cool poster. Also read his blog post about his poster design here!

Available to buy here at Kid Icarus now, limited stock so act fast!
$35.00, 18″ x 24″ 4 colours on white coverstock.

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Polaris Music Prize 2014: Shad

September 30, 2014Band Posters, Event Posters, Print Department

For another year we had the pleasure of screen printing the Polaris Music Prize nominee posters which have been hand crafted by fellow Canadian illustrators and designers!

London, Ontario’s Shad has made it to the short list three times now, this year he has been nominated for his fourth album ‘Flying Colours’.

Paul Chin is an artist and musician (signed to Cosmonostro) who better to have designed Shad’s poster!

Available to buy here at Kid Icarus now, limited stock so act fast!
$35.00, 18″ x 24″ 5 colours on white coverstock.

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Polaris Music Prize 2014: Timber Timbre

September 29, 2014Band Posters, Event Posters, Print Department

For another year we had the pleasure of screen printing the Polaris Music Prize nominee posters which have been hand crafted by fellow Canadian illustrators and designers!

Timber Timbre were shortlisted in 2009 and are back with a nomination for their 5th album ‘Hot Dreams’. Fun fact, their band name refers to a series of early recordings made in a rural Ontario timbre framed cabin.

Tristan Marantos currently studies graphic design at OCAD, he’s done a great job on Timber Timbre’s poster.

Available to buy here at Kid Icarus now, limited stock so act fast!
$35.00, 18″ x 24″ 3 colours on white coverstock.

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Polaris Music Prize 2014: Mac DeMarco

September 28, 2014Band Posters, Event Posters, Print Department

For another year we had the pleasure of screen printing the Polaris Music Prize nominee posters which have been hand crafted by fellow Canadian illustrators and designers!

BC born Vernor Winfield McBriare Smith IV or Mac DeMarco to you and me is nominated for his second and (critically acclaimed) album ‘Salad Days’ which was recorded in his Brooklyn bedroom.

Ontario’s own Melinda Josie created DeMarco’s rad leafy poster, we get a lovely mention on her blog thanks Melinda!

Available to buy here at Kid Icarus now, limited stock so act fast!
$35.00, 18″ x 24″ 5 colours on white coverstock.

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Polaris Music Prize 2014: Jessy Lanza

September 27, 2014Band Posters, Event Posters, Print Department

For another year we had the pleasure of screen printing the Polaris Music Prize nominee posters which have been hand crafted by fellow Canadian illustrators and designers!

This is the first time Hamilton’s Jessy Lanza has appeared in the Polaris short list. Her nominated album ‘Pull My Hair Back’, described by Pitchfork as “glacial electro-R&B” is produced by fellow Hamiltonian Jeremy Greenspan of Junior Boys.

Calgary based illustrator Jarrett Sitter is the brains behind Jessy’s cool poster.

Available to buy here at Kid Icarus now, limited stock so act fast!
$35.00, 18″ x 24″ 4 colours on white coverstock.

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Polaris Music Prize 2014: Owen Pallett

September 26, 2014Event Posters, Print Department

For another year we had the pleasure of screen printing the Polaris Music Prize nominee posters which have been hand crafted by fellow Canadian illustrators and designers!

Owen Pallett who hails from Mississauga has already won the prize back in 2006 with Final Fantasy. This year he’s been nominated for the album ‘In Conflict’ released under his own name. Owen has had a pretty good year already, he and William Butler (of Arcade Fire) were Grammy nominated for ‘Best Original Score’ for their work on the film ‘Her’!

Nik Dudukovic who lives and works here in Toronto, created Owen’s poster, check it out!

Available to buy here at Kid Icarus now, limited stock so act fast!
$35.00, 18″ x 24″ 5 colours on white coverstock.

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Polaris Music Prize 2014: Drake

September 24, 2014Band Posters, Event Posters, Print Department

For another year we had the pleasure of screen printing the Polaris Music Prize nominee posters which have been hand crafted by fellow Canadian illustrators and designers!

Here’s nominee, the boy, Drake!

Sandi Falconer (of Kid Icarus’ favourites Falcon Wright) created his poster, check it!

Available to buy here at Kid Icarus now! Only limited stock so be quick.
$35.00, 18″ x 24″ 3 colours on white coverstock.

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Blue Rodeo + Deep Dark Woods Poster

August 13, 2014Band Posters, Event Posters, Poster Prints, Print Department

Hot of the press! New screen printed Blue Rodeo gig poster with special guests The Deep Dark Woods.

Catch the show this Friday, August 15th at the Molson Canadian Amphitheater. More show information can be found here: tour.bluerodeo.com

Poster design by Jud Haynes, 4 colours screen printed on 100lb cover stock.

Limited quantities are available for sale in our storefront for $35.00 (unframed) or $100.00 (framed) + HST

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