Music Through The Decades

Series of illustrations exploring influential music, fashion styles and typography.


The brief required a series of illustrastions which were consistent in visual appearance, yet still reflected the decades influences in music, fashion and culture.

Each illustration went through an ideation stage, researching into imagery, typography and icons from each respective era. The research helped to inform the final designs to give each one it's own individual flavour from it's period whilst maintaining a uniformed feel.

music through the decades 60s illustration

Inspired by: Motown

music through the decades 70s illustration

Inspired by: Punk and Mod

music through the decades 80s illustration

Inspired by: Hair Metal and New Wave

music through the decades 90s illustration

Inspired by: Grunge and Brit Pop