Packaging illustration, design, layout and art-direction for Atomised, the debut album by Manchester based two-piece hard rock band The Hyena Kill. We felt a mutual disdain for the rampant vanity culture abound on social, digital and print media, where good ideas are being lost amongst ego and bullshit.
The illustrative, pop colours offset the dark undertones captured in the look and the music.
You can hear the full story of their rise as a DIY band in the modern music idustry on Arrest All Mimics episode 22, part 1: https://soundcloud.com/arrestallmimics/thehyenakill
Band photograph by Madeleine Penfold