finch* don't beat yourself up. this is very simple, bold,accurate and, heaven forbid, cool. color me envious. great work. the only 'after' advice i could think of is that you went both a 'jazz' and 'trash' layout at the same time. it might have been cool to have charactures of the band as 'col sanders' in the background.....just a thought.
yeah - I took your advice Scrojo...it made sense. thanks...for antone who cares, the texture was created by blowing out the contrast of a photocopy in PhotoShop, then creating a vectorized version of that file, taking the little pinholes, making them all white, then copying and pasting them all over the place.
Personally, I'm not happy with this poster - about the 10th concept that I considered. I just ran out of time and energy on this one.