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Monk One - "Reid Miles, the Face of Blue Note"

Friend of YoungDealz, Monk One, just posted this blog entry Reid Miles, the face of Blue Note featuring a great story and gallery of album artwork by Reid Miles. 

Every artist/designer reaches a pivotal point in their development, when they are exposed to something that forever changes their artistic style. Many designers would say someone like Paul Rand, Joseph-Muller Brockman or even David Carson brought them to their artistic senses. For me it happened about 7 years ago and it was Reid Miles. I not only fell in love with his graphics but he knocked me on my ass, hard. I would never design the same again. Miles designs are groundbreaking on so many levels, its impossible to reach the depths of his work in my blog.

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