MusicFest Magazine Spring 2014 Backstage Design Studio Shauna Dodds Sarah Dodds

The MusicFest Magazine: And the Grammy goes to Backstage Design Studio Sarah & Shauna Dodds Draw Highest Accolades for Best Recording Package

  From: The MusicFest Magazine – Spring/Summer 2014 Issue By Mike Ethan Messick Awarded for accomplishments mostly sown in 2013, and preceded by years and sometimes decades of experimentation, collaboration, and general butt-busting, international stars…Read More

Reckless Kelly, Long Night Moon, GRAMMY, Grammy-Nominated, Best Recording Package, Record Packaging, Glow In The Dark, Shauna Dodds, Sarah Dodds, Austin, Texas, 2014, TX, Cody Braun, Willy Braun, David Abeyta, Jay Nazz, Neil Gallagher, Nominee, Nominated, 56th GRAMMY Awards, Backstage Design Studio, Backstage Designs

Album Cover Hall of Fame Interview / Grammy-winning album cover for Reckless Kelly

Interview with Shauna and Sarah Dodds, Backstage Design, winners of 2013 Grammy Award for “Best Recording Package” for their work on Reckless Kelly’s Long Night Moon By Mike Goldstein, Curator, AlbumCoverHallofFame.com March 21, 2014 While…Read More

Reckless Kelly, Long Night Moon, GRAMMY Nominee, Best Recording Package, Record Packaging, Design, CD COver, Shauna Dodds, Sarah Dodds, Backstage, Austin, Texas, TX, Graphic Design, Nomination

The Cover Cove: The 2014 Grammy Nominees – Best Recording Package

One of the consistently overlooked categories at the Grammy Awards is Best Recording Packaging. This category is gives recognition to the art directors, photographers and artists who create the memorable or creative packaging for non-classical…Read More

Reckless Kelly, Long Night Moon, GRAMMY, Grammy-Nominated, Best Recording Package, Record Packaging, Glow In The Dark, Shauna Dodds, Sarah Dodds, Austin, Texas, 2014, TX, Cody Braun, Willy Braun, David Abeyta, Jay Nazz, Neil Gallagher, Nominee, Nominated, 56th GRAMMY Awards, Backstage Design Studio, Backstage Designs

Reckless Kelly / Long Night Moon

The GRAMMY-Nominated Long Night Moon packaging features Glow In The Dark ink, with hidden images and messages, secret codes and all kinds of other goodies. Plus, comes with it’s own coordinating LED UV light! It’s…Read More

Reckless Kelly, Long Night Moon, GRAMMY, Grammy-Nominated, Best Recording Package, Record Packaging, Glow In The Dark, Shauna Dodds, Sarah Dodds, Austin, Texas, 2014, TX, Cody Braun, Willy Braun, David Abeyta, Jay Nazz, Neil Gallagher, Nominee, Nominated, 56th GRAMMY Awards, Backstage Design Studio, Backstage Designs

The Long Night Moon / Glow In The Dark

Check out the sweet glow effect on our design for the new Reckless Kelly Packaging

Gold Boots Glitter, Wheeler Brothers

While Back Wednesday: Wheeler Brothers / Gold Boots Glitter

A while back, around the beginning of the year, we had the pleasure of working with the Wheeler Brothers on their new record, Gold Boots Glitter. The guys had what everyone thought were two separate and…Read More

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While Back Wednesday: Granger Smith / Earl Dibbles Jr Tour Poster

So, a while back, Granger’s people came to us to design a poster for him and his buddy, Earl Dibbles Jr. I can’t lie – the resemblance is uncanny. For show dates and more info,…Read More

Britt Lloyd Band, Unlabeled, Record Packaging, Design, Graphic Design, Texas, Austin, TX, Backstage Designs, Shauna Dodds, Sarah Dodds, Illustration, Collage, Vintage, CD Cover, Cover Art, Album Art, Jewel Case, Produced by Adam Odor

Throwback Thursday: The Britt Lloyd Band / Unlabeled

It’s so much fun pulling these old packaging designs out of the archives to shine a little light on them. This classic Backstage Design Studio gem was for The Britt Lloyd Band‘s 2006 debut record,…Read More

Cody Gill Band - Boxcars / Debut Record, CD Packaging, Record Packaging, Stephenville, Texas, Backstage Designs, Shauna Dodds, Sarah Dodds, Vintage Book Cover, Paper,

Throwback Thursday: Cody Gill Band / Boxcars

Cody Gill Band’s debut record, Boxcars, was one of our first packaging designs, and remains one of our favorites. The ornamental design on the front cover was pulled from a vintage book cover, with the…Read More

Front Porch Texas - Devil In You EP - Record Packaging, CD Design, Graphic Design, Illustration, Pin Up, Wood Block Print, Vintage, EP, CD Sleeve, Shauna Dodds, James King, Matt Deaton, Chuck Johnson, Alan Weathers, Jeremy Barnes

Throwback Thursday: Front Porch Texas / Devil In You EP

It feels like a lifetime ago that we put this little lady together for Front Porch Texas (comprised of Matt Deaton, James King, Chuck Johnson and Jeremy Barnes ie: the best little Texas Country band…Read More