Tee Shirt Designs For Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks 'Mirror Traffic' tour 2011.
The tech typeface (OCR A Std) and missing vowels suggest a secret code, perfect for a band whose lyrics are often described as cryptic. They told me that this was the best-selling shirt they’d ever had.
Totalled vintage camaros: a popular motif for the dudes. I made this collage and drew these letters to reflect the band’s aesthetic (beautiful junk, random ephemera, off-kilter noise) and appeal to their audience of mostly aging male hipster gearheads.