• Graphic Artist Hugh Syme on Collaborating With Rush: ‘I Was Grateful Every Time I Was Enlisted'

    6 days ago - By Billboard

    Hugh Syme occupies a rare and interesting position: He's visible everywhere and nowhere.
    It's not his face that's seen in media, but his graphic art that has been grabbing people's attention for decades. Syme designs images for subjects as far-ranging as pharmaceutical products and Beats by Dre headphones and Patrón Silver tequila. But his claim to fame is the plethora of album packages he has created: Syme is behind the visual component that plays a crucial role in a band's persona. From the levitating prisoner on Megadeth's Countdown to Extinction to the pierced cow udder on Aerosmith's...
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