EVNAR is a black/death band arising from Tarragona, formed by the brothers JM and Roman and Robert Kovačič. Their music is strongly inspired by the glorious 90’s sound of SACRAMENTUM , DAWN, LORD BELIAL, UNANIMATED…
I’m a long time friend of Roman and he wanted me to illustrate the cover artwork for their debut album. I sent him some rough sketches, in the vein of those I made for ABORIORTH some years ago which were a bit abstract and got rejected.
They wanted something more based in the classic concept of the grim reaper, more primitive somehow.
So I did a whole new sketch, with the Reaper sitting on his throne, waiting for the doomed to to take unholy communion with him.
Here’s the result:
E.V.N.AR. is coming out on CD (jewel case and die-hard) and vynil next Month , with an A3 sized poster featuring my artwork included in the first 50 LP copies. Don’t miss it!
Finally, here are some ugly pictures of the sketches and process: