Jim Evans aka TAZ
Artist and designer Jim Evans, aka TAZ, learned his trade in the San Francisco underground rock scene. He has illustrated comics, album covers and rock and film posters, as well as advertising and magazine illustrations. Evans is the founder of the TAZ collaboration, which is responsible for hundreds of gig posters, album covers and rock ephemera. Throughout his long career, TAZ has produced numerous iconic posters and album covers for bands such as the Foo Fighters, U2, Oasis, Porno For Pyros, Green Day, Pearl Jam, The Beastie Boys, The Ramones, Rage Against The Machine, Wu Tang Clan, Metallica and Nine Inch Nails, among others. TAZ's work has been exhibited and disseminated in galleries worldwide, and featured in numerous books and articles.