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Joe Petagno

Joe Petagno

Real/full name:
Joe Petagno
Age:
66 (born Jan 1st, 1948)
Place of origin:
United States (Portland, ME)
Gender:
Male

Biography

Joe Petagno is an artist known principally for creating images used on rock album covers, for bands such as Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Nazareth, Motörhead, Roy Harper, Black Nazareth, Nightshade, and Illdisposed.
Petagno was born in Portland, Maine and left the United States in 1972. He worked with Hipgnosis before meeting Motörhead's Lemmy in 1975, he designed "War-Pig" (aka Snaggletooth, The ...

Trivia

He is also known for his science fiction book covers, notably for the Corgi SF Collector's Library edition of Ray Bradbury's The Silver Locusts aka The Martian Chronicles. He also did non-heavy metal album covers.
He has produced illustrations for a deck of playing cards, commercially available as "The Deck of Death".

Abhorrence

2000 Evoking the Abomination Cover art
2005 Impaling the Christian Race (Split) Cover art

Abomination

1999 Curses of the Deadly Sin (Compilation) Cover art

Angelcorpse

1998 Exterminate Cover art
1999 The Inexorable Cover art
2002 Death Dragons of the Apocalypse (Live album) Cover art

Armour

2009 Armour Cover art

Attica Rage

2011 Road Dog Artwork, Logo

Autopsy

2013 The Headless Ritual Cover art

Bewitched

1997 Pentagram Prayer Cover art

Christ Denied

1996 ... Got What He Deserved Artwork (1998 reissue)
1998 Impale the Fraud (Demo) Cover art

Deiphago

2009 Filipino Antichrist Cover art

Dellamorte

1999 Home Sweet Hell Cover art

Demonic

1997 The Empire of Agony Cover art, Logo art (as "Petagno")

Diabolic

1998 Supreme Evil Cover art
2001 Subterraneal Magnitude Cover art
2001 Vengeance Ascending Artwork
2010 Excisions of Exorcisms Cover art

Diabolical

2001 Synergy Cover art
2002 A Thousand Deaths Cover art

Dies Ater

1999 Reign of Tempests Cover art

Embraze

1998 Laeh Artwork

Ever Dark

1997 Not of God Cover art

Grimbane

2008 Let the Empires Fall Cover artwork

Ignitor

2007 Road of Bones Front Cover Artwork

Illdisposed

2000 Retro Cover art

Infamy

1998 The Blood Shall Flow Cover art

Joe Thrasher

2011 Cries of War Cover art

Krisiun

2000 Conquerors of Armageddon Cover art
2001 Ageless Venomous Cover art

Mammoth Grinder

2009 Extinction of Humanity Cover art
2013 Underworlds Artwork

Marduk

2000 Infernal Eternal (Live album) Cover art

Mega Slaughter

1991 Calls from the Beyond Cover art (2013 release)

Motörhead

1977 Motörhead Cover art
1978 Overkill c/w Too Late, Too Late (Single) Cover art
1979 Overkill Cover art
1979 Bomber War-Pig logo
1983 Another Perfect Day Cover art
1986 Orgasmatron Cover art
1987 Eat the Rich (Single) Cover art
1987 Rock 'n' Roll Cover art
1993 Bastards Cover art (as "Joe Patagno")
1995 Sacrifice Cover art
1998 Snake Bite Love Cover art
2000 We Are Motörhead Cover art
2003 Stone Deaf Forever! (Boxed set) Cover art
2004 Inferno Cover art
2012 Complete Early Years (Boxed set) Logo
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Nominon

1999 Diabolical Bloodshed Cover art

Nothing Sacred

2014 Let Us Prey (Compilation) Cover art

Pretty Maids

1983 Pretty Maids (EP) Cover art
1987 Future World Cover art
1990 Jump the Gun / Lethal Heroes Cover art

Reincarnation

1997 Void Cover art

Revengia

2007 Eraser Cover art

Ritual Carnage

2005 I, Infidel Artwork

Rusty Eye

2009 Possessor Cover art

Saviours

2008 Into Abaddon Cover artwork

SpeedFreaks

2009 Survive Artwork

Summon

2005 Fallen Cover art

Swordmaster

1998 Deathraider (EP) Cover art (as "Petagno")

The Black Dahlia Murder

2009 Majesty (Video) Artwork

Thorium

2000 Ocean of Blasphemy Cover art

Tyrant

2002 Legend Cover art, Layout (as "Petagno")

Ultimatium

2008 Hwainoo Cover art

Unlord

1997 Schwarzwald Cover art
2000 Gladiator Cover art
2002 Lord of Beneath Artwork

Vader

2014 Tibi et Igni Cover art
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