Brian Roettinger has been nominated for a Grammy for his work on the No Age 'Nouns' CD and LP, as Best Recording Package. Metallica's new album is a disappointment too because of the flashes of throw-back brilliance mixed in with these cringy 'heavy groove' riffs.

Here's the Grammy Site
>> Category 88
>> Best Recording Package
>> * Death Magnetic
>> Bruce Duckworth, Sarah Moffatt & David Turner, art directors (Metallica)
>> [Warner Bros.]
>> * Hawk Nelson...Is My Friend!
>> Don Clark, art director (Hawk Nelson)
>> [BEC Recordings]
>> * Nouns
>> No Age & Brian Roettinger, art directors (No Age)
>> [Sub Pop]
>> * Radio Retaliation
>> Neal Ashby, Matthew Curry & Patrick Donohue, art directors (Thievery Corporation)
>> [ESL Music]
>> * Summer Rains
>> Amanda Barrett, Abby DeWald, Renee Jablow & Rick Whitmore, art directors (The Ditty Bops)
>> [The Green Witch Society]

ANd check out Brian's site - Hand Held Heart

posted by kramer at 6:07 PM