Alan Forbes

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Alan Forbes is a rock music poster artist. He developed the signature icon of The Black Crowes,[1] as well as posters, symbols and album artworks for many other bands, including Queens of the Stone Age, Rage Against the Machine, The Offspring, The White Stripes, AFI, Dinosaur Jr., The Misfits and Hard Working Americans. Examples include, the cover from the AFI album The Art of Drowning, The Pooh Sticks' The Great White Wonder[2] and Goldfinger's Goldfinger.[3]

He was born in Connecticut in 1967, and currently lives in San Francisco. Aside from his commercial work, he occasionally exhibits found sculptures.


  1. ^ "CHRIS ROBINSON OF THE BLACK CROWES". Songfacts. Songfacts®, LLC. Retrieved 22 October 2015. 
  2. ^ "Credits: The Great White Wonder". Allmusic. Retrieved 23 January 2011. 
  3. ^ Sherman, Maria (26 February 2016). "Goldfinger's Debut Album Turns 20: John Feldmann Reflects". Fuse. Fuse Networks, LLC. Retrieved 16 July 2016. 

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