Breaking Artists Music Logo Design Contest

Breaking Artists Music has selected their winning logo design.

For $250 they received 220 designs from 39 different designers from around the world.
Contest
Logo Design Brief
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bsinger
United States

What We Do

Breaking Artist Music is going to be a multimedia web, tour, and TV show that highlights major label recording artists before they are bona fide celebrities. Think - VH1 Storytellers and Behind the Music.

Industry

Entertainment

Top Three Things to Communicate

#1 - Breaking Artists Music is highlighting UP and COMING MUSIC.
#2 - Breaking Artists Music is EXCITING.
#3 - Breaking Artists Music is COOL WITHOUT trying too hard.

Our Target Audience:

The target audience for the logo is the person who is sophisticated, loves music, frequents local Coffee houses, shops at Gap/J.Crew, and listens to John Mayer.

Color Preferences

blues, browns, maroon, just basically earth tones but if you have another idea for a color have at it.

Our Ideas and Additional Information:

Below please find 4 very helpful links in determining what we want our logo to achieve. Thank you for reading.

Look at the picture of Chris Daughtry and you will see the VH1 Unplugged Logo - We liked VH1's approach on this logo.
http://takeout.vh1.com/viewpromo.php?promo_id=1046

Artists Den Logo - We aren't in love with this logo but it's not a bad direction: http://www.theartistsden.com/

Madewell: This is a retail company but we liked the look and feel of their branding elements: http://www.madewell1937.com/2009/madewell_looks.html

JCrew Artist Campaign: Although these artists aren't musicians we liked the look and feel of this page: http://www.jcrew.com/AST/Navigation/openstudio.jsp

Themes

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Classic

Style

Pictorial Mark

Literal or representative imagery is used to symbolize the brand.
Abstract Mark

Abstract shapes and symbols convey an idea or feeling.
Letterform Mark

A monogram usually consisting of 1-3 letters.
Emblem

A badge that usually envelopes the logo
Character

A mascot represents the brand.
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Applications

Web
Print
Signs
Television
Clothing

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Discussion

Discussion

NancyCarterDesign
United States
Hello! Here are some hints for getting the most out of your contest:

~~ Rank designs daily -- this will encourage more participation.
~~ Ranking designs daily will also keep your contest from getting cluttered.
~~ The more feedback you provide, the better results you are going to see.
~~ Designers are not offended by "Not Interested"
~~ Over-use of "Not Interested" discourages participation.
~~ Ranking is a non-monitary means of showing apprecaition for designers hard work.
~~ Designers earn points for ranked designs. We like to earn points.

1st place - 50 points
2nd place - 20 points
3rd place - 10 points
4-6th place - 5 points
7-10 place - 3 points
10th on - 1 point

More detailed information on how to get the most out of your contest can be found here:
https://logotournament.com/forum/general_discussion/914

13 years ago
deux
Greece
Hey bsinger...
You can leave individual feedback/comments on designers entries... so... you can narrow down what you want and don't want/like/want to change.
13 years ago
mare.ingenii
India
Dear bsinger
You can leave any feedback - its help us better in understand your needs - thanks
13 years ago
mare.ingenii
India
no feedback . !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!?
13 years ago