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Kira Lao Single Cover

Kira Lao Single Cover

This is the album cover for Russian group Kira Lao. The original name of the project was "Wolf's Milk" and they wanted the name to be clearly established though the illustration. Then, two weeks before production they changed the name for Kira Lao.
The image is hand-drawn and reflects on the brief - "all things that tell one about a forest; deers, animals; moody weather; atmosphere of waiting for something that's just about to happen".
The inside of the product - booklet and CD itself - are also decorated with hand-drawn illustration and type (even the song list is hand-written).
I think the images work good within the context: Kira Lao band's music is described as trip-hop, experimental folk, and psychedelic (with female vocalists).

Kira Lao Single Cover
Kira Lao Single Cover
Kira Lao Single Cover