For the music producer EARMONSTER.
The original logo I was redesigning:
The client is a science fiction fan & grew up in the 90s so it seemed like it might be fun to try using something that resonated with that as well as the client’s name – like a Yeerk from Animorphs. Here’s the sketch:
Version 1 (drew everything in Flash except speakers which were rendered in Maya and image traced in Illustrator):
The client then wanted a text component:
And then wanted the text in the body of the monster (final):