Madness – Keith’s 12″ Collection
About this piece: “One Step Beyond” is the iconic debut album by British ska band Madness, released in 1979. This record encapsulates the vibrant spirit of the late 1970s ska revival in the UK. Featuring energetic brass sections, infectious rhythms, and the distinctive voice of frontman Suggs, it’s a timeless embodiment of the genre. The album’s title track, “One Step Beyond,” became a ska anthem, and other standout songs like “My Girl” and “Night Boat to Cairo” showcase Madness’s signature blend of ska, pop, and humor. The album’s distinctive cover art featuring the “Nutty Train” and the band’s quirky personas further cemented their place in music history. “One Step Beyond” is a cornerstone of the ska movement and remains a classic in the world of British music.
Part of a new collection of high quality Giclee prints. As a huge fan of the iconic artist Keith Haring, TBOY reimagined what it would be like if Keith had designed the artwork for some of the most influential albums ever made, Keith’s 12 inch collection was born! If you are interested in a particular Album that isn’t currently available please contact us regarding bespoke artwork.
Each album cover is giclee printed onto 300 gram Snowdon art paper and presented in a black fame. Signed and numbered with a certificate of authenticity.
Now available in a choice of sizes: Original 30.5cm (edition of 20), 60cm (edition of 10) and a 75cm version (edition of 5).
TBOY studied at Worthing college of art and design, first in fine art and then continuing on to 3D design. Influenced by iconic people , music, gaming and moments in time, TBOY’s work has sold all over the world. His work has been exhibited in London, Manchester, Brighton and New York. TBOY is obsessed with detail and finish in his work and likes to mix thought provoking messages and humour with an increasing focus on one off and limited runs.
Size and Edition:
12in (30.5cm) edition of 20
23.6in (60cm) edition of 10
29.5in (75cm) edition of 5
(For confirmation of the Edition number, please contact the Gallery for further information).