The print has been researched and designed by myself. It is the result of several months of work and passion towards Manchester's unique music history. All the prints come hand-signed and they are carefully packed securely in postal tubes for safe and tracked delivery. -Alejandro De Luna
This is the only print you'll ever need when it comes to Manchester music. A unique and special piece for those who truly love Manchester music and a serious and exhaustive investigation of Manchester music history.
The print features more than 250 names across more than 20 genres, 7 decades, several record labels, key events and more.
★★★★★"Excellently researched and fantastically put together"
★★★★★ "Really interesting and informative. It grabs people’s attention. Everyone who has been to my house and seen it have stopped and studied for a while"
Besides being the hometown of local heroes likeJoy Division,The Fall,The Smiths,The Stone Roses, Oasisand the Courteeners, or legendary record labels like Factory Records, Manchester has one of the richest and most diverse music scenes in Britain. This print compiles all you need to know about Manchester music from the 50s to present times. With a clever design and glossary that allows the viewer to join dots and quickly identify and discover further details about artists, labels, genres, key people involved and more, the print includes:
More than 250 groups/artists associated with the Manchester music scene across genres like beat, post-punk, indie, experimental, hip hop, folk, jazz, alternative, electronica, soul and more.
All the Manchester groups/artists signed by labels by Factory, New Hormones, Rabid Records and more
The alleged attendees to the legendary Sex Pistols gig at the Free Trade Hall
Key events/ venues per decade
This print is the result of several months of research, fact checking and passion for one of the most prolific and influential scenes in British music. Preserve, discover and celebrate the Manchester music scene with this unique artwork.
My Bristol music history signed print exhaustively compiles more than 350 local artists/groups across more than 20 genres, 7 decades, important record labels, key music venues and more.
★★★★★ "Alejandro must have spent ages researching Bristol's music scene. What a masterpiece of conviction"
★★★★★ "A lovely well researched piece of art."
The artwork offers a comprehensive overview for those who love the music of Bristol and for those who want to know more about the rich and unique music history of the city of bass. From local punk heroes (The Cortinas, Vice Squad) to post-punk innovators (The Pop Group); from iconic sound systems (Enterprise, The Wild Bunch) to 'Bristol sound' pioneers (Massive Attack, Tricky, Portishead); and from drum and bass icons (Roni Size) to art punk revivalists (Idles) and much more.
The Liverpool music history print exhaustively compilesmore than 400 local artists/groups across more than 20 genres, 7 decades, several record labels, key venues and more. It is the ideal artwork for those who love Liverpool music and for those who want to know more about the colossal music history of Liverpool and Merseysidefrom the 50s to present times.
★★★★★"Brings back so many memories reading all the bands/ musicians names over the years & different genres! Liverpool truly is the capital of music."
The artwork features everything you need to know about Liverpool music: local pop idols(Cilla Black, Billy Fury),Merseybeat legends (Billy J. Kramer, Gerry & The Pacemakers),punk and post-punk pioneers(Spitfire Boys, Big in Japan),synth-pop and New Wave precursors(OMD, Wah!),local icons (Ian Broudie, Ian MacCulloch, Jayne Casey),classic soul bands(The Real Thing), indie heroes(The La's, The Coral)and Liverpool's new talents(She Drew The Gun, Tremz).
My popular Sheffield artwork exhaustively compiles more than 400 local artists / groups across more than 20 genres, 5 decades, local record labels, key venues and more.
★★★★★ "Brilliantly researched and a fantastic reminder of the massive cultural contribution that Sheffield has made to the global music industry"
★★★★★ "A one-stop print for pretty much all of Sheffield music history"
★★★★★ "If music in Sheffield means anything to you, you need this"
The artwork offers a comprehensive overview for those who love Sheffield music and for those who want to know more about the music history of the steel city that gave us Cabaret Voltaire, The Human League, Artery, Pulp, Longpigs, Richard Hawley, Heaven 17, Clock DVA, Moloko, Arctic Monkeys, Joe Cocker and much more.
My Leeds music history print exhaustively compiles more than 300 artists / bands across more than 15 genres, 5 decades, key local record labels, legendary venues and much more.
★★★★★ "This is amazing, the designer has paid so much attention to detail"
★★★★★ "Just beautifully designed and the depth of research is stunning"
The artwork offers a comprehensive overview for those who love Leeds music and for those who want to know more about the underrated music history of the city that gave usGang of Four, The Sisters of Mercy, The Wedding Present, The Mekons, Soft Celland much more.
A unique print that maps out the history and legacy of the New York music scene across proto-punk, punk, no wave, experimental, New York hardcore, thrash metal and hip hop from the late 60s to the late 90s.
The print includes genres like art rock, punk rock, hip hop, no wave, noise rock and more. Some of the New York groups and artists included areThe Velvet Underground, Television, Ramones, Patti Smith, Swans, Teenage Jesus & The Jerks, Sonic Youth, Agnostic Front, Cro-Mags, Public Enemy, Beastie Boys, DJ Kool Herc, Glenn Branca, Laurie Anderson, Anthrax, Nuclear Assault, The Notorious B.I.G. and NAS just to mention some.
The print featuresmore than 200 artists associated with the New York music scene across more than 10 genres. It also maps out key events, record labels, influential records, venues such as Max's Kansas City, CBGB, Mudd Club and A7 and much more.
My name is Alejandro De Luna, I am the one behind The Sense of Doubt, a one-man print studio where I design music history and cultural heritage wall art. My goal is to create well-researched, high-quality prints that attract immediate attention and that become talking points for years to come. I am deeply passionate about music history and this is reflected in my artworks.
Since 2010 I left my native Mexico City, travelled extensively and since then I've been living and working in Stockholm (Sweden), Hangzhou (China), London & Manchester (UK) and Berlin & Leipzig (Germany), where my print studio is currently based.
The prints are produced in small quantities and they are created and signed by myself. All sales are directly fulfilled from my home studio.