by Ed Tucker in New Illustration on Wednesday 5 September 2012

Baroness have a fantastic, and decidedly less metal, new album out, and recently hit the headlines here in England when their tour bus fell 30ft from a viaduct in a terrible accident. But what’s really catching my attention at the moment is the glorious artwork of singer John Baizley – bringing to mind a darker, more psychedelic Mucha – beautiful, intricate and intriguing.