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September 2012



Gerard Huerta Interview: The Man Behind the Logos

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Gerard Huerta

A graduate of Art Center College of Design, California native Gerard Huerta is a designer of letter forms. He began his career at CBS Records in New York designing album covers, letter forms and logos for Ted Nugent, Blue Oyster Cult, Rick Derringer, Bob Dylan, The Isley Brothers, Harold Melvin and The Blue Notes, George Benson, Stephen Stills, The Charlie Daniels Band and others. After leaving CBS, Huerta designed lettering for AC/DC’s High Voltage and Let There Be Rock albums, the latter being adopted for the new iconic AC/DC lightning bolt logo. He also designed logos and covers for Foreigner, […]