Sleep Union is a band made up of the guitarist and drummer from one of my favorite bands of all time, The North Atlantic. had a line in one of my favorite songs that goes “trains run their wheels out, chasing lonely tracks, and the lights from this city are all some people have”. The image of train wheels and tracks is born out of that line. Being as I was still forming my queer identity, I subtly placed two women’s legs in the bottom corner, facing each other as though in an embrace or kiss.
The Uncertain Sea had a running inside joke involving our bassist's hatred of cyclops. His favorite move at the time was Close Encounters of the 3rd kind, so we get a cyclops Richard Dryfoos floating over a mash potato Devil's Tower. This flyer was recognized in the Denver weekly paper, Westword as part of the “Our favorite poster of the week” series. You can read their take, here!