The Decemberists. The Black Keys. Phish. They all have one thing in common: Nate Duval. A former ad guy, Duval left Madison Ave. to focus on what he loves: music. Knowing he’d never be a rock star didn’t discourage Duval from joining the community as a “gigposter” illustrator. His hyper-detailed style features bright colors, geometric shapes, and often an animal or two. By following his passion, he now boasts his own fan base of music lovers, art aficionados and ad folks alike.

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