1. The “This is the name of our band” Shirt
Sometimes all you need to say is the band’s name. Maybe, just MAAAYYBEE throw in a picture.
2. The Tour Band Shirt
Tour shirts are where the entire industry began with the Led Zeppelin tours in the mid 70s and tour shirts remain a mainstay. Maybe the booth has a long line. Maybe you have to carry it around with you all night. But at the end you get a great band shirt to show the world you were there.
3. The Inside Joke Band Shirt
This Iggy Azalea shirt doesn’t even say her name… but it does have a great pic and lyrics any Iggy fan would recognize “F*ck Love, Give Me Diamonds!”
4. The Song Band Shirt
Recipe for turning a hit song into a hit shirt: 1. Write great song. 2. Make great video. 3. Take elements from song and video and make an awesome shirt.
5. The “This is a picture of our group” Band Shirt
Take a great pic of a great artist and make a great shirt.
6. The Vintage Band Shirt
Once a classic, always a classic. Whether an original or a reuissue there have been a ton of great band shirts made over the years.
7. The Fake Vintage Band Shirt
Here’s a secret: A lot of the vintage band shirts you see weren’t actually shirts! This bad boy for example is a reprint of a poster from some epic shows in the early 70s. But since Zep didn’t start making shirts until the mid 70s this bad boy isn’t a repro, just a cool shirt reminding you of a different era.
8. The Lets Print Everywhere Band Shirt
Why print only a few inches by a few inches when you can print all over every inch of the entire thing!?
9. The Scary/Skulls/Death Band Shirt
Skulls, Ravens AND the name Black Label Society? Don’t mess with anyone wearing this shirt!
10. The Logo Band Shirt
Use your iconic logo to create an iconic shirt!
11. The Album Cover Band Shirt
Take a shirt, and add an iconic album cover to it! If its a great album, its a great shirt.
12. The 2 Chainz “Two Chains” Band Shirt
Untouchably amazing and in a category all its own, this is the perfect shirt for 2 Chainz fans that can only afford one chain. Come on. How great is this?
Did we miss any? Let us know in the comments!