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6. Dead Kennedys

Jello Biafra’s vision for the Dead Kennedys logo was straightforward: It needed to be so simple that it could be recreated anywhere by anyone regardless of talent and quickly. Rendered in four simple lines forming the letters “DK” by artist and co-conspirator Winston Smith, who contributed artwork to several of the band’s album sleeves, the result was bold, confrontational, and easy to scrawl.

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