Art and Design for Music. Designer of iconic album covers and music-related graphics.




Squaring the Circle

So, if you haven’t had enough in these posts about Hipgnosis, the design group-cum-art house begun by Storm Thorgerson and Aubrey ‘Po’ Powell, – where I began my own career… Read More →

The Art of Hipgnosis

A fantastic new exhibition opened on 19 January at the iconic, highly colourful post-modernist Groninger Museum in Groningen in the northern Netherlands. The Art of Hipgnosis is a celebration of… Read More →

Goodbye Milton Glaser

When I was in my late teens, contemplating art school as the first step forward in my search for something I could make a living from and that I really… Read More →

Art in the Churches

I was up in North Yorkshire last week hoping to walk the fells around Hubberholme and Yockenthwaite in upper Langstrothdale as I had done the year before. Sadly this year… Read More →

When Derek and Paul met Harrold

Derek Taylor was the press officer for The Beatles in 1964 and toured with them on their first visit to America, later working for their organisation Apple Corps in London.… Read More →

Record Store Day 2018

Record Store Day began back in 2007 as an annual event held on one Saturday in April each year to, quote, ‘celebrate the culture of the independently owned record store’.… Read More →