“People say I’m terrible to work with and I imagine I am.”

The best album cover ever? The CD version of XTC’s Go2 album, originally designed by Storm Thorgerson and Hipgnosis in 1978
With last Sunday’s Observer came The Observer Book of Rock and Pop (seems like a lot of publications are giving away nice little booklets right now, ahem ahem). In it, readers were treated to Storm Thorgerson’s views on the role of the album cover designer (including the rather honest self-assessment above)…

DESIGNER

Worthing, West Sussex

INDUSTRIAL DESIGNER

Frome, Somerset

SENIOR DESIGNER

Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire