January 2017, The Music issue
Our celebration of creativity in the music industry.
Features in the issue include:
CR's pick of the best cover art produced in 2016, the graphic artists, musicians and record labels behind them.
Stanley Donwood speaks to us about designing for Radiohead's album A Moon Shaped Pool.
We investigate the new generation of 'smart' speakers, linked to cloud-based streaming services is changing the way we listen to music. We speak to Tad Toulis, VP of Design at US audio brand Sonos, about designing such experiences
We look at Apple's approach to music in advertising.
We interview Cristobal Tapia de Veer about his work for Channel 4’s Humans, Utopia and National Treasure and feature film The Girl With All The Gifts.
Diagonal Records' Guy Featherstone speaks to us about designing playful artwork for electronic music.
CR's Mark Sinclair explores the world of post punk graphics.
Plus we take an exclusive peek inside the Trevor Key archive.