Guy Featherstone

Electronic music can be a straight-faced business, but there’s a refreshingly playful edge to the artwork Guy Featherstone creates for Diagonal Records, the label co-founded by musician Oscar Powell. Here the pair discuss their approach and reveal how it has transferred to Powell’s new home at XLShit and Shine, Shit and Shine, EP 2013 (DIAG004) - Front coverShit and Shine, Shit and Shine, EP 2013 (DIAG004) - Back coverElon Katz, The Human Pet LP, 2016 (DIAG029). Photography: Katie Miller (front) and Alex Gitman (back)Shit and Shine LP cover designed by Guy Featherstone

Acid?! It’s one of my favourite words! Colour-wise and music-wise. It’s a great word – all our covers have a certain ‘acidity’

Russell Haswell, 37 Minute Workout, 2014 (DIAG007) - Front cover

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