ERIK DANIELSSON & WATAIN | UNION TRANSFER, PHILADELPHIA | JANUARY 8, 2015
Notes: Erik handing me my AAA pass for the opening night of the Black Metal Warfare tour of the U.S. featuring Mayhem, Watain & Revenge. Exciting things are bubbling underneath the surface, my friends.
I AM HERESY, THY WILL | Avondale, PA | November 24, 2013
Notes: The back cover photograph, sans typography, for I Am Heresy’s album, Thy Will, available now around the world.
Credits: Art direction, photography, design and layout by Tom Bejgrowicz for Man Alive Creative • Sculpture fabricated by Jeremy Waak • Photographic assistance by Kate Frese • Production coordination by Jennifer Martin & Rob Mayer • Shot on location at White Feather Farm
Still staining the brick it was originally painted on, “white only” marks the staircase to a former Ku Klux Klan meeting place above a long-defunct department store in Tarrant, AL – only 15 minutes north of Birmingham. The meeting place is now a recording studio and when the studio moved into the space, the walls were so badly stained with cigarette smoke that they exposed the unstained areas where frames and the chapter’s emblem were on the walls.
Winter & Co. Cigar Factory | Central PA | October 24, 2011
The building began making cigars in 1910 and was the last operational cigar factory in one of histories most prolific cigar-producing counties. At its height, they had 60 employees and produced millions of cigars each year.