Eric Chakeen is the 23-year-old photographer behind Cults’ debut album cover depicting singer Madeline Follin and guitarist Brian Oblivion in the throes of some serious hair tossing. A longtime friend of the band, Chakeen shares some of his favorite off-the-cuff snapshots of the duo—and the memories behind them.
”I think this was taken on 2nd Ave in the East Village. At the time I
was sleeping on Maddie and Brian’s couch. We all woke up and went for
coffee before they went to record. I like that I caught them looking