Following the release of a special collector's edition of Another Man featuring Kate Moss, the official S/S12 issue of Another Man hits the newstands, based on the modern gentleman traveller. Cover star Hollywood heartthrob Garrett Hedlund – the star of the long-awaited film adaptation of Jack Kerouac’s On The Road – is transformed into a 50s pin-up idol, shot in LA by photographer Alasdair McLellan and styled by creative director Alister Mackie. The actor discusses the legacy of Kerouac’s iconic road trip and his own journey of self-discovery with award winning writer Sean O'Hagan.
"Hollywood heartthrob Garrett Hedlund – the star of the long-awaited film adaptation of Jack Kerouac’s On The Road – is transformed into a 50s pin-up idol"
Inside the issue, veteran broadcaster Alan Whicker shares his secrets to travelling in style, artist Francesco Vezzoli talks living in hotel rooms and out of hand luggage, the world’s greatest living explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes reveals five things he won’t leave home without, Russell Brand pays homage to his literary hero Jack Kerouac, Lana Del Rey discusses her style icon Elvis Presley and science-fiction author Nick Sagan celebrates the dawn of space tourism. Elsewhere, designer Michael Costiff takes a whistlestop tour through his well-travelled life, My Own Private Idaho and River Phoenix are remembered, and it is revealed what really happened when John Lydon visited Jamaica in 1978.
For the issue's fashion stories, super-stylist Katy England heads to Arizona with photographer Niall O'Brien and muse/artist/musician William 'Wild Cat' Blanchard; Alasdair McLellan and Alister Mackie recapture the Summer of Love on a California beach; artist Jack Pierson hits the road to Palm Springs; Walter Pfieffer stays in Switzerland and brings the world to him. The issue's centrefold features Kate Moss, photographed by Nick Knight and styled by Alister Mackie.
Another Man for S/S12 is on sale from Friday 16 March.