In The MarginsNotebook7 OF 35
James Hetfield's personal notebook containing lyrics, conceptual brainstorms, and musical notations to support the writing of The Black Album, circa 1990. The simple Mead design is decorated with a misspelled band logo and a "Scary Guy." The following Black Box artifact entries detail pages from this notebook that show James' process of creating visual references to explore lyrical themes.
From the Collection of James Hetfield