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Foreigner Behind the Scenes

Exclusive photos from resurgent band’s 2013 World Tour Campaign shoot

Foreigner, Mick Jones, Kelly Hansen

Ian Witlen

On January 15th and 16th, Foreigner shot promotional material for their upcoming world tour. The band has been resurgent of late, with songs on the soundtracks of several films (including Rock of Ages and Magic Mike) sending their sales soaring. Here, Kelly Hansen relaxes while Mick Jones tries on his wardrobe options for the shoot.

Foreigner

Ian Witlen

Options

Mick Jones and Kelly Hansen patiently wait while their wardrobe options are being prepared during a production and styling meeting at their hotel the day before the shoot.

Foreigner

Ian Witlen

Impromptu jam

The band launches an impromptu jam session while everyone breaks for lunch. Any time they could find a few minutes free in the schedule, they'd play.

Foreigner

Ian Witlen

On camera

In order to give the band an idea of what the final images will look like, preview photos were streamed to an iPad for them to view as the shoot was taking place. Here, the band pauses to see what they look like on camera.

Mick Jones

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Gibson Les Paul

Production manager Steve Croxford helps Mick Jones strap up his Gibson Les Paul before heading into the studio to shoot some of his individual portraits.

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