The 28 year old lead vocalist, guitarist, and principal songwriter of the English indie rock band Arctic Monkeys is photographed by Simon Emmett. (source)
Nadav Kander photographed the image. (source)
Happy 15th anniversary Nylon! (source)
Click here to view last year cover featuring Hayley Williams, here to view 2012 cover featuring Freida Pinto, here for 2011 covers with Abbie Cornish, Emily Browning, Jamie Chung, Jena Malone and Vanessa Hudgens, and here for 2010 cover with Zoe Saldana.
Marcin Tyszka photographed the model for the cover. (source)