[LA Weekly] Chef Jet Tila’s Coffin Knife Case: More Fun With Kitchen Gear
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[LA Weekly] Chef Jet Tila’s Coffin Knife Case: More Fun With Kitchen Gear

In every profession, you’ll find those who care about flaunting style on the job. Even the most mundane accessory is a chance to make a statement without words. Jonny “Coffin” Edwards, whom we profiled recently in the People issue, knows this well. Since the mid-’90s, his company Coffin Case has made coffin-shaped guitar cases that musicians — especially punk and metal rockers — adore for their anguished, anti-establishment connotations… Continue reading

[LA Weekly] Jonny Edwards: Ax in the Box
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[LA Weekly] Jonny Edwards: Ax in the Box

One of the fascinating Angelenos featured in L.A. Weekly’s People 2012 issue: When in character as his alter ego, Jonny Coffin, Jonny Edwards sports a black trench coat, gloves and a top hat. With his flowing dark hair, chiseled features and dramatic makeup, he exudes an aura of sinister mystery. Completing the look is his highly curious black guitar case, which is shaped like a coffin, made from wood and vinyl, and lined with plush velvet… Continue reading