Masked men compel intrigue and MF Doom has done exactly that his entire career. The mask is synonymous with his well storied career and yet so little is known about it. Well, I’ve wondered, and now I know, the man behind the mask is Blake Lethem who worked with the Villain to design his first and second disguises.
This video interview with the Brooklyn based designer delves into the origins of the masqurade, and is a part of Frank151’s DOOM book.
Doom Tidbits for idiots
The “MF” stands for Metal Face
Throughout his career he has been accused of not showing up at his own shows, sending a double (his brother) as a stand-in