When singer-bassist Mlny Parsonz isn't rattling venues around the country with her Atlanta-based band Royal Thunder, you can find her cutting through the Georgia countryside on her Harley-Davidson Sportster Forty-Eight. This past fall, photographer Travis Shinn met up with Parsonz in her hometown of Decatur and joined her on a ride through her favorite back roads. Scroll through the gallery of shots from that ride below.
Riding Harleys With Royal Thunder: Portraits From the Road
Mlny Parsonz swaps her bass for a motorcycle, leads us on a tour of her favorite Georgia back roads
Graphic designer P.R. Brown fakes his way into Manson's heart
Painter Don Brautigam pulls the strings on band's first multiplatinum masterpiece
Guitarist talks indelible love of AC/DC, Gene Simmons, Dimebag, more
Hardcore band has created a world all their own based on classic hardcore and rap design
From poverty-stricken childhood in Medellín to becoming 'Thrasher' Skater of the Year
Riley Hawk, Jamie Foy, Cole Wilson and more
Plus, why it's not fun to "hang out with a dude who is actually Satanic"
"Metal is such a good release of stress and anger. Black metal puts me in a total Zen state."