ROC City Tattoo Expo 2013

By johndotcom  There are only two things you need to know about the ROC City Tattoo Expo... 1. If you are a tattooer, this show should be on your tat con list! 2. If you are a tattoo enthusiast, this show should be on your tat con list! Actually, there's more to it than

JTG: On the Road in Amsterdam and Beyond

By JTG After my time at Royal Tattoo in Denmark I headed to Amsterdam and The Amsterdam Tattoo Museum just a week before Christmas. Amsterdam is that city where for the first time in my life I felt like I could have died from partying. This was years ago: I remember

ROC City Tattoo Expo: On the Road in Rochester, NY

By John  ROC City (now in its third year) had some pretty stiff convention competiton last weekend... ROC City was one of three major US shows that weekend, including the biennial Green Bay show and Hell City PHX. However, despite these shows, a hurricane, an earthquake and whatever other acts of

Fresno Tattoo Convention: On the Road in California

By John This post will be much like the Fresno convention, short and sweet! The Fresno convention is one of those rare two-day  shows that has all the talent and pageantry of a three-day convention, without the Friday blues that many of us are accustomed to.  There are very few shows