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Lucero Talks to Jimmy Perlman About the Joys and Pains of Touring and Tattoos

Jimmy Perlman: At about what age did you realize that you wanted tattoos? And what was the impetus?

Ben Nichols: I was in high school. Turned 18 and went down to a crusty old biker’s tattoo shop on Asher Ave. in Little Rock, AR and picked some flash off the wall. That tattoo is now 19 years old and holding up fine… for better or worse.

Brain Venable: I never really did know for sure, Steve Lovett the singer for Raid “convinced” me to pawn my stereo and get the judge hammers with “stomp crew” around them when I was 18, after that I was hooked…

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