In the wake of artist Prince's tragic death many fans came out to show tribute by tattooing Prince on their bodies. The images that fans sported of his life were portraits, song lyrics, imagery from famous songs and the Price symbol itself.
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Gone but not Forgotten!! - Tattoos are one of the most endearing ways to remember those we've lost and those who've had the greatest impact on our lives. The beginning of the year, particularly the first few weeks in January, are often used to reflect on the year that just
Rock music has played a huge role in the tattoo industry and community, so it’s only fitting we talk about the loss of one of rock’s most influential figureheads – Lemmy Kilmister.
Ian Fraser “Lemmy” Kilmister was born in England on December 24th, 1945. After being inspired and influenced by The
I remember seeing pictures of Isobel early in my tattooing career. World famous for the amount of total body coverage and photographed in every major tattoo magazine at the time. RIP, you trendsetter![divider]
Guinness World Records published with great sadness the passing of Isobel Varley earlier this year. Isobel was the iconic
By Durb Morrison
The tattoo world has lost one of its legendary writers and editors, Chris Pfouts. He was an author and editor who was dedicated to many things throughout his life, including the tattoo industry and community. He authored several books about his life experiences, interests and collections, including “Hula
(A letter to TAM)
My name is Tarrah Wray and I am writing you in regards to a tattooer from London, Ontario named Jason Wojceik, or ‘Addictive Jay’ as he’s also known. The point of my letter to you, is to respectfully request that Jay be featured in your magazine. He
The legendary artist Pinky Yun. I had the privilege of meeting Pinky on two occasions. Once was in the company of nearly 45 other tattoo artists who made the trip from a local convention. The other visit was by invitation of Don Ed hardy, a longtime friend of Pinky and
By Hunter Spanks
In an industry filled with clones, wannabes and egos, it is hard to find someone who stands a bit above the rest with his own swagger and style. On February 4th, 2011 the tattoo industry was dealt a blow with the loss of such