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Waldo Del Rocca: Four Weeks in Africa with Thomas Morgan and Shon Lindauer

By Waldo Del Rocca
Thomas Morgan (Spotlight Tattoo) and Shon Lindauer (formerly of Thicker Than Water) recently travelled to South Africa… The schedule: One week in Cape Town, one week in Durban, one  week in Johannesburg and then one last week back in Cape Town. Thomas and Shon got here on the 10th and 11th of June, for me this was some nerve wrecking stuff (only knowing them online, following and respecting their work) not knowing who they are, as reputation sometimes proceeds. I didn’t know what to expect…

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Tyler B. Murphy: Hand Poked Tattoos on Die Antwoord

By Tyler B. Murphy
My mate Ryan got stabbed in the back outside a bar in my old neighborhood. They snatched his friends handbag and left him thinking that he had been punched on his right shoulder-blade. Moments later as the blood cooled, he felt the wetness, and realised the truth behind the sharpened steel in the punch…

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Lighthouse Supply, Swimming with the Sharks

By Waldo Del Rocca

A couple of months ago I was speaking Seth (Ciferri) who put me in contact with Crash, I really wanted to get Tattoo Artist Magazine available here to South Africa  for the sheer quality of the publication and the content. Funny enough, couple of weeks later Kent contacted me and asked if I would be interested in reselling TAM through Lighthouse Supply.

I jumped straight on it and we worked something out and got the magazines down here. If that wasn’t rad enough, couple of weeks ago I got a e-mail from Kent asking if I wanted to write for TAM’s blog, I started laughing and honestly thought he was just messing with me…
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