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Tattoo Talk: Dead Eyes Bassist Eric Rembecki Discusses Meaningful Ink and Getting His Shoulder Blade Done
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Christopher Gonda on Dec 16, 2016
With all the hype surrounding the forthcoming album by Lancaster, PA-based hard rock fivesome, Dead Eyes, we caught up with bassist Eric Rembecki for a chat about tattoos!
Tattoo Talk: Workhorse III Drummer Eric Perfect Talks KISS Ink and His Own "Kadillac Tattoo" Shops
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Christopher Gonda on Nov 24, 2016
Eric Perfect, drummer for Philadelphia, PA's rock trio Workhorse III, is also an ink master with his own shop, so, naturally we flipped him our "Tattoo Talk" interview!
Tattoo Talk: Project 86 Frontman Andrew Schwab on Painful Tattoos, Guy Fawkes Ink and Designing Tattoos
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Christopher Gonda on Oct 31, 2016
In the latest of our series, we talk to Andrew Schwab, frontman with Orange County hard rockers Project 86 about his ink, painful tattoos and Guy Fawkes.
Tattoo Talk: Blackfoot Founder and Lynyrd Skynyrd Guitarist Rickey Medlock Discusses His Awesome Native American-Themed Ink
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Christopher Gonda on Aug 17, 2016
We flipped our Tattoo Talk segment to Rickey Medlock, Blackfoot founder and current Lynyrd Skynyrd lead guitarist, and learned about some of his incredible Native American-themed ink!
Tattoo Talk: Red Sun Rising Members Discuss Their First, Fave, Most Painful and Meaningful Ink
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Christopher Gonda on Aug 03, 2016
We caught up via email with Akron, Ohio-based Razor & Tie rockers Red Sun Rising to talk tattoos! Check what Mike Protich (vocals, guitar) and Dave McGarry (guitar) had to say about some of their fave ink.
Tattoo Talk: MINDSCAR Guitarist and Vocalist Richie Brown (ex-Trivium) Shows off Some Seriously Impressive Ink
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Curtis Dewar on Jun 06, 2016
Guitarist and vocalist Richie Brown (ex-Trivium), of Orlando tech-death masters MINDSCAR, took time out of his busy schedule to discuss with us his many awesome tattoos.
Tattoo Talk: All Hail The Yeti Frontman Connor Garrity Discusses His Love of Ink and Own Shop Timeless Tattoo
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Aaron Willschick on May 19, 2016
Connor Garrity, frontman for All Hail The Yeti, talks tattoos, his own tattoo parlor Timeless Tattoo and his favorite tattoo of all.
Tattoo Talk: Atala Frontman Kyle Stratton and Drummer Jeff Tedtaotao Share Stories Behind Their Ink and More
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Christopher Gonda on Apr 02, 2016
Twentynine Palms, CA desert rock trio Atala have a album, Shaman's Path of the Serpent, drawing nearer so we chatted with frontman Kyle Stratton and drummer Jeff Tedtaotao about tattoos!
Tattoo Talk: Daemona Lead Singer Nina "The Cuntess" Pain Discusses Tattoo Removal and the Seal of Lucifer
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Curtis Dewar on Mar 17, 2016
Tattoo Talk interview with Nina "The Cuntess" Pain, vocalist for UK death metal band Daemona.
Tattoo Talk: Asheira fromtwoman Ashley "Asheira" Pereira Shares Stories Behind Some of Her Favourite Ink
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Christopher Gonda on Feb 22, 2016
We checked in with musician and actress Ashley "Asheira" Pereira, frontwoman for East Nashville, TN-based rockers Asheira, and she was kind enough to help us understand the stories behind some of her ink.
Tattoo Talk: Abhorrent Deformity Vocalist Mark de Gruchy and Guitarist Jason Keating Discuss Their Ink
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Christopher Gonda on Nov 15, 2015
Abhorrent Deformity is a brutal death metal quartet that hails from Kings Mountain, NC which, on October 30th, 2015, released their debut album, Entity of Malevolence, via Comatose Music.
Tattoo Talk: Culture Killer Guitarist Collin Townsend Discusses His First Tattoo and Meaning Behind Some of His Ink
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Christopher Gonda on Nov 04, 2015
We checked in with Collin Townsend, guitarist for the Daytona Beach, FL-based 5-piece Metal Blade Records metal band Culture Killer, who was kind enough to talk tattoos with us!
Tattoo Talk: Cambion Frontman Elliott Alderman-Broom Discusses Some of His Ink Including His Extensive Sleeves
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Christopher Gonda on Oct 19, 2015
Recently, we chatted about tattoos with Elliott Alderman-Broom, frontman for the technical/progressive metal band Cambion. Check out what he had to say!
Tattoo Talk: Bad Seed Rising Vocalist Francheska Pastor Discusses First Tattoo and Portrait of Her "Mom," Rihanna
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Christopher Gonda on Aug 19, 2015
We checked in with Francheska Pastor, lead singer of Baltimore, Maryland quartet Bad Seed Rising, to talk a bit about tattoos including a portrait of her "Mom," Rihanna.
Tattoo Talk: Moonshine Bandits (Bird and Tex) Talk First, Fave, Upcoming, and Even Fan Ink!
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Christopher Gonda on Jul 30, 2015
California's country meets hip-hop rebels, Moonshine Bandits, released their latest album, the 15-track Blacked Out, on July 17th, 2015. Check out our Tattoo Talk!
Tattoo Talk: Terror Drummer Nick Jett Discusses First, Favourite, Fan, and Face Tattoos!
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Christopher Gonda on Jul 08, 2015
Ahead of the August 7th release of their new hardcore-loaded album, The 25th Hour, we asked Terror drummer Nick Jett about some of his tattoos.
Tattoo Talk: December In Red Bassist Colbey Schnelle Discusses His Shop Timeless Tattoo, Sentimental Sleeve, and Nikola Tesla Portrait
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Christopher Gonda on Mar 31, 2015
We chatted with Colbey Schnelle, bass player for the hard rock/metal band December in Red, about his own shop in Monroe, WA, Timeless Tattoo, and much more.
Tattoo Talk: Lancer Vocalist Isak Stenvall Discusses Some of His First, Favourite, and Regretted Ink
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Christopher Gonda on Mar 25, 2015
Recently, we spoke with Isak Stenvall, vocalist for the Karlstad, Sweden-based metal quintet Lancer, about some of his favourite tattoos, artists, and more.
Tattoo Talk: Sons Of Texas Bassist Nick Villarreal on His Jessica Rabbit, Drooling Unicorn, and "Stay Positive" Ink
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Christopher Gonda on Feb 16, 2015
We caught up with Sons of Texas bassist Nick Villarreal to learn a bit more about the band and, of course, talk tattoos!
Tattoo Talk: Connor Garrity, Vocalist For All Hail The Yeti, Talks About His Early Introduction to Tattooing
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Graham Finney on Feb 11, 2015
Connor Garrity, frontman for All Hail The Yeti, talks tattoo mistakes, his parents encouragement and his early introduction to the world of tattooing.
Tattoo Talk: 18th & Addison Vocalist and Guitarist Kait DiBenedetto Talks Pending, Painful and Regretful Ink; Plus Pat Sheridan from Fit For An Autopsy
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Christopher Gonda on Jan 28, 2015
DiBenedetto and bandmate Tom Kunzman formed 18th & Addison in November of 2013 and released their debut album Little Parasites on January 20th, 2015.
Tattoo Talk: Cognizance Bassist Philip Archbold Talks Castles, Bong Moths, and His Future Ink
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Christopher Gonda on Jan 07, 2015
We spoke about tattoos, via email, with Philip Archbold, bassist for the up-and-coming Yorkshire, England-based metal band, Cognizance.
Tattoo Talk: Wounds Guitarist James Coogan on His Near-Fatal Fall, Some Bad-Ass Scars, Marilyn Manson and Other Dope Ink
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Christopher Gonda on Dec 03, 2014
Wounds, a Dublin, Ireland-based hard rock quartet whose debut album, Die Young, was released on November 24, 2014 via Razor & Tie. While the band is currently touring North America we managed to check in with James Coogan. The band is heating up quic…
Tattoo Talk: Solo Artist Nick Thomas (and The Spill Canvas Lead Singer) Discusses Some of His Tattoos
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Bruce Moore on Nov 06, 2014
Released on June 24, 2014, the 10-song album Shadowars is Nick Thomas' debut solo LP. If the name sounds familiar, it should! Thomas has made a name for himself as the lead singer for the acoustic indie rock band, The Spill Canvas. Well, to help Thom…
Tattoo Talk: Finch Drummer Alexander James Pappas Talks Pac-Man, M.C. Escher and Painful Ink
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Christopher Gonda on Oct 21, 2014
We recently checked in with Finch drummer Alexander James Pappas. Why you ask? Well it's pretty simple... the renowned rock band released their new studio album, Back To Oblivion, on September 30th via Razor & Tie and we want to help spread the news!…
Tattoo Talk: Osmium Guillotine Lead Guitar Lance Steele on His "Eddie" Tat, Band Logos, and Full Sleeve
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Christopher Gonda on Sep 11, 2014
Heavy metal troop Osmium Guillotine released their debut self-titled album on June 6, 2014. Featuring 11 songs loaded with meaty metal, Osmium Guillotine was recorded and produced by Danny B at HVR Studios, Ipswich and released via MGR Records. You c…
Tattoo Talk: The Killing Lights Lead Singer Michael Orlando on His "The Lost Boys," Giant Crow, and Black Rose Ink
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Christopher Gonda on Sep 05, 2014
If you haven't already heard, The Killing Lights is the new, re-named project from Michael Orlando (a.k.a. Michael Vampire) of Vampires Everywhere! fame. The band's loyal following is excited for the group's new music, a taste of which they got with…
Tattoo Talk: Crucified Barbara Guitarist and Backing Vocalist Klara Force on the Meaning Behind Some of Her Ink
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Bruce Moore on Aug 28, 2014
Klara Force, guitarist and backing vocalist of the Swedish hard rock/metal act Crucified Barbara, recently took a moment to speak with us about her tattoos. The band is getting ready to release In the Red, their fourth full-length album and follow-up…
Tattoo Talk: In Search Of Sun Bassist Faz Couri on Chinese Lettering, Guinness, and Mechanical Spider Tats
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Bruce Moore on Aug 17, 2014
Faz Couri, bassist of the London-based hard rock act In Search Of Sun, recently took a moment to sit down and chat with me about his numerous tattoos. The band is preparing to drop their debut CD on October 7th and you can sample their rocking music…
Tattoo Talk: The Bushwick Hotel front man Gregory Ferreira Talks Tebori Tats, Tarantulas, and Spirit Animals
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Christopher Gonda on Aug 06, 2014
Brooklyn, New York rockers, The Bushwick Hotel, released their stomping new 7-song album, Graffiti of the Young Man's Mind, on November 19, 2013. Ever-since the band has been busting their asses to promote their new, dirty, blues-influenced recording…