RIP GG Allin: 29 August 1956 – 28 June 1993

Video - RIP GG Allin: 29 August 1956 – 28 June 1993

On this day 19 years ago, GG Allin died of a heroin overdose. Probably my favourite performer of all time, GG was a complete maniac, out of control both on and off the stage. No one could be as hardcore,

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I Love Prison

This tattoo isn’t new – I did it last year – but realised I hadn’t posted about it directly before. I did it myself using a needle and thread and it took about 3 hours of patience to poke it

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Prison Tattoo Video

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Someone sent me this video via YouTube (@splattermac) because it made them “think of me”. It’s about 6 minutes long, but is well worth watching – it shows New York tattoo artist, Scott Campbell, making a prison-style tattoo machine and

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Russian Criminal Tattoo

I’ve been doing too many home tattoos on myself lately (3 in the last week). I started this skull on my thigh ages ago, but stopped as it wasn’t very good. Then a few days ago I decided to have

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Pirate Scar Tattoo

I’ve been a bit lazy with keeping this blog up-to-date recently, but that’s only because I’ve been so busy. I did find some time to etch a couple of new tattoos on myself though. I did them at midnight last

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How Not To Tattoo Yourself

So anyone reading this probably knows I’m a fan of the odd tattoo here and there, and that recently I’ve been doing a few of my own. The results have been mixed at best, but if you need a quick

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Tattoo Me, Tattoo You…

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Just a short one tonight/this morning. A random one. I love this clip. Blokes male-bonding. Not in a Jackass kind of way; no buggery involved here. Not tonight anyway. Bought a tattoo gun on ebay and away they go! They

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GG Allin Tattoo – Update

This tattoo didn’t heal too well in the end. Some body parts have a tendency to reject ink, and the heal is one of those spots. I’m one of those blokes who always wears socks too; I just can’t go

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New Tattoos 2011

I’ve been blogging for just over a year now and I’m coming close to 100 posts. One of my first blog posts last year, was a picture of my tattooed torso and it was very popular. I also stuck the

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Prison Tattoos (with Photoshop)

Around Xmas time last year I was playing around with Photoshop, and I put a load of tattoos on my skinny torso. This was like a blueprint of random ideas and the results can be seen below. Some of them

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