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I will not front – I am a huge fan of the Vice series NEEDLES & PINS, especially the latest episode that focuses on Gang Tattoos in LA. What makes this doc even more special is that much of it was focused on my old hood Venice, CA, and my homie’s rad

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Darkadya is a multi-volume book series that focuses on dark, esoteric and occult artists across the globe. The series provides a high quality, physical platform for the artists to share and promote their works and is currently looking for new artists to feature. The book series is run by Haze,

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One of my current favorite tattooists on the planet is Gustavo Martinez of Temple Tattoo in Oakland, Ca. I can only dream of one day getting him to do a piece for me, so for right now I am left with checking out his instagram. What I dig so much

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Someone told me yesterday morning that after years of working at a tattoo shop and having professional artists ink their body, they had decided to get more “shitty punk tattoos.” Just to balance things out. So, if you are reading this, homie, I have some inspiration for your next few

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I love black work tattoos, but the Brutal Black project takes black work to the next level. I am not joking when I say this is extreme tattooing with extreme amounts of pain. Check out this new Vice documentary “The Brutal Tattoo Ritual Built on Pain” that breaks down this rad

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Alex Matus is a traveling tattoo artist who is marking people with her stunning, dreamy, cosmic artwork as she makes her way around the continent in her van. Her inspiration is equal parts desert shaman and Judas Priest, making for a heady mix of psychedelic and raw power. She works

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