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Today we’re excited to announce a new series of artist curated mixtapes, and we’re kicking off with spectacular Vancouver-based tattooist The Blvck Mamba. They’ve put together a playlist that you’re going to want on repeat, and after you’ve seen their tattoo work below you’re going to want to make your

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Both Meghan and I are HUGE fans of occult blackwork tattoos. We have been lucky enough to be tattooed by people we have mad respect for as friends and tattooists. I really dig instagram for the way it has allowed me to find out about tattoo artists from around the

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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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“Mankind is poised midway between the gods and the beasts.” This quote from Egyptian philosopher Plotinus comes to my mind when I look at the work of Italian tattooist Ruco. He free hands the most beautiful and wild blackwork tattoos, imagery that looks straight out of a medieval manuscript. Beasts, demons

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Last year we featured the work Rob Borbas and his UNREAL tattoos. A year later, we are featuring him again because has continued to create some of the most amazingly evil tattoos we have ever seen. Check out what I wrote last year, but also peep his new work which

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Deep, rich shading; subtly nuanced dotwork; entrancing curves that breathe three-dimensional life into the designs; exquisite detail – these phrases define the flawless style of Kelly Violet, currently one of Europe’s most outstanding tattoo artists. For more than fifteen years, she has brought her unique vision to her art. Kelly

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