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Q&A: Laura Jane Grace

July 7 2014

The frontwoman of Against Me! talks about her new place in the community, her latest album, and that new neck piece. The punker Laura Jane Grace is pretty sweet, in the sugar sense of the word. “I had Hershey’s Kisses… [ read more ]

Disappearing Ink

July 2 2014

When it comes to solving cold cases, tattoos can be more effective than DNA It was the ’80s in Kansas City, MO, and like many teens, sisters Stephanie, Alice, and Paula Beverly Davis were enamored of hot pink, lime green,… [ read more ]

Liner Notes

June 23 2014

Yelawolf: Out of the Box

June 16 2014

Listen to his new album or looks at his tattooed skin, and you’ll know Yelawolf, the rapper behind “Box Chevy V,” is a proud non-conformist. From the second he exploded onto the scene, Yelawaolf has presented the music industry with… [ read more ]

A Sailor’s Life

June 10 2014

The legend of tattooer Sailor Jerry Collins Long Before Norman “Sailor Jerry” Collins arrived on Honolulu Hotel Street and revolutionized tattooing, the man himself was forged in the blood and sweat of America at the turn of the century.  A… [ read more ]

Sasha

June 3 2014

There are some horrible things about Russia (see: human rights violations, the Crimean crisis, its treatment of Pussy Riot, hotel rooms at the Sochi Olympics), but that doesn’t mean Russians are evil. Take, for instance, Sasha Larina, who flew from… [ read more ]

Skylar Grey: Woodrat

May 27 2014

When Skylar Grey sings “Coming Home,” she isn’t talking about a mansion in the suburbs or a luxury apartment in the city. The Woodrat is talking about a cabin in the country. I’M COMING HOME/I’M COMING HOME/TELL THE WORLD I’M… [ read more ]

SuicideGirls Aussie Tour Diary

May 22 2014

Intimate snapshots from the Blackheart Burlesque tour by the SG founder. This spring the SuicideGirls: Blackheart Burlesque Tour went Down Under, crisscrossing the continent playing 7 major cities in 14 days. The girls shook the crowds with our tributes to… [ read more ]

Lord’s Eye | Chaos is Fun

May 12 2014

Over the course of a year, INKED will be serializing John Buffalo Mailer’s literary tattoo memoir. If you missed the first four installments, visit Lord’s Eye, Part 1, Lord’s Eye, Part 2, Lord’s Eye, Part 3, and Lord’s Eye, Part 4. PART 5… [ read more ]

ICON: Stefano Alcantara

April 25 2014

STÉFANO ALCÁNTARA Last Rites Tattoo Theater 325 W. 38th St. New York City 212-529-0666 stefanoalcantara.com GALLERY BELOW ARTICLE The tattooer without borders talks about the universality of art. Does this guy look familiar? If you’ve been to any tattoo convention… [ read more ]

Zombie Nation

April 23 2014

Lora Zombie’s works are a whirlwind of war, sex, and drugs with a touch of humor. When looking at a piece by Russian grunge artist Lora Zombie, you are struck with questions like, What? Why? and Where did this come… [ read more ]

Ashmore Bodiford

April 4 2014

ASHMORE BODIFORD The cofounder of Babes Ride Out is the queen of the road. “When you say ‘biker girl’ I picture Gemma from Sons of Anarchy, who doesn’t exist in real life—I hope,” says Ashmore Bodiford. “If people think that… [ read more ]