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INKED: How did tattooing become a part of your life? MARK MAHONEY: I used to hang around with a greaser gang in my neighborhood. We were in Massachusetts so tattooing was illegal, and the guys would go to Rhode Island… [ read more ]08/27/09
Mastodon – Reach For The Skye
Mastodon guitarist Brent Hinds wasn’t always on the highway to hell. For most of his childhood, Hinds went to Christian school and attended church every Sunday with his parents and older brother. Then he discovered rock ‘n’ roll, started playing… [ read more ]08/19/09
Q & A With Tom Gabel From Against Me!
By the time Tom Gabel created the band Against Me! at 17, the singer had already been arrested twice and inked more than once. He started the band alone with an acoustic guitar, playing on the streets of Naples, FL,… [ read more ]08/18/09
Blood on the Tracks
In the early ’90s, a group of motocross racers gave a middle finger to the bloated, corporate-run sport. Tired of being told what to do and how to act by the suits behind the scenes, this small pack of riders… [ read more ]08/07/09
Tokyo, Japan INK: Inkrat Tattoo, inkrattattoo.comAny Tokyo tattoo trip worth a rusty yen would include a Horimono hand-poke tattoo. Every year, countless ink enthusiasts make the pilgrimage to Japan in hope of experiencing the country’s traditional tattoo. On your trip… [ read more ]08/05/09
What makes the following 13 cities so charmed? They’re all home to drinking holes that get the Inked stamp of approval. Here, 39 spots where we’ll throw one (or more) back—in no particular order, because we don’t like ranking things…. [ read more ]08/05/09
“The thing about fads is that they’ll come and go,” says L.A.-via-Brooklyn jewelry maker Rich Sandomeno. “But I’m into shit that’s gonna last forever. Even the work boots I own have lasted me 15 years.” Whether it’s footwear, the engines… [ read more ]04/20/09