Tim “Ripper” Owens

Tim Owens

Artist: Tim Owens.
What: his cross symbol.
On who: Tim “Ripper” Owens himself.

Tim “Ripper” Owens became the singer in Judas Priest when Rob Halford left the band in the mid ’90s. After that, he sang with Iced Earth and Yngwie Malmsteen, and these days he does all sorts of things. His tattoo is that of his own cross-type logo, which can be found on his solorecord Play My Game and Beyond Fear’s debut album.

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The Big 4 on Charlie Benante

The Big 4

Event: The Big 4.
What: a plectrum with the Big 4 logo.
On who: Anthrax drummer Charlie Benante.

In 2010, the “big four” of thrashmetal (Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth and Anthrax) did a few shows together, and a dvd was filmed in Bulgaria. To commemorate these shows, Anthrax drummer Charlie Benante has a tattoo of the Big 4 plectrum.

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