Cliff Burton

Cliff Burton

Band: Metallica.
Who: Bassplayer Cliff Burton.
On who: unknown.
Tattooed by: Mark from Classic Tattoo in Austin, Texas.

A portrait of the late Cliff Burton, Metallica’s bassplayer who will always be remembered for his excellent work on Kill ‘Em All, Ride The Lightning and Master Of Puppets. Cliff died on September 27, 1986 in an accident with Metallica’s tourbus, when the band was on tour in Sweden.

70000 Tons Of Metal

70000 Tons Of Metal
70000 Tons Of Metal

Festival: 70000 Tons Of Metal.
What: the logo.
On who: unknown.

70000 Tons Of Metal is “The World’s Biggest Floating Heavy Metal Festival”.
It’s an annual metal cruise, which usually takes place in January. The cruiseship goes from Florida to the Caribbean and back in five days, with about 40 bands all playing two shows on board of the ship. This fan had the festivals logo tattooed to commemorate his trip of a lifetime. Check it out at www.70000tons.com.

Pig Destroyer – Girl In The Slayer Jacket

Pig Destroyer - Girl In The Slayer Jacket

Band: Pig Destroyer.
What: Girl In The Slayer Jacket.
On who: Jamie.
Tattooed by: Dick Verdammt from Austin, Texas, at Classic Tattoo in San Marcos, Texas

This tattoo is loosely based around the lyrics to the song Girl In The Slayer Jacket, by American grindcore band Pig Destroyer, from their 2007 album Phantom Limb. It was done by tattoo artist Dick Verdammt from Austin, Texas. Check out more of his work at dickverdammt.com.