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The show is much more than just the 400 handpicked, pioneering tattoo artists from studios around the global.
Renowned attendees include Nikko Hurtado – famed for his realism work and tattooing Cheryl Cole’s buttocks. Plus female tattooists, who are considered at the forefront of this vocation such as Madame Lazonga, – the first lady of tattooing who will be appearing at the show. Legendary artist, Mark Mahoney who has inked high-profile clients from David Beckham to Johnny Depp at this LA studio, will be joining the distinguished judging panel at the daily tattoo competitions.
Live music comes from Britain’s legendary psychobilly band King Kurt, psychedelia and blues from The Groundhogs and support from Irish rockers Neck and Welsh sensation, Henry’s Funeral Shoe. The Roadhouse stagewill be showcasing the best blues from artists such as Big Joe Bone, John Fairhurst, known as the ‘Wigan Jimi Hendrix’, John Crampton providing some foot-stomping tunes. Scorching performances come from The Fuel Girls and PyroHex with their daily pyro and aerial shows.
An exclusive world premiere screening of award winning doco- Mamma Vita Mia- where former members of the Camorra talk about how a bad lifetime is inked onto their bodies in a range of body art born in the violent slums of Naples.
Film trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DZwH3Rx1vTs
Plus a chance to win custom Gretsch Guitar (one-off Streamliner G2622 mode), with exclusive artwork by talented tattoo artist Alix Ge – all proceeds raised benefitting The Teenage Cancer Trust.