Inked Out: Handsome Devil Tattoo Company

Growing up in Saddle Brook, NJ, the only place we knew of to get tattoos was Shotsie’s in Wayne, NJ or Screamin’ Ink in Fair Lawn, NJ. Not in a million years did I ever think that I would see a tattoo shop in my hometown. Well, I guess a …

by   |  01/07/2015  |  Comments Off on Inked Out: Handsome Devil Tattoo Company

Inked Out: Frequency Tattoo Company

My fiancée and I were visiting some friends in the Manayunk area of Philadelphia. For those of you not familiar, it’s an area of Philly that has become very trendy like a Hoboken or a Williamsburg, Brooklyn-type of area with young hipsters living there and renting these luxurious apartments. In …

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Inked Out: Watchung Custom Tattoo

It’s been a while since I visited a shop in North Jersey, but when I heard that Watchung Custom Tattoo reopened its doors, I had to pay them a visit. So, I took a ride out to beautiful Watchung, NJ and pulled up to 700 Somerset Street. I walked up …

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Inked Out: New Jersey Tattoo And Music Festival

Every September, one event that I look forward to is Mario Barth’s Inked Out Tattoo and Music Festival. Yeah, the name of the festival is the same as my column, but it is what it is, right? Anyway, it’s one of the conventions that I actually look forward to because …

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Inked Out: Grace Tattoo

Okay, I’m not sure how we landed in Phoenixville, PA, but my fiancée and I attended some sort of Travel Expo at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center at Oaks about a month ago. On our way home, we took a wrong turn and ended up getting lost in downtown Phoenixville. …

by   |  08/06/2014  |  Comments Off on Inked Out: Grace Tattoo

Inked Out: Voodoo Monkey Tattoo

I recently had to head north to Cleveland, Ohio, the home of the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame for a conference, and I decided to stay for a long weekend with my fiancée. After visiting the Hall Of Fame a few times and the Christmas Story house once, we …

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Inked Out: Tattoo Mafia

Well, I was supposed to interview SallyAnn Salsano, executive producer for the show Tattoo Nightmares, for this month’s issue, but since we couldn’t connect, I’ll work on having her interview for next month’s issue of Inked Out. She has a ton of great things and new shows happening …

by   |  06/04/2014  |  Comments Off on Inked Out: Tattoo Mafia

Inked Out: Fine Line Tattoo Company

As I continue my tour of some of the most historical places in America, I also continue my tour of some of the coolest tattoo parlors that these cities have to offer. Let me start by saying that if you haven’t visited Gettysburg, PA, I highly recommend it. It’s drivable …

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Inked Out: Fatty’s Custom Tattooz

Anyone who’s read this column before knows that whenever I travel to various places around the U.S., I like to check out tattoo shops in the area that I’m visiting. A couple of months ago, my fiancée and I took a long weekend trip to the U.S. capital, Washington D.C., …

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Inked Out: Philadelphia Tattoo Convention

This month, I decided to feature the Philadelphia Tattoo Convention since it was my first time attending the Philly version of the largest tattoo gathering on earth. I normally go to the one that Mario Barth puts on in Secaucus, NJ in September or the big NYC one that happens …

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