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InkSpot: Every Time I Die Vocalist Keith Buckley Shows Off His Favorite Tattoos

InkSpot: Every Time I Die Vocalist Keith Buckley Shows Off His Favorite Tattoos

Keith Buckley’s tattoos matche his personality. “I’m a complete scatterbrain,” confesses the vocalist of hardcore stalwarts Every Time I Die. “I guess that’s reflected in the idea that I have meaningless tattoos.” While Buckley’s tattoos may lack some meaning, his band’s most recent album, ‘From Parts Unknown,’ certainly doesn’t. “A lot of this album was […]

InkSpot: Madball Vocalist Freddy Cricien Shows Off His Favorite Tattoos

InkSpot: Madball Vocalist Freddy Cricien Shows Off His Favorite Tattoos

Freddy Cricien has been serving as the vocalist for New York hardcore stalwarts Madball for over two decades. In that time, he’s clearly accumulated many tattoos. Here, he shares his favorites with Revolver. Madball recently released its eighth studio album, ‘Hardcore Lives,’ and it features a slew of guests including Terror’s Scott Vogel, H2O’s Toby […]

InkSpot: Hank 3 Shows Off His 5 Favorite Punk/Metal Outlaw Tattoos

InkSpot: Hank 3 Shows Off His 5 Favorite Punk/Metal Outlaw Tattoos

Punk and country artist Hank 3 has been getting tattoos as far back as when he was living with his mom. But one tattoo the sometime Superjoint Ritual member will never forget getting is the goat-mule beast that artist Paul Booth placed on his left arm. “The night before, someone put a shot onstage, and […]

InkSpot: Carnifex Vocalist Scott Lewis Shows Off His Favorite Tattoos

InkSpot: Carnifex Vocalist Scott Lewis Shows Off His Favorite Tattoos

“I don’t get tattoos to present some image of myself to somebody else,” says Scott Lewis, vocalist for the deathcore group Carnifex. “They’re just for me, so they’re not gonna make sense to anybody but me.” Lewis is nevertheless happy to oblige us in talking about his ink, which he has been getting since he […]

InkSpot: Miss May I Frontman Levi Benton Shares His Favorite Tattoos

InkSpot: Miss May I Frontman Levi Benton Shares His Favorite Tattoos

When Miss May I formed in 2006, vocalist Levi Benton didn’t want tattoos. “I had the old mom-and-dad mindset, like, ‘I’ll ruin my life if I get tattoos,’” he says. “‘I don’t really need them.’” But all that changed when he saw himself on Headbangers Ball. “After I saw us on the TV, I was […]

InkSpot: The Winery Dogs’ Mike Portnoy Shows Off His Tattoos

InkSpot: The Winery Dogs’ Mike Portnoy Shows Off His Tattoos

Dream Theater cofounder, Avenged Sevenfold session player, and current Winery Dogs drummer Mike Portnoy waited until his early 20s to get his first ink—the Dream Theater logo on his left shoulder—which he got after the band signed its first record deal in 1988. Since then, the skinsman has countless other band tattoos, repping both groups […]

InkSpot: Pierce the Veil’s Mike Fuentes Shows Off His Favorite Tattoos

InkSpot: Pierce the Veil’s Mike Fuentes Shows Off His Favorite Tattoos

When he was 17 and still in high school, Pierce the Veil drummer Mike Fuentes got his first tattoo: a heart with an “X” through it, which was the logo of his first band, Underminded. From that point on, the San Diego native was hooked. Finishing high school and getting a job working at his […]

InkSpot: Black Veil Brides’ Andy Biersack Shows Off His Tattoos

InkSpot: Black Veil Brides’ Andy Biersack Shows Off His Tattoos

Black Veil Brides’ frontman Andy Biersack may have constructed an immaculately disheveled Mötley Crüe–meets-Kiss stage look, but his approach to tattoos is far less calculated. “I don’t pay too much attention, as you can see from all the random patchwork I’ve drunkenly got,” he says. “I’m not the guy with a bunch of great artwork. […]

InkSpot: Falling In Reverse’s Ronnie Radke Reveals His Favorite Tattoos

InkSpot: Falling In Reverse’s Ronnie Radke Reveals His Favorite Tattoos

He used to be an alcoholic and a drug addict. But following an 18-month jail sentence, Falling in Reverse frontman Ronnie Radke kicked all of his vices—except one. He’s still hooked on tattoos. Radke got his first, a microphone on his left arm, after his 18th birthday. “I’ve wanted to be a famous singer since […]