Ariana Grandes japanske '7 Rings'-tatovering betyder faktisk 'lille kulgrill'

Endnu en påmindelse om at du aldrig skal få lavet en tatovering på et sprog, du ikke selv forstår.


Et indblik i Japans hellige tatoveringskunst

Den japanske tatoveringslegende Horiyoshi den Tredje fortæller VICE om sit arbejde og tatoveringsfilosofier.


Fade Away: Saying Goodbye to Soulja Boy's Face Tattoos

In which Soulja Boy becomes a Soulja Man.


Travis Barker Tells Us the Story Behind Every Tattoo on His Body

We sat down with the Blink-182 man and picked out some of his best inks, unpacking each one to tell just a little of the story of Travis Barker’s life.


14 Corny-Ass Tattoos Drake Will Probably Get Soon

Drake's tattoos always mean something important. What subcultures and signifiers will he latch onto next?


I Travelled Through All of Europe to Have Frank Carter Tattoo Me

We had a long talk about art, love, and loss.


New Zealand's Top Tattoo Artists Talk About the Most Awkward Requests They've Gotten

"I remember this guy came into the studio with no tattoos and wanted a sperm coming out of each corner of his mouth."


Welcome to Fall with Threading's Shoegazing New Song "Candy Ghost"

Cooler weather means cooler music.


Hanging with the People Who Ritualistically Suspend Their Bodies from Hooks

VICE Serbia went to Rijeka, Croatia to explore the ancient art of using handmade hooks to pierce the skin as well as the city's tattoo and body modification scenes.


How Tattoos Can Ease the Emotional Pain of Self-Harm Scars

Instead of covering scars up with long sleeves, some choose to reclaim their scars or repurpose them into tattoos.


Meet the Girls Behind São Paulo's Female-Only Tattoo Shop

We talked with the shop's artists about how they got started, guys being jealous and their love of permanently marking people's bodies.