Ink Life Tattoo and Music Festival

Friday May 24, 2013

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401 Second Street NW
Albuquerque, NM 87102

Phone: 768-4575




Ragen St. Peter

Phone: 239-699-0913
Website: Click to Visit

Over 200 top artists and performances by Adam Gontier (formerly of Three Days Grace) and Everlast.

Ink Life Tattoo and Music Festival’s 2013 Tour returns to New Mexico on May 24th through the 26th Albuquerque, New Mexico. For the past three years the Ink Life Tour has brought a powerhouse of world-renowned tattooing artists together with professional body piercers, Billboard musical acts, emerging local bands and Vaudeville performers to create a thrilling, family-friendly event.Representing every tattooing style with over 200 tattoo artists including LA Ink’s Amy Nicoletto and SPIKE TV’s Inkmaster, Sarah Miller; the energy is high at Ink Life and the live entertainment rocks. The 2013 musical lineup includes a mix of bands, including Canadian rocker Adam Gontier, former lead singer and songwriter of Three Days Grace. Following his controversial split from the band earlier this year, Gontier will be performing live, in addition to Grammy-Award winning musician and songwriter Everlast.

Spectators will be wildly entertained with incredible human suspension show by Atzlan Arts, a King of the Roses live tattooing competition, crazy sideshow acts, and tattoo contests with free tattoos and prizes. For the ladies, grab your highest heels and don’t miss the sexy pin-up dress up contest, as the grand prize is a trophy, and a photo session with Inked Photography.Ink Life Tour is not the typical tattoo convention. It is artist-driven and caters to today's mainstream audience of tattoo enthusiasts, unveiling the latest tattoo trends from local and nationally acclaimed talent. Spectators will have the opportunity to get tattooed by some of the best artists from all over the world, all under one roof.At the New Mexico event, participating tattoo artists will compete for bragging rights and trophies in over 20 categories including Best of Show where the top artist receives an Ink Life Tour special edition Scream Guitar autographed by the headlining bands. Several national publications including Tattoo Magazine will be covering this exciting event and featuring winning artists in their upcoming issues.

The 2013 Ink Life Tour schedule also includes tour dates in the remaining cities:May 24-26 – Albuquerque, NMJuly 19-21 – El Paso, TX at the El Paso Coliseum August 23-25 – Longview, TX at the Maud Cobb Convention CenterSept 13-15 – Tulsa, OK September 27-29 – Tampa, FL Tickets for this event can be purchased at the gate.

To reserve a booth or for sponsorship, please visit us online at For more information, please call Ink Life Tour at (866) 935-1822 or e-mail at  Contact InformationRagen St. PeterInk Life Tour Tattoo and Music Festival 699-0913