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Saturday, July 31, 2010

SLASH Live in Singapore at Fort Canning Park

The man has tattoos and he is one of the best guitarists in the world. Some may argue that he is the best by far! Slash, formerly from Guns N' Roses, will be staging his first concert in Singapore on the 2nd of August at Fort Canning Park.

Slash is touring in support of his highly acclaimed recently released solo self-titled debut album. Slash’s touring band includes Alter Bridge’s Myles Kennedy (vocals), Bobby Schneck (guitar), Todd Kerns (bass) and Brent Fitz (drums).

Set to open for Slash are American progressive rockers Coheed And Cambria. Consisting of Claudio Sanchez (vocals & guitar), Travis Stever (guitar), Michael Todd (bass) and Chris Pennie (drums), the band recently released their fifth studio album Year Of The Black Rainbow.

Tickets for this once in a lifetime concert is available now at S$115.00 and S$125.00 on the event day. More information is available at the Official Slash Facebook event page.

Friday, July 30, 2010

Singfest 2010 at Fort Canning Park

Singfest is returning this year! In fact, it's happening next week from the 3rd to 5th August. That's three days of LIVE music by some of the hottest musical acts on this planet! We're talking Pop & Rock SUPERSTARS here!!!

Here is the line up for the three days...

Day One
Katy Perry
Tokio Hotel
Wonder Girls
The Like

Day Two
Kanye West
Kool & The Gang
Lupe Fiasco
Diane Birch
Jully Black

Day Three
The Smashing Pumpkins
Thirty Seconds To Mars
The Vines
Ian Brown
Hail The Villain

Tickets are priced at S$175 for standard entry per day but if you plan on attending all three days, it's S$348.00. There is also a 2 day package that's S$249.00 and a Party Pass for 4 people that sells for S$499.00!

For more information, visit or visit this page to purchase tickets!

Monday, July 19, 2010

Traditional Hand Tattoo

Here is another traditional hand tattoo done by Marc Pinto on Steven Partridge. Marc specializes in various forms of traditional tattoos and he used the Japanese 'Tebori' method for this tattoo.

If you would like a traditional hand tattoo or need more information about this ancient art form, email Marc at

Wednesday, July 7, 2010

Celebrities at Primitive Tattoo

Here are some of the celebrities that have dropped by to say hi or to get inked...

John Butler (American Australian musician)

Paulini Curuenavuli from Australian Idol

DJ Ric Robbins & Pop Superstar Kelly Clarkson

DJ Ric Robbins from Kelly Clarkson's tour band.

Singapore actor Pierre Png

Trace Cyrus (guitarist and vocalist - Metro Station)