Hundreds of world-class tattoo artists. Thousands of fans. Untold gallons of ink. Travis Barker presents MUSINK completed its 10th annual festivities with 20,000 in attendance over a monster weekend of performances from California punk legends including Bad Religion, NOFX, Pennywise, plus The Used, Glassjaw, Goldfinger (with special guest Travis Barker on drums), and more.
The annual music festival and tattoo convention featured daily tattoo contests, the Low ‘N’ Slow Car Show (presented by Travis Barker’s Famous Stars and Straps and Tribal Streetwear), a vendor village, the Miss MUSINK competition, and one of the world’s biggest gatherings of elite tattoo artists March 17, 18 & 19 at the OC Fair & Event Center in Costa Mesa, CA.
The full music lineup for MUSINK 2017 included NOFX, The Used, Bad Religion, Pennywise, The Vandals, Glassjaw, Goldfinger, Lagwagon, Story of the Year, Swingin’ Utters, Unwritten Law, Hell or Highwater, and A Wilhelm Scream.
Hundreds of tattoo artists were hard at work all weekend in two tattoo halls, including featured artists Robert Atkinson, Jack Rudy, Nikko Hurtado, Little Linda, Juan Puente, Small Paul Stottler, Yushi Holie Glory, Marc Jackson, Fabian Iezzi, Franco Vescovi, Baba, Eddie Tana, Gold Rush Tattoo, Corey Miller, Britton McFetridge, Freddy Negrete, Alex Trufant, Charlie Roberts, Eric Gonzalez, Chuey Quintanar, Norm, Big Sleeps, Frank Whittington, Shawn Barber, Kim Saigh, Lynn King, Big Gus, Bob Tyrrell, Rich Pineda, Julius Vargas, Steve Schultz, Gary Elsworth, Brian Gonzalez, Carlos Macias, Tattoo Louie, John Caleb, Mando Islas, London Reese, Josh Woods, Chris Earl and many more.
MUSINK 2017 was produced by Bill Hardie, Travis Barker, John Reese, and Sean Akhavan. MUSINK partners included: Rockstar Energy Drink, DIXXON Flannel Company, Golden Crown Barber Shop, Famous Stars and Straps, Johnny’s Saloon, Tecate, Deep Eddy Vodka, Weinerschnitzel, Naked Juice, Cosmic Fog, Sullen, Second Floor, and Bishop Rotary.