Ray Price Capital City Bikefest 2016
This weekend was the 12th Annual Ray Price Capital City Bikefest in Downtown Raleigh. The tradition started back in 2003 when Clear Channel Entertainment and Curtis Media Group approached Ray Price to come up with a way to increase attendance at the TWC Pavilion at Walnut Creek (at that time it was called the Alltel Pavilion). Ray Price was able to sell out the venue and a Raleigh tradition was born.
Who was Ray Price? Ray Price was an American motorcycle drag racer, United States Air Force Veteran, and owner of Ray Price’s Harley-Davidson here in Raleigh, NC. Continue reading Ray Price Capital City Bikefest 2016
Tattoo Artist John Avanti
In this Artist Spotlight, we will take a look at the work of tattoo artist John Avanti of San Francisco, California. John tattoos out of a shop called Ocean Avenue Tattoo in the Ingleside Terraces section of San Francisco.
John started his career tattooing back in 2012 after helping his friend with the construction of the shop John would call home, Ocean Avenue Tattoo. Here is a sample of John’s artwork: Continue reading Tattoo Artist John Avanti San Francisco
Ami James and Tattoodo Releases Smartphone App
Tattoodo, a digital community for all things tattoo-related co-founded by world famous tattoo artist Ami James (who you may remember from Miami Ink), is announcing its mobile application launch on iOS and Android. Think of Tattoodo’s app as Pinterest’s badass cousin, where you can find the content you crave through categories and tags, and share and compare your own ink with others. You can also view the latest designs by renowned tattoo artists showcasing their albums and even get an inside look at their shops.
Tattoodo is essentially a one-stop tattoo shop for every ink addicts’ needs and already has a fanbase of over 13 million tattoo lovers so users can find the inspiration they’re looking for. Continue reading Ami James and Tattoodo Releases Smartphone App