21 Most EPIC Classic Rock Tattoos

21 Most EPIC Classic Rock Tattoos | Society Of Rock Videos

You know what author Sylvia Plath used to say, “Wear your heart on your skin in this life.” And for classic rock music lovers, there’s no better way to show their LOVE for their favorite rockstars than to have them PERMANENTLY INKED. Not everyone has the courage to do so but if you could, wouldn’t you? Yes, you can take notes from these awesome people:

1. Jimi Hendrix

Just in case you need a reminder of Jimi setting fire to his guitar and well, the world.


Found on Pinterest via tomrenshaw.com; Artist: Tom Renshaw


2. Led Zeppelin

This deserves a whole lotta love from Robert Plant!


Found on Pinterest via worldtattoogallery.com; Artist: Sergey Gas


3. Janis Joplin

Who needs a Mercedes Benz when you have this? Can’t help but be amazed at how detailed it is!


Found on Pinterest via dailydoseoftattoos.tumblr.com; Artist: Unknown


4. Stevie Ray Vaughan

I have yet to see a better SRV tat than this one! The house is rockin’, people!


Found on Pinterest via tattoopics.org; Artist: Tom Renshaw


5. AC/DC

You can pick up your jaw from the floor now. We bet even Iron Man will approve of this!


Found on Pinterest via blog.tattoodo.com; Artist: Dmitriy Samohin


6. Black Sabbath

Our kind of friendship goals.


Found on Pinterest via heavymetaltattoo.net; Artist: Unknown


7. The Beatles

With a little help from your friends, you might just be brave enough for this!


Found on Pinterest via Instagram; Artist: Ellen Westholm


8. Slash

If I stared too long, I’d probably break down and cry. Epic shredding image is epic!


Found on Pinterest via inkedmag.com; Artist: Iwan Yug


9. Pink Floyd

Warning: To get inked, first you have to be comfortably numb.


Found on Pinterest via tatuajesxd.com; Artist: Unknown


10. The Rolling Stones

What would Keith Richards do if he saw this? Will he get some satisfaction?


Found on Google via tattooset.com; Artist: Unknown


11. Stevie Nicks

Oh Stevie. And we thought we couldn’t fall in love with her more!


Found on Pinterest via scontent-iad3-1.xx.fbdcn.net; Artist: Bryan Merck


12. Mötley Crue

That takes A LOT of dedication and commitment!


Found on Google; Artist: Unknown


13. KISS

This is probably the only time we won’t mind somebody turning his back to us.


Found on Google via kissfaq.com; Artist: Unknown


14. Metallica

SERIOUSLY? Can this get any more bad ass?


Found on Pinterest via mrpilgrim.co.uk; Artist: Unknown


15. Queen

An iconic image from the best frontman ever! This gave us some major feels!


Found on Google via fernandoshimizu.deviantart.com; Artist: Fernando Shimizu


16. Bob Seger

The next time I hear someone say, “Tattoos won’t look good when you’re older.”; I’ll show them this.


Found on Pinterest via segerbob.com; Artist: Unknown


17. Rod Stewart

We dare you, we double dare you to look into those eyes. Oh the magic of Rod the Mod!


Found on Google via tattoomoney.com; Artist: Stevie Monie


18. ZZ Top

Not sure which is more mind-blowing: how realistic this looks or the amount of details on that beard.


Found on Google via bobtyrrell.com; Artist: Bob Tyrrell


19. Guns ‘n Roses

The simplicity of this design is brilliant! Somebody show this to Axl Rose!


Found on Flickr.com via Eduard Wichner; Artist: Unknown (from tattoo shop in Brussels)


20. Van Halen

This screams Van Halen in big bold letters. BRB, getting this tattoo ASAP! (Tattoo, tattoo) Show me me, show me you!

Found on Pinterest via user upload; Artist: Unknown


21. The Grateful Dead

Beautiful tribute to an amazing band. May the four winds blow you safely home. 🙂


Found on Google via commercialpropertycashflow.com; Artist: Unknown


That wraps up our list. Remember, if you can’t beat ’em, join ’em!

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