21 Most EPIC Classic Rock Tattoos
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
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
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
This is probably the only time we won’t mind somebody turning his back to us.
Found on Google via kissfaq.com; Artist: Unknown
SERIOUSLY? Can this get any more bad ass?
Found on Pinterest via mrpilgrim.co.uk; Artist: Unknown
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!