About Headbangers Con Arguably the most famous geek tattoo artist worldwide, Chris 51 has become the ambassador for uniting the worlds of tattooing, entertainment and geek-culture. The self-proclaimed “Artrepreneur” has left more than his permanent mark on the industry. He created, cast and starred in his own TV show Epic Ink on A&E. He parlayed his stardom in to creating the Geeksterink Legends Tour; a live attraction that tattoos at comic cons. It has become the world’s largest and most respected tour of its kind. Tens-of-thousands have watched Chris perform his skills live at cons.
Once his celebrity tattoo clientele starting including Rock stars he shifted his attention back towards musical fandom. Having played in many bands, and appeared as a celebrity at over 150 comic cons; Chris had the experience and passion to create a new visionary kind of event combining both genres. Upon his wife's idea, and the help from Sevendust drummer Morgan Rose, he dove head first in to creating Headbangers Con in 2017.