Hollywood's One-Stop Moto Shop - Perri Ink.Cartel Photo Gallery
Rock guitarist Nick Perri doing what he does best. Perri is the man behind the misfit crew known as the Perri Ink.Cartel.
The Perri Ink.Cartel in West Hollywood, founded by rock guitarist Nick Perri, is a biker's haven, combining a tattoo/piercing parlor, custom motorcycle shop, parts store, clothing boutique and custom guitar shop all under one roof.
Taber Nash dons the welding mask and gets down to business in the Nash Sickle Garage.
Nash's 'Straight Lewis' greets you just inside the doors of Perri Ink, a 1976 Ironhead with stubby open pipes, a kick pedal jutting off the right hand side and a jockey shifter on the left.
Variety is the spice of life, and there's no shortage of it at the Perri Ink.Cartel.
One of Taber's latest projects sits on the lift in the Nash Sickle Garage.
Perri Ink.Cartel sits on famous Melrose Avenue in West Hollywood.
Cool custom t-shirts are part of the clothing line offered up at the Perri Ink.Cartel.
Meet the Cartel!
Nick Perri has been picking guitar since he was 12 and has jammed with the likes of Perry Farrell, Shinedown, Matt Sorum, his pop star sister Christina Perri in addition to his old Philly band Silvertide.
Nick's easy-going smile matches his laid-back personality.
Taber Nash does it old school, by hand, bending, torching and welding his ground-up customs until they come to life with character and performance.
Taber hones his craft in the new Hollywood Nash Sickle Garage.
Here's a peek at the project bike Nick has been working on.
Nick Perri and Motorcycle USA Cruiser Editor Bryan Harley talk shop.
Long live Nash Motorcycles and the Sickle Garage!
Don't let that working man's scowl fool you. Underneath Taber's hard exterior is a big hearted family man.
Nick Perri sits at the work bench where he creates custom electric guitars by hand.
The Perri Ink.Cartel, located at 7303 Melrose Ave., is a one-stop shop for bikers, combining a tattoo parlor, motorcycle garage, clothing boutique, parts store, and custom guitar shop all in one.
Step right in and let artist Adam Daniel, in-house tattooer at Perri Ink, give you that tattoo you've always wanted.
We rolled up on the Performance Machine 2007 Fat Boy to hang out at the Perri Ink.Cartel.
If you're looking for a custom electric guitar, think about letting Nick build one for you. You can't go wrong with somebody who learned a few trade secrets from the master himself, Eddie Van Halen.
Bringing the talents of Taber Nash onboard added the final piece of the puzzle the Perri Ink.Cartel needed to set themselves apart from any other shop out there.
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