Been an "Artificial Artist" for nearly half a century. I have published 4 books of poems, and recorded and released an abnormal amount of sounds, some of them even musical by nature. I am currently performing with an ensemble known as Smegma, whom i first joined at the tender age of 17. Founding member of the Los Angeles Free Music Society. Tattooist since 1994. Began and currently at Purple Panther Tattoo, 7560 West Sunset Blvd. in Hollywood California 90046. open 7 days a week noon til midnight. (323) 882-8165. I am presently here every day except Friday and Saturday.