Are you ready, Manila? Dutdutan 14 na!
The biggest, grandest, and most anticipated urban culture show in Asia and the Metro is back!
A two-day exclusive event to feature the finest ink works as well as legendary inkers at work, Dutdutan 14 is set to roll and party hard to celebrate Tribal Gear’s 25th year, on September 26 and 27, at the World Trade Center.
The event will house 140 tattoo booths and an expected multitude of 30 thousand attendees. Gathering under one roof are the biggest guns in the local and international tattoo scenes, all armed and ready to cater to your tattooing fantasy.
The annual challenge is expected to be the ultimate display of ink from inkers all over the world.
Armed to burst in its concrete seams, local and international tattoo artists clash in a battle of creativity, skill, and innovation vying for respect and recognition.
A new addition to Dutdutan’s tattoo categories is the Best Self Tattoo, which will put to the test an artist’s self-tattooing skill and tolerance for self-inflicted pain.
The self-tattoo shall be executed during the event, at a designated place and time. Challenge yourself and enlist now!
To crash in the scene is Tribal Gear founder Bobby Ruiz, with Tribal’s notorious pool of international tattoo artists namely: Big Tiny of UNAuthorized Ink, Sal Elias of 3 Foot Radius Tattoo, and Dago Dane of Dago Tattoo.
Also hitting the gig is POD drummer Wuv, who is set to jam with Drum Duel’s grand winner.
Livin’ up to expectations and pushing the lever higher than ever, Tribal Gear brings in a slew of new showstoppers to add to Dutdutan’s lineup of event highlights.
MUSIC REVOLUTION. Audiences are in for a show as renegade band (hed) PE, a.k.a. Planet Earth, shoots everyone with a dose of G-punk, a fusion of punk rock and Gangsta rap. See them perform some of their best, most mosh-worthy tracks like “Renegade," “Suffa," and “Ordo (ab Chao)."
Also in the house is the powerhouse roster of music icons Wolfgang, Urbandub, Kamikazee, Franco, Dong Abay, The Jerks, Chicosci, Sinosikat, Skychurch, Motherbass, Chuckoy Vicuna Combo, Powerspoonz, Radioactive Sago Project, Stephen Luv Steelhorse, Typecast, Brownbeat All-Stars, Valley of Chrome, Nathan J, The Chongkeys, Ebe Dancel, Philia, Mr. Bones & The Boneyard, Curbside, Jejaview, and Salamin.
G2G DANCE. Another addition to Dutdutan’s slew of ballbuster sideshows, G2G will feature eight girls who will dip it, pop it, and twerk it on the dance arena.
Three rounds of gyrating and shaking booties, G2G brings you the foremost ass-droppin’ troupe!
MISS DUTDUTAN PIN-UP GIRL. The search will look for the total package-- a perfect pin-up model, seductive, with skin art in all its glory, blending with and enhancing her pin-up character and beauty.
FHM’S BIKINI CONTEST. Once again, FHM and Tribal Gear gather under one roof 10 of the hottest and sexiest goddesses to tease audiences and strut their stuff in teensy wicked bikinis.
DRUM DUEL. An open call to all amateur drummers!
Drum Duel is all set to roll in search for its newest Drum King, who will get the chance to jam with POD’s notorious drummer Wuv in an ultimate drum showdown. Ham it up! Time to show your dopest tricks.
URCC RAGE IN THE CAGE. URCC conquers a new battleground as it features, for the first time, caged exhibition fights.
Witness live action and feel the heat of battle as MMA power fighters hemmed inside an industrial metal cage kick, punch and strangle their way to brutal victory.