The band tattoo billy was formed by Hurstel & Ed Begley. Hurstel a native of eastern Kentucky, was born in a log cabin in east bernstadt....his mother passed a few weeks after his birth. He was raised by his ant who taught him his first chords on the guitar. Ed a native of Hamilton Ohio was fighter being trained by Aaron Pryor boxing hall of fame inductee. The band had 50 songs published between five rose's and saddle stone..in 2009 they had the song cutting loose in the M.T.I. home video "kiss of the Vampire "...Tattoo billy has received airplay internationaly and at home. we stand for the Boers of south Africa and there right to live!