Welcome to Black 13 Tattoo Parlor, Nashville’s source for custom tattooing!  Black 13 features the art of Ryan Thomas, Marty “Riet” McEwen, Jon Ragoe, Jay Quarles, Kirk George, Brad Dozier, Steve Pearson, and Nathan Fisher.  Black 13 Tattoo Parlor is located in Nashville Tennessee’s historic Cummins Station and offers a clean, comfortable upscale environment with the finest artistry and customer experience.

News and Updates

Jon Ragoe Jan 15th scheduling info!

Jon Ragoe - Jon takes a limited number of appointment requests starting at 10am on the 15th of every month. If you’re interested in booking with Jon, fill out the form here and attach any needed references. Since Jon is working his way off an extensive wait list we will only be taking a limited number of appointment requests over the next few months to keep clients from having an extended wait. Once we’ve reached our maximum number of… Read More

Now Hiring

Now Hiring

Are you great with realistic tattoos? Well heck!! We’re looking for an artist that specializes in realism to join the B13 family! If you’re interested, email us at info @ black13tattoo.com and we’ll be in touch with more information.

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Holiday hours update!

We will be closed December 24th, 25th, and 26th for Christmas and we won’t have walk in availability Friday the 23rd through Wednesday the 28th. We will be open again on Tuesday the 27th and walk in availability will resume on Thursday the 29th. Safe travels to everyone during this holiday season!

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Info & Directions

Black 13 Tattoo Parlor is located on the street level of Cummins Station, inside in suite 208. Enter through any of the 4 main entrances across the front of the building and we are located on the backside of the building, street level. There is a pay parking lot across the street in addition to parallel parking along 10th Avenue and adjacent streets (the spots immediately in front of Cummins are metered). There are a few surrounding streets that offer free street parking. The cheapest pay lot option is located at the corner of 8th Ave and Demonbreun (127th 8the Ave S).