Welcome to Black 13 Tattoo Parlor, Nashville’s source for custom tattooing!  Black 13 features the art of Josh Woods, Steve Martin, Ryan Thomas, Amanda Leadman, Marty “Riet” McEwen, Jon Ragoe, Jay Quarles, Kirk George and Steve Pearson.  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

Appointment & Walk In Info

If you’re new to our process or just looking for general booking info and updates here’s the scoop as of February 5th. No appointment? No problem. Kirk George works on a first come first served basis Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. To maximize availability, Kirk does not take on large scale pieces.  Any questions? Please don’t hesitate to call, stop in, or email.

Jon Ragoe will begin taking new appointment requests on the 15th of February at 10am via… Read More

Hello 2016!

We hope everyones year is off to a great start! We’re currently working on a new website and we’re super excited about it’s release. Keep your eyes out for a launch date to be announced soon.

As you’re preparing for your new tattoo, take a look at our artist galleries to see if an artists work stands out to you. From there fill out our online booking forms, email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this… Read More

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

As we wrap up 2015 we want to send a quick thanks to everyone that has supported us throughout the year. We’re excited to unveil some new happenings over the next few months and we’re super excited to welcome in 2016. We will be closed Dec 31 and Jan 1st but back open on Saturday Jan 2 from Noon to 9pm. We’d like to wish everyone a safe a happy new year!

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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).