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, and Jay Quarles.  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

Upcoming Closing

Black 13 will be closing at 5:00pm on Saturday, August 2nd and will be closed Monday, August 4 - Thursday, August 7. We will not have access to email or voicemail during our closing. Emails and booking forms will be responded to as quickly as possible beginning Friday, August 8.

For any appointment cancelation or re-scheduling requests, please call the shop starting on August 8th.

The Black 13 Crew

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We’re turning 6! Join us at Mercy Lounge on August 2nd at 9pm to dance with your friends for free in real life! Nashville’s own Alanna Royale with be our live band this year and our dance party will be brought to you by locals La Force and Jane Dupree. Join us for art, live music, and our first ever dance party! Best of all, IT’S FREE to those 18 and up. Don’t forget to let us know you’re coming… Read More

Wrapping up June

Wrapping up June

It’s crazy to think we’re already half way through the year. It’s been a great year so far and as we’re wrapping up June we’d like to spread the word about a few happenings.

We’re happy to announce the addition of Kirk George to the B13 family! Starting July 7th, Kirk will be with us full time taking clientele on a first come first served basis. We’ve wanted to be able to offer a great experience to those that… Read More

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.