Welcome to Black 13 Tattoo Parlor, Nashville’s source for custom tattooing!  Black 13 features the art of Josh Woods, 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

Jon Ragoe August 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

Walk-in availability updates

We accept walk-ins Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday with Kirk George. As of now we’re unable to accept walk-ins on Wednesdays unless otherwise advertised. Walk-ins are on a first come first served basis starting at Noon. We suggest coming in closer to Noon rather than later in the day. We work with each client as they walk in and if we’re not working with anyone Kirk will take on the idea at that time. As clients come in after… Read More

B13 welcomes artist Brad Dozier!

B13 welcomes artist Brad Dozier!

We’re happy to announce the addition of artist Brad Dozier to the B13 family. Brad has worked with us as a guest artist for a few years and we’re excited to have him on board full time as of August 22. We’ll be adding him to out gallery this week but in the meantime take a look at his gallery here. If you’re interested in booking with Brad please email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email… 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. The cheapest pay lot option is located at the corner of 8th Ave and Demonbreun (127th 8the Ave S).