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

Promocalypse 2014

Promocalypse 2014

For far too long, social events have unfairly excluded Zombiekind. If you are one of the reanimated dead, or are in a relationship with one, there is no reason to hide in the dark any longer! If you are a living human who is sympathetic to the cause of Reanimated Rights, or have ever been Zombie-curious, you are also welcome to join this historic event. For one night, let’s put our differences aside, dance, and have fun!

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March Updates

Here’s some updates and quick mentions on upcoming happenings.

Emails and Appointment Requests

We have been experiencing more emails and appointment requests then usual. Because of this, our response time may take up to 10 days when corresponding via email. We apologize about the delayed response time but we like to be very thorough when working through clients ideas with the artists. The amount of incoming inquiries is slowing us down, but we are working very hard to catch up.… Read More

A little rest and relaxation

We will be taking a little time off to enjoy some much needed vacation time in Colorado January 27th through February 1st.  While Jay and Steve will be working by appointment only, the shop will be closed during this time. Please note that we will not have access to emails, booking forms, or voicemail. We ask for your patience during this time and if you’re considering emailing or filling out a booking form please note that there will be a… Read More

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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.