Welcome to Black 13 Tattoo Parlor, Nashville’s source for custom tattooing! 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 & events

Vote For Us! Best of Nashville

​It’s that time of the year again. Head on over to the Nashville Scene and give us a vote for Best Tattoo Parlor in Nashville. We’re under “Retail & Services”. Click here. Read more

Jon Ragoe Updates!

Due to an extensive waitlist Jon Ragoe is not accepting new client requests at this time. As of August 4th we’re estimating winter 2020 to provide a date to resume new client requests for Jon. Our website is your best way to stay informed. Thanks for… Read more

Current Operating Status - Please Read

Here’s how we’re currently operating. Once city wide COVID restrictions change we’ll update our operations. * Appointment only, no walk-ins or general visitors allowed in the lobby. Walk-ins or short notice appointments can be discussed via email… Read more


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Black 13 Tattoo is a Nashville based tattoo parlor that strives to provide excellence in artwork and customer experience. The business is located in historic Cummins Station, an over 100 year old building that was originally the world's largest train warehouse upon its opening. It offers the upscale environment that Black 13 wanted to embrace and present to its clientele when opening its doors in the Summer of 2008. B13 artists include Ryan Thomas, Jon Ragoe, Steve Pearson, Brad Dozier, Nathan Fisher, Courtney O'Shea, Luke Baxter and Cole Armstrong.