About Black 13

Black 13 Tattoo is open Monday through Saturday, Noon to 9PM and located in Nashville, Tennessee’s historic Cummins Station. Black 13 features artists Ryan Thomas, Amanda Leadman, Marty “Riet” McEwen, Jon Ragoe, Jay Quarles, Steve Pearson, Brad Dozier, and Kirk George. Click on the gallery tab for artist portfolios and visit the online calendar to check out our upcoming guest artists, events, and travels.

Setting Up an Appointment

To book or inquire about - Marty “Riet” McEwen, Ryan Thomas, Jon Ragoe, Jay Quarles, or Steve Pearson please fill out the form here.

To book an appointment with our other artists over the phone, call us at 615.750.3741. We do require non-refundable deposits to setup and hold the appointment. To book by email and to learn about the deposit policy please read below. Please note that Kirk George works on a first come first served basis and not by appointment.

As always, any general inquiries are welcome through email via .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) - Please visit our FAQ Page for more info.

Location & Directions

Black 13 Tattoo Parlor is located on the street level of Cummins Station, in suite 208. 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).

Cummins Station is conveniently located near the Demonbreun St. exit on I-65.

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209 10th Ave South Ste 208
Nashville, TN 37203

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We’re open Monday-Saturday, Noon to 9 pm. For holiday closings and off-site events, check out the calendar.

Nashville Links

If you’re planning a visit from out-of-town, these links have more helpful information:
Visit Music City
Union Station Hotel
Nashville Scene


Black 13 proudly supports the following companies.
Eternal Tattoo Supply
Glow Skincare
Kingpin Tattoo Supply
Performance Studios