Nashville, Tennessee has a rich tattoo history. Featuring shops such as Icon Tattoo & Body Piercing, Black 13 Tattoo Parlor, Music City Tattoo, Electric Hand Tattoo, and Flash City Tattoo, Nashville is a great destination if you’re looking for some new ink. With a population of around 610,000, there are lots of potential customers for the parlors in town. Yelp currently lists 27 different shops when searching for “tattoo” in Nashville. Google Places lists 130 different tattoo shops in the Nashville area, which shows how competitive the city truly is. Black 13 Tattoo Parlor currently boasts one of the largest selections of artists in the area, listing the following artists on their site: Amanda Leadman, Jon Ragoe, Josh Woods, Marty McEwen, Ryan Thomas, Steve Martin, and Timmy B. When doing research for your artist, we suggest not paying too much attention to price because quality is much more important when you’re going to be living with the artwork for the rest of your life.
By Josh Schonwald