New Orleans, Louisiana has a rich tattoo history. Featuring shops such as Electric Ladyland Tattoo, Downtown Tattoo, Tattooagogo, and Nola Tattoo & Piercing, New Orleans is a great destination if you’re looking for some new ink. With a population of 360,740, there are lots of potential customers for the parlors in town. Yelp currently lists 36 different shops when searching for “tattoo” in New Orleans. Google Places lists 77 different tattoo shops in the New Orleans area, which shows how competitive the city truly is. Electric Ladyland Tattoo currently boasts one of the largest selection of artists in the area, listing the following artists on their site: Jason Cline, Ed Dieringer, Lester Garcia, Scott Barbier, Matty Runk, Neal Aultman, Annette LaRue. 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