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Nashville, TN Tattoo Shops Question


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Next week I am off to Nashville for four days of work and don't know how much down time I will get unfortunately as it is my first time there but wanted to see if there are any tattoo shops people would encourage me to stop by?

Thanks in advance.......

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Well if you are in downtown Nashville, these shops are the big names:

Black 13 Tattoo Parlor

Icon Tattoo and Body Piercing

Kustom Thrills Tattoo

I don't know where you'll end up staying on your trip to Nashville, but these are just the most well known shops I can think of in downtown Nashville.

I live 30 miles south of Nashville in Smyrna and have been getting tattooed for the last year by Paul at Tried & True Tattoo.

He's one of those "under the radar" guys.

For whatever reason, he doesn't self promote (no website, only facebook and rarely at that) I think he just loves owning a street shop.

He's doing a Sailor Jerry type skull and snake on my calf on sept 3. I can't wait.

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haha, yes @Joe Shit always comes through.

@IAS if I get enough free time I'll take the drive though saw the work timeline and don't know if I am going to get in more than eating and sleeping during my not working time. Unfortunately this trip is being squeezed in between two other pre set engagements so I don't get to do the at least a day before and/or after play time I try to always do.

Thanks

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