Our artists bring nearly 100 years of street shop tattooing to Chesapeake. Walk in our door and experience the style, feel and vibe of the old style tattoo shops.

We offer same day tattoos unlike most shops in the area and we do it without compromising on design quality.

Our Shop

ElectroMagnetic Tattoo - inside the traditional tattoo shop

Our shop is built on the traditions that came before us and run on integrity, honesty and fairness. 

ElectroMagnetic Tattoo - inside the traditional tattoo shop

Our artists specialize in every type of tattooing.

Annette LaRue tattoos

Owned and operated by Annette LaRue and Steve Tiberi. Annette is the former owner of Electric Ladyland in New Orleans which she sold in 2012 and came to Chesapeake in 2016.

Our Artists

Annette LaRue

Steve tiberi

chris williams

Martin Buechler

Charlie Ciggs

What our customers say

  • Awesome job, great price. Update: went back a year after this tattoo with a concept. They helped me plan it and did an amazing job. So many people ask me... read more

    Amanda Davenport Avatar Amanda Davenport

    Myself, husband and daughter all got tattoo's to honor my son who recently passed away. Steve, his wife and Chris were so supportive taking care of us. The... read more

    Angela Bell Avatar Angela Bell

    Stopped by for a lunchtime walk in for a quick touch up. Had some blue knuckle letters that were falling out a bit I had from another shop and Chris... read more

    Michael Hodges Avatar Michael Hodges

    Wow Chris did a awesome job on my new tattoo I still have more tattoos to go and chris will be the one to do it. Ask for Chris he... read more

    morgan bayse Avatar morgan bayse
  • Tattooed by Martin twice. Was recommended here by a friend and glad I was. High standards and awsome atmosphere. I will return.

    Wayne Vanderhoff Avatar Wayne Vanderhoff

    Martin is an amazing artist and just did a hell of a tattoo. This is my second one from Martin, and couldn’t be happier. The first one he did was... read more

    Dennis O'Hara Avatar Dennis O'Hara

    Did a walk in and loved my experience. They were pretty busy but still managed to fit me in despite the chaos. So much flash to choose from and the... read more

    Char Johnson Avatar Char Johnson

    Me, hubby, and my sister came and had a great time! Staff was amazing, very friendly and comfortable to be around. Chris did a great job and I'm loving it!... read more

    Jenny Hyde Avatar Jenny Hyde
  • Been tattooed by Martin and Charlie both, and have always had an awesome experience. Both artists are great at what they do and always go out of their way... read more

    James Bishop Avatar James Bishop

    Fun place to get some work done! Very Professional. Would highly recommend this place to anyone who wants to get some new tattoos.

    jason hardee Avatar jason hardee

    Fantastic staff, great atmosphere. And willing to work with scheduling

    James Slaughenhoupt Avatar James Slaughenhoupt

    Very welcoming and professional. Willing to listen to your ideas and execute a better plan that works for you. A very safe and comfortable environment. Chris is my go to... read more

    Price E. Adams Avatar Price E. Adams
  • Me, hubby, and my sister came and had a great time! Staff was amazing, very friendly and comfortable to be around. Chris did a great job and I'm loving it!... read more

    Jenny Hyde Avatar Jenny Hyde

    The staff was amazing. Super clean. Did more than I expected. I was a walk in and they took me right away. Made suggestions and... read more

    Doreen Chapman Avatar Doreen Chapman

    Absolutely love this place!! The staff is very friendly and the owner is very very nice! Everyone there goes out of their way to make sure that the customer is... read more

    albert roddy Avatar albert roddy

    First we were walk ins and they were absolutely so awesome and nice and they were busy! I got a hand tattoo of a bee and flowers by Charlie (my... read more

    Susie Chapman Avatar Susie Chapman
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Open:
Monday 11am - 9pm
Tuesday 11am - 9pm
Wednesday 11am - 9pm
Thursday 11am - 9pm
Friday 11am - 9pm
Saturday 11am - 9pm
Sunday 12pm - 6pm

Contact Us
757 485 8700

1005 Canal Street,
Chesapeake VA 23323