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Black Tusk ‘Pillars Of Ash’ CD/LP/DD 2016

13th March 2016 at 4:07 pm

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Savannah, Georgia has brought forth some of the nastiest and dirtiest sludge bands in recent years. The burly men from Black Tusk are no exception and have now released their fourth album in their 11 year existence, it’s a scorcher for sure. By now…
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BLACK TUSK To Tour Europe With BLACK LABEL SOCIETY In 2015; Band Issues Statement

11th December 2014 at 11:37 am

Black Label Society / Black Tusk - Euro Tour 2015

After a trying year and the loss of their brother and band mate, BLACK TUSK will be honoring Jonathan Athon‘s wishes and going on tour in Europe with BLACK LABEL SOCIETY: “It’s been an incredibly trying time for us over the past month and…
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BLACK TUSK Bassist Jonathan Athon Memorial Fund Established

18th November 2014 at 7:40 pm

Jonathan Athon - Black Tusk

As the sad news broke last week about the untimely passing away of BLACK TUSK Bassist Jonathan Athon, the remaining members have issued the following statement: “We would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the overwhelming amount of support received in the…
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BLACK TUSK Bassist Jonathan Athon Passes Away

10th November 2014 at 5:23 pm

Jonathan Athon - Black Tusk

Bassist Jonathan Athon of Savannah, Georgia’s BLACK TUSK passed away yesterday morning (Sunday, November 9) from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. The remaining members of the band say in a statement: “It is with deep regret and saddened hearts that we must tell…
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Hellfest 2014 – Review By Angela Davey

21st July 2014 at 9:48 am

Hellfest 2014 - Unida - Photo by Vivien Varga

Friday After standing in 30 degree heat for 40 minutes, waiting to get into the arena, and drinking too many “breakfast beers” a performance as intense as Conan’s is honestly the last thing anyone needs. However, I’d endured the baking sun, the massive queues…
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BLACK TUSK Announce New 7” & Stream Two New Songs

25th June 2014 at 10:36 am

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Savannah, GA power trio BLACK TUSK have announced a brand new 7” featuring two tracks recorded earlier this year with producer Sanford Parker (Nachtmystium, YOB, Corrections House) at Converse’s Rubber Tracks Studios in Brooklyn, NY. The 7” which features artwork from Baroness frontman John…
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BLACK TUSK Unveil New Video For ‘Truth Untold’

25th July 2013 at 3:36 pm

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BLACK TUSK have unveiled a new video for the song Truth Untold from their new EP Tend No Wounds. The video was directed by Brad Kremer and produced by Tytan Creates. Check out the video below. Drummer James May commented on the new video:…
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Black Tusk: Interview With Guitarist/Vocalist Andrew Fidler

19th July 2013 at 10:15 am

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Long-time defenders of Savannah metal, Black Tusk, are fresh off the road of their tour with Kvelertak and Cancer Bats. Now gearing up for the release of their EP ‘Tend No Wounds’, Andrew fills The Shaman in on the trio’s love of hanging out…
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Black Tusk ‘Tend No Wounds’ CD/LP/DD 2013

17th July 2013 at 8:59 am

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Black Tusk are a band often accused of basking in the reflected glory of bands such as Kylesa and Baroness and whilst this may be true – ‘Tend No Wounds’ is an EP that has far from evolved or progressed musically since the 2011…
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BLACK TUSK: New EP ‘Tend No Wounds’ Due In July + Euro/UK Tour Dates With FIGHT AMP Announced

26th June 2013 at 4:26 pm

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BLACK TUSK have confirmed that they will return to Europe this autumn to tour on the back of their brand new EP Tend No Wounds. The trio from Savannah, Georgia will be supported on all dates by Fight Amp. The band commented: “Black Tusk…
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