IN MEMORIAM – JONATHAN ATHON OF BLACK TUSK PASSES AWAY AT 32

It’s with a heavy heart that we report the passing of Black Tusk bassist Jonathan Athon. He passed away quietly yesterday at Memorial University Medical Center in Savannah, GA. Jonathan was removed from life support per his own wishes as a result from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident on Friday, November 7.… Continue reading

SETTING THE DIAL AT ORION FESTIVAL WITH ANDREW FIDLER OF BLACK TUSK

Setting the tone for Orion Festival was none other than swamp metal outfit Black Tusk with the kickoff performance Saturday on the Damage Inc. stage. The band’s self-dubbed brand of ultra-heavy southern metal was given much praise in Atlantic City. After their set, I caught up with frontman Andrew Fidler to… Continue reading