Royal Tusk Announce Winter Tour Dates

Royal Tusk are getting ready to take their energetic show on the road this winter, with tour dates just announced across Western Canada! Joined by The Pistolwhips, the tour will kick off in Regina on February 23 and will see the band making stops in Saskatchewan, Alberta and BC before wrapping up in Vancouver on […]

Friday Playlist #6 – 17 Emerging Canadian Artists to Watch for in 2017

Earlier this week, we made a post of who we think are the top emerging artists for 2017. To accompany this, we made our Friday Playlist as a taste so you can see for yourself why we are so excited over this Canadian talent. Click Here for Emerging Artists Article Jordyn Meade-Baxter I’m an aspiring […]

17 Emerging Canadian Artists to Watch for in 2017

A new year means new artists to discover and love!  We went through the almost impossible task of narrowing down from the massive quantity of wonderful emerging talent we have here in Canada to a shortlist of 17 new artists that we have already fallen in love with and who we think hold the key […]

Photo Review – Ascot Royals, Royal Tusk open for Collective Soul

One of the highlights of Canadian Music Week was watching two Canadian bands open for Collective Soul at the Phoenix Concert Theatre in Toronto. First off there was Ascot Royals. The Ascot Royals put into songs the idea that with everyday life comes with everyday struggle, and rising to that occasion may be the essence […]

New lyric video released by Royal Tusk

By: Jenna Melanson Alberta rock band, Royal Tusk has released a lyric video for their song, “The Letter”. The video is set to “The Wiz”, which is a re-imagining of The Wizard of Oz which was released in the 1970’s. On top of releasing the lyric video, the band has released dates for their tour […]

New video released by Royal Tusk

By: Amanda Hather Edmonton band Royal Tusk has released a video for their song “Shadow Of Love”. The song comes off of their debut EP, ‘Mountain’, released in June. You can buy the EP on iTunes here: https://itunes.apple.com/ca/album/mountain-ep/id882952937. Royal Tusk on social media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/ROYALTUSK Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/royaltusk/timeline Website: http://royaltusk.com/ Amanda Hather I’m a Toronto girl […]

Interview – Royal Tusk

By: Tara Thompson Royal Tusk are a five piece rock band from Edmonton, Alberta. You may recognize singer/guitarist Daniel Carriere and bassist Sandy MacKinnon from their previous band, Ten Second Epic. Keyboardist Motorbike James, guitarist J. Eygenraam and drummer Kurtis Schultz round out the band. Royal Tusk just released their debut EP, Mountain, on June […]