Royal Tusk, Brkn Love, Sights And Sounds


Brkn Love
Royal Tusk
Sights And Sounds


  • February 11, 2020 - Showtime: 7:30pm

104.9 The Wolf and the Exchange presents

Royal Tusk

Brkn Love

Sights & Sounds

February 11, 2020

Advance tickets online & Vintage Vinyl

$15 adv or $20 at doors

All ages & licensed event



Daniel Carriere – Vocals/Guitars Sandy MacKinnon – Bass Quinn Cyrankiewicz – Guitar Calen Stuckel – Drums

Blue-collar troubadours from the Great White North, ROYAL TUSK are steadfast champions of the majesty of kickass riffs, meaty hooks, a thick bottom end, and loud guitars. The four-piece band born in Edmonton, Alberta mount a high-octane assault on the lazy security-blanket self-aware irony of hipsters and the disingenuous commercial pandering of rock poseurs alike.

This is music with meaning, sometimes even a message, that’s always built around a powerful vibe and uncompromising passion. Royal Tusk is a deeply soulful celebration, brimming with working class optimism and tempered by renegade realism. On their sophomore-slump-smashing ​TUSK II​, the group summons the effortless energy of an era of rock music when bands weren’t content to merely reverse-engineer hit-making formulas to move units.

Royal Tusk is a band with more in common with Deep Purple and Aerosmith than anything on commercial radio. ​TUSK II ​arrives on the heels of their well-received debut, ​DealBraker​ (2016), and their first EP, ​Mountain​ (2014).

Trailblazers like Soundgarden, Mudhoney, and Pearl Jam defined success on their own terms, putting artistry and authenticity first. Royal Tusk follows in
that fine tradition, reveling in unbridled creativity that is provocative, nuanced, and captivating. The laidback charisma of stoner groove, the polished melodicism of classic and progressive rock, and the energy of punk all collide within Royal Tusk, earning them a steadily building buzz as big as their riffs.

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