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We are formally inviting you aboard the IndieMerchstore Riverboat Party during SXSW! Join the IndieMerchstore crew for a 2 hour cruise up and down Ladybird Lake (formerly Town Lake) featuring complimentary open bar, snacks, swag bags, and a live set from Black Tusk (Relapse Records). The free event takes place on March 15th aboard the Lonestar Riverboat. Boarding will begin at 6:00PM at the south east side of South 1st Street Bridge and will return at 8:30PM. The boat has limited capacity, please be sure to arrive on time. The event is 21+ so bring your ID for RSVP, drinks, and a good time.


WHEN: Saturday, March 15th, 2014 @ 6:00pm
WHERE: Lonestar Riverboat – 100 S. 1st St (Boards at SE side of South 1st Street Bridge)
DIRECTIONS: http://www.lonestarriverboat.com/map-and-directions
INFO: 21+

6:00pm : RSVPs will begin to be accepted †
6:15pm : boarding begins
6:30pm : boat launches
8:30pm : boat docks
† Please note that RSVP’ing does not guarantee access to this event. Line will be taken on a first come, first serve basis. Space is extremely limited.

Snag some official Black Tusk merch by clicking the banner below:




First things first: Check out the first installment of Red Fang’s European documentary. It’s highly entertaining and gives you great insight as to what its like to travel and play overseas:

And now…dates for the Red Fang and Black Tusk have been revealed! Thats a lot of teeth! Lord Dying and Indian Handcrafts will opening the tour as well, Lord Dying on the first part and Indian Handcrafts on the second.

10/26 Sacramento, CA – Harlow’s Restaurant and Nightclub
10/27 San Francisco, CA – Slim’s (feat. Lord Dying)
10/28 Los Angeles, CA – Troubadour (feat. Lord Dying)
10/30 San Diego, CA – Casbah
10/31 Tucson, AZ – Plush Tucson
11/01 El Paso, TX – Tricky Falls (feat. Lord Dying)
11/02 Amarillo, TX – 12052 Event Center
11/03 Austin, TX – Fun Fun Fun Fest (no Black Tusk)
11/04 Houston, TX – Fitzgerald’s
11/05 Denton, TX – Rubber Gloves
11/06 Memphis, TN – Hi-Tone Cafe (feat. Lord Dying)
11/07 Atlanta, GA – 529
11/08 Raleigh, NC – Kings Barcade
11/09 Richmond, VA – Kingdom
11/10 Philadelphia, PA – Underground Arts
11/11 New York, NY – Bowery Ballroom
11/12 Brooklyn, NY – Saint Vitus
11/13 Cambridge, MA – The Middle East
11/15 Cleveland, OH – Beachland Tavern
11/16 Detroit, MI – Magic Stick
11/17 Chicago, IL – Subterranean
11/19 Denver, CO – Bluebird Theater
11/20 Salt Lake City, UT – Urban Lounge
11/21 Noise, ID – Neurolux

Red Fang official merch store.

Black Tusk official merch store.

Metallica’s first annual Orion Music And More festival will take place June 23rd and 24th in Atlantic City, NJ and will feature a TON of great music. IndieMerch artists The Black Dahlia Murder, Red Fang, The Sword, Kyng, and Black Tusk will be performing at this most righteous festival. IndieMerch will have a booth at the event selling some killer gear so be sure to stop by. Full line up is below.

Orion Music and More tickets and information.

We are extremely stoked and proud of Red Fang, The Sword, Black Tusk and Landmine Marathon for being added to Metallica’s Orion Music and More Festival!

The event takes place on June 23rd and 24th at Bader Field in Atlantic City, NJ and full details can be found by visiting www.orionmusicandmore.com. Head to the show and show some hard working bands some support!

Red Fang official merch store.

The Sword official merch store.

Black Tusk official merch store.

Landmine Marathon official merch store.

Red Fang have announced their first ever headlining European tour! Fellow IndieMerch band Black Tusk will be joining them on the trek across foreign soil so be sure to cruise out to a show! Dates are below:

05.04.12 Italy Segrate (MI) Magnolia
06.04.12 Italy Roma Traffic
07.04.12 Italy Montecchio Maggiore (VI) E20 Underground
08.04.12 Switzerland Bulle Ebullition
09.04.12 France Lyon TBA
10.04.12 France Nantes Le Ferrailleur
11.04.12 France Paris Les Combustibles
12.04.12 Netherlands Tilburg Roadburn Festival
13.04.12 Belgium Torhout Club de B
14.04.12 Belgium Marbehan Bois Des Isles
15.04.12 UK Southampton Joiners
16.04.12 UK Manchester Star and Garter
17.04.12 UK Wrexham Central Station
18.04.12 UK London Underworld
19.04.12 Netherlands Nijmegen Doornroosje
20.04.12 Netherlands Leeuwarden Asteriks
21.04.12 Germany Berlin Desertfest
22.04.12 Greece Athens An Club * Red Fang only
24.04.12 Finland Helsinki Tavastia
26.04.12 Germany Hamburg Hafenklang
27.04.12 Germany Wiesbaden Schlachthof
28.04.12 Schweiz Winterthur Gaswerk
29.04.12 Austria Salzburg Rockhouse Bar
30.04.12 Italy Bozen Halle 28
01.05.12 Austria Wien Arena
02.05.12 Germany München Feierwerk
03.05.12 Poland Wroclaw Asymetry Festival
04.05.12 Germany Kiel Schaubude
05.05.12 Germany Essen Cafe Nova

06.05.12 Ukraine Kiev TBA
07.05.12 Russia Moscow Plan B
08.05.12 Russia St. Petersburg Orlandina

Red Fang official merch store.

Black Tusk official merch store.


Update: Above flyer is the final roster. 3, All Pigs Must Die, Last Chance To Reason, and This Is Hell have just been added. This show is going to rule.

We are partnering up with our good pals at Metalsucks.net and LiveNation to bring you a most righteous two day event titled “The Metal Suckfest.” Most of the remaining lineup has been revealed! Insanity! This diverse roster of bands will have you moshing, thrashing, slowly nodding your head, and spazzing out all at once.

Here is the lowdown:
November 4th and 5th at The Gramercy Theatre in Manhattan.
Municipal Waste is headlining day one.
Cynic is headlining day two.

This show is going to be something special. If you live anywhere near the venue its a crime against your ears to skip out on this.

Can’t make it? We have you covered. Stock up on gear from some of your favorite bands of this special event:
Cynic official merch store.

Municipal Waste merch store.

The Red Chord official merch store.

Today is the day merch store.

Black Tusk official merch store.

Howl official merch store.



Black Tusk, Thou, MonstrO tour!

Oct. 21 Athens, GA The Caledonia as part of Devilneck Festival*
Oct. 22 Savannah, GA The Jinx – Set the Dial record release show*
Oct. 23 Tallahassee, FL St Michael’s Pub*
Oct. 25 Austin, TX La Zona Rosa (w/ Mastodon)*
Oct. 27 Houston, TX Fitzgerald’s (w/ Mastodon)*
Oct. 28 New Orleans, LA Babylon*
Oct. 29 Atlanta, GA Drunken Unicorn – Set the Dial record release show*
Nov. 2 Charlotte, NC The Casbah at Tremont Music Hall (w/ MonstrO)
Nov. 3 Richmond, VA Kingdom (w/ MonstrO)
Nov. 4 New York, NY Gramercy Theater (as part of Metalsucks Fest)
Nov. 5 Reading, PA Reverb (w/ MonstrO)
Nov. 6 Boston, MA Great Scott (w/ MonstrO)
Nov. 7 Poughkeepsie, NY The Loft (w/ Thou, MonstrO)
Nov. 9 Baltimore, MD Sonar (w/ Thou, MonstrO)
Nov. 11 Rochester, NY Montage Music Hall (w/ Thou, MonstrO)
Nov. 12 Cleveland, OH Now That’s Class (w/ Thou, MonstrO)
Nov. 13 Chicago, IL Ultra Lounge (w/ Thou, MonstrO)
Nov. 14 St Louis, MO Fubar (w/ Thou, MonstrO)
Nov. 15 Memphis, TN Hi Tone (w/ Thou, MonstrO)
Nov. 16 Little Rock, AR Downtown Music (w/ Thou, MonstrO)
Nov. 17 Nashville, TN The End (w/ Thou, MonstrO)

*Black Tusk only.

IndieMerch’s very own Black Tusk is in a heated battle for music video supremacy at aux.tv. The winner gets their video in heavy rotation so please show your support!


Pick up some legit t shirts at the Official Black Tusk merch store.

The swell folks at Adult Swim and Scion AV put up a righteous sampler available for free download. The sixteen track effort features new, rare, and unreleased tracks from your favorite artists including IndieMerch’s own Skeletonwitch, Kylesa, Black Tusk, Zoroaster, and Withered!

The page also features exclusive interviews and other fun content.

Track listing*:

*One other band from this list will be joining the IndieMerch family before the holiday season. Any guesses?

Check out the fresh new video from Black Tusk for the song “Red Eyes, Black Skies.” It shreds!

Scion A/V Video: Black Tusk – Red Eyes, Black Skies from Scion A/V on Vimeo.

Black Tusk will be heading out with the legendary Fu Manchu for a slew of dates starting in late august. It’s tours like these that make me wish I could grow proper facial hair. Nothing like stroking a well waxed mustache in approval of a crushing riff.

8/26 Austin, TX @ Emo’s
8/27 Houston, TX @ Scout Bar
8/28 New Orleans, LA @ One Eyed Jacks
8/30 Atlanta, GA @ Masquerade
8/31 Raleigh, NC @ Volume 11 Tavern
9/2 Washington, DC @ Black Cat
9/3 Cambridge, MA @ Middle East
9/4 New York, NY @ Santo’s
9/6 Pittsburgh, PA @ Altar Bar
9/8 Hamtramck, MI @ Small’s
9/9 Cleveland, OH @ Grog Shop
9/10 Chicago, IL @ Double Door
9/12 Minneapolis, MN @ Triple Rock
9/14 Denver, CO @ Bluebird Theatre
9/17 Las Vegas, NV @ Cheyenne Saloon

Pick up this sweet tee here. More merch from Black Tusk coming soon!