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Tusk Festival Introduced By Uncle Jim

Newcastle Upon Tyne's Tusk festival has released the following promo video, an introduction to the festival's line up by Uncle Jim, the alter ego of Alan Bishop of Sun City Girls (who will be performing at the festival under his other alter ego Alvarius B).

The festival features Bill Orcutt, Alvarius B, Hype Williams, Rhys Chatham, Natural Snow Buildings, Cath & Phil Tyler, Jessica Rylan, Chris Forsyth, Chris Corsano with Dennis Tyfus, Grouper, and more. For a full line up head here. Newcastle Upon Tyne various venues, 7–9 October, £30 (plus booking fee) weekend pass. Watch the promo video below: