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TUSK returns to Sage Gateshead in October 2017

The annual festival will stage its seventh edition with another diverse line-up

From 13-15 October, TUSK will take place at its habitual venue in the North East of England. The roster so far includes a UK debut appearance from Swedish punk band Brainbombs, as well as performances from London producers Klein and Beatrice Dillon, French field recordist Kink Gong, Californian duo Hans Grusel's Krankenkabinet, Russian post folk collective Staraya Derevnya, Scottish band Shareholder and sound manipulator Èlg, with more live music yet to be announced.

The festival will also host talks, films, exhibitions and after parties over the course of the weekend. Tickets are available from 16 June via Sage Gateshead box office with 50 Early Bird passes offered at £45, full weekend passes at £55, and day tickets at £20.