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Manager: David Orr

Bio: TUSKO FATALE was formed in the late 80's when singer/songwriter/psychonaut David Orr met drummer/recording engineer Bob Gurske. Originally it was a recording project exploring the effects of psychoactive plants and mushrooms (entheogens) on musical composition and production. Shortly after its in... See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: While here I sit and smoke, on the sands of dreams.While I sit and wait, in the in-between. The Ghost of a Hurricane https://t.co/OsxscTvBkU


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  • 2012

    Jun 24

    Newport News, VIRGI, US | 2:00pm
    Newport News, VIRGI, US
    Sun Jun 24, 2012 2:00pm


    Sunday June 24th live music returns to Fantasy with the Your Music Show broadcast with Bryan Forrest and Tusko Fatale performing. Bryan Forrest is one of the most popular singer/songwriters on the Peninsula and he'll be performing songs from his latest CD 'Proverbial Shine'. Tusko Fatale (David Orr and Donnie Kepley) will then perform an acoustic set including some new material. Sadly, their drummer Bob Gurske passed away unexpectedly July 4, 2011. David Orr of Tusko Fatale and Bryan Forrest were in the band The Lift back in the 80's with drummer Jay Culpepper. The three have not performed together in over 15 years and word has it that Jay Culpepper will be there and they will perform a few Lift songs. 2 PM Sunday June 24th at FANTASY. It's all ages and FREE!!

  • 2009

    Dec 26

    Richmond, VA, US | 7:00pm

    Richmond, VA, US
    Sat Dec 26, 2009 7:00pm
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  • Myth-Ra Raised (Artist) Myth-Ra Raised
    I had to come back.. Excellent music!
  • Myth-Ra Raised (Artist) Myth-Ra Raised
    Absolutely unique. I enjoyed and shared your video as well.
  • Rock of Ages (Artist) Rock of Ages
    Heard you here, became a fan and liked your Facebook. Follow us on @martzician to receive daily tweets of classic rock trivia! #RockTrivia
  • Aira Winterland (Artist) Aira Winterland
    Nice finger style here!! Brilliant! Much respect. Peace to the world! Aira
  • John Paul Crawford (Fan) John Paul Crawford
    Not an easy sound to describe...think Jethro Tull crossed with Zappa, add liberal amounts of hallucinogens and spin!
  • Grim Singmuf (Artist) Grim Singmuf
    the ghost of a hurricane is an awesome tune
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