Ahrue Ilustre (born September 17, 1968), commonly known as Ahrue Luster, is an American heavy metal guitarist. He is a current guitarist of American heavy metal band Lions at the Gate, and was the lead guitarist for the heavy metal band Ill Niño. He is also a former guitarist for Machine Head, as well as Manmade God and a Bay Area thrash metal act called The Horde of Torment who were originally called "Pestilence" but had to change their name because another Pestilence had signed to Roadrunner Records.
In September 2019, Nonpoint announced Luster will be their touring lead guitarist for their upcoming tour.
- Confession (2003)
- One Nation Underground (2005)
- The Under Cover Sessions (2006)
- Enigma (2008)
- Dead New World (2010)
- Epidemia (2012)
- Till Death, La Familia (2014)
- Boyce, Kevin (2003) "Ill Niño Confession", CMJ New Music Report, September 29, 2003. Retrieved August 4, 2014
- "AHRUE LUSTER: "I Was Creatively Unfulfilled In MACHINE HEAD"", Blabbermouth.net, June 24, 2002. Retrieved August 4, 2014
- McIver, Joel (2012) Machine Head: Inside the Machine, Omnibus Press, ISBN 978-1780385518
- "Ill NiÑo Members Launch Terror Universal – Blabbermouth.net". BLABBERMOUTH.NET. December 16, 2014. Retrieved January 17, 2015.
| Machine Head lead guitarist
| Ill Niño lead guitarist
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