Full-time internet personality Brad Nelson is first out of the gate with a review of the brand-new Flaming Tusk record, Old, Blackened Century, at his blog Unborn Whiskey. This morning, Flaming Tusk released their first LP, entitled Old, Blackened Century. You know that to be the best possible title for anything. It streams and slowly [...]
Flaming Tusk raises its drinking horns to Curran Reynolds, Precious Metal, Metalian, and Death Is Easy. Another brutal night at Lit Lounge. A hearty raise of the horns to all who came out tonight. Anyone who missed us, don’t forget: next tuesday, 5/26, we will be playing the Hull record release party in Brooklyn.
Flaming Tusk, hot off our review in the April 2009 issue of Decibel magazine, will be playing the Turnstyle Music Group showcase at The Trash Bar in Williamsburg, Brooklyn on March 26 at 11:30PM. Supporting us will be local hard rockers Catalyst, Love An Mayhem and Stone Robot. March 26, 11:30PM The Trash Bar 256 [...]
This is gonna be a big one, children. Flaming Tusk will be making a triumphant return to LIT LOUNGE‘S ever-brutal metal institution, PRECIOUS METAL, on April 6, 2009. This time we will even have our own equipment, so as brutal as it was last time (you’ve heard the latest live track, haven’t you?), it will [...]
Friends and subjects, you have waited patiently. Flaming Tusk will be playing live in Brooklyn, New York, January 16th, at the Market Hotel ( http://www.myspace.com/markethotelnyc ). Go to 1142 Myrtle Ave @ Broadway in Brooklyn (right at the Myrtle Ave stop on the JMZ) at 9:30pm and see us play live. $5 at the door [...]
Dark Sky Records, an indie label out of California, has seen fit to include two tracks from the Abigail EP in their latest “Underground Rising” podcast distributed for free at the iTunes Music Store. It’s us and four other unsigned bands, so support your independent metal! Here’s the full track listing: “Feeding the War Machine” by [...]
Flaming Tusk has decided to burn myspace to the ground. Help us out, if myspace is your social network of choice (or, as it may be, necessity), by visiting our page and “friending” us.
A crushing song by Flaming Tusk will be played this Tuesday on Internet metal radio station KWTF: The Edge on Kore Rozzik’s Tuesday night local metal show. The update for Rozzik’s show, including Flaming Tusk and the other local bands playing, is right here. Tune in this Tuesday and support local metal acts and Flaming Tusk.
Now that “Abigail” is done, I thought I’d write up some notes on how it was recorded and mixed, in chronological order. This should be interesting to the two audio engineering nerds in my social circle and is probably going to get pretty long, but fuck it. (PS, yeah, it turned out to be really long, [...]