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The Fucking Wrath – Valley Of The Serpents Soul T-Shirt CD/LP Bundle. Click the image below to head to the Tee Pee Webstore!

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and ELKS playing FREE NYC Show this Saturday, October 22nd with KYLESA, TRASH TALK, YOUTH OF TODAY and more!

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NYC’s TEE PEE Records To Showcase at CMJ Music Marathon, Pop Montreal International Music Festival

NYC’s TEE PEE Records To Showcase at CMJ Music Marathon, Pop Montreal International Music Festival

Highly Respected Rock Record Label Rolls Out Free 17-Song Label Sampler via Facebook 

New York City based independent rock label TEE PEE Records has announced plans to showcase at two of North America’s most celebrated music festivals in the coming weeks.  On Thursday, September 22, TEE PEE will proudly showcase an array of its artists at the 10th annual POP MONTREAL Festival, an annual music festival occurring in Montreal, Quebec.  Artists slated to appear include Canadian psychedelic rockers QUEST FOR FIRE, fast-rising Brooklyn stargazers NAAM, Toronto hardcore punks BURNING LOVE and Brooklyn “astral metal” band ELKS.  For additional details on the showcase, visit this location.

The following evening (September 23), TEE PEE will bring the family to Toronto, ON with a supercharged show at The Silver Dollar Room.  QUEST FOR FIRE and ELKS will bring the rock and the whole shebang will conclude with a (super loud) performance from NAAM.  For full details, click HERE.

 

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NEW RELEASES!!!

ELKS – DESTINED FOR THE SUN EP PREORDER
Burgeoning Brooklyn buzz band ELKS will release its debut album Destined for the Sun on September 13 via NYC’s Tee Pee Records. Featuring an abstract conceptual theme chronicling “the history of a tribe of nomadic Space Vikings,” ELKS’ Destined for the Sun tells the tale of “peaceful inhabitants of a planet colonized by an expanding empire,” incorporating a myriad of strange sci-fi ephemera including a “super computer” at the end of the universe dubbed “The Wizard.” Recorded by Made Out of Babies guitarist Brendan Tobin at Brooklyn’s Translator Audio, the album captures every nuance of ELKS’ dynamic live spectacle and amps it up tenfold, resulting in the perfect sonic experience for fans of mind-bending modern metal. Click the image below to purchase!

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Review – Elks – Destined For The Sun

Elks are a newer band recently signed by Tee Pee Records. Their album Destined For The Sun is due out from the label on September 27th, 2011. If Portland has Red Fang then the east coast belongs to Elks. Their heavy and sludgy monstrous riffs are a force to recon with. I’m not up to date with the sludge scene so I’m not going to sit here and sugar coat it or pretend to know what I’m talking about. That said, I was fully entertained by Elks debut release. There’s 6 tracks for a total of 22 minutes. Vocals are more on line to what you’d hear on a Kylessa album. The drums are tight, fast and hardly ever slow down. The bass is big but not to prominent. The guitars are fast, technical and boasts some great riffs throughout. The album had me (more…)


BROOKLYN “ASTRAL METAL” BAND ELKS TO RELEASE DEBUT ALBUM ‘DESTINED FOR THE SUN’ ON SEPTEMBER 13, 2011

SUNWARD-SCREAMING GROUP TREKS ACROSS SPACE-TIME CONTINUUM WITH  SOARING RIFFS, TOWERING TWIN LEADS

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ELKS

Burgeoning Brooklyn buzz band ELKS will release its debut album Destined for the Sun on September 13 via NYC’s Tee Pee Records.  Featuring an abstract conceptual theme chronicling “the history of a tribe of nomadic Space Vikings,” ELKS’ Destined for the Sun tells the tale of “peaceful inhabitants of a planet colonized by an expanding empire,” incorporating a myriad of strange sci-fi ephemera including a “super computer” at the end of the universe dubbed “The Wizard.”  Recorded by Made Out of Babies guitarist Brendan Tobin at Brooklyn’s Translator Audio, the album captures every nuance of ELKS’ dynamic live spectacle and amps it up tenfold, resulting in the perfect sonic experience for fans of mind-bending modern metal. (more…)