With only eight days until its crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter comes to an end, Tourniquet has now reached over $16,668 (from more than 400 backers) for their new album. Originally seeking only $16,000, the project managed to raise its initial goal quickly. The new album will be released next year.
Drummer and co-founder Ted Kirkpatrick says; “We did it! Thank you all and special thanks to Daniele from Italy who pledged for a pair of my beat up drumsticks used in the recording. You put us over!!! Still 8 days left to get involved!”
In December we reported that, by mutual and respectful agreement, Luke Easter has stepped down as vocalist of thrash/heavy metal band Tourniquet. The band is still looking for a new singer. In a previous update (April) the band said: