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Deer Tick works on new CD

Tuesday, December 15, 2009 – After finishing a U.S. run with Neko Case and a just-ended three-week European tour, Deer Tick will enter the studio to put the finishing touches on its as-yet-untitled third album, which will be released in the first half of 2010. The band will again be tour heavily in 2010, to SXSW and beyond.

The Rhode Island group also released a new four-song EP, "More Fuel for the Fire EP."

Taken mostly from a month-long recording session in upstate New York nicknamed "The Black Dirt Sessions", "More Fuel for the Fire" features three new studio tracks as well as a live version of Straight Into A Storm (from "Born on Flag Day") recorded in Charlotte, N.C. at the Visulite Theatre.

The songs are La La La, Dance of Love, Axe Is Forever and Straight Into A Storm.

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Mayonnaise CD review - Mayonnaise
Deer Tick's acoustic/electric "Vol. 1" and "Vol. 2" were not only personal triumphs and career highlights for frontman/songwriter John J. McCauley, they were also among the best releases of 2017. Given the emotional and physical investment involved with the dual albums, representing the band's distinct folk and rock sonic profiles, McCauley and his merry band of Americana cranksters would be justified in presenting "Mayonnaise" as what it appears to be at »»»
Vol. 1 CD review - Vol. 1
John McCauley's earliest explorations as Deer Tick found him with one foot firmly planted in his punk rock past and the other in his newly minted conversion to folk and country by way of an introduction to Hank Williams. His dual personalities were separated into his studio Jekyll and his stage Hyde, the former using the solemnity of recording to craft quiet folk gems, the latter presenting them to an audience with adrenalized, amps-to-11 abandon. It wasn't until 2011's "Divine »»»
Vol. 2 CD review - Vol. 2
John McCauley's earliest explorations as Deer Tick found him with one foot firmly planted in his punk rock past and the other in his newly minted conversion to folk and country by way of an introduction to Hank Williams. His dual personalities were separated into his studio Jekyll and his stage Hyde, the former using the solemnity of recording to craft quiet folk gems, the latter presenting them to an audience with adrenalized, amps-to-11 abandon. It wasn't until 2011's "Divine »»»
Editorial: Walking the talk – When names like Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Waylon and the Hag are invoked, you're talking hard core country. These are the touchstones of country , the guys who made country music what it was and still is (or maybe can be). When these folks would sing about being down-and-out and the rough-and-tumble, they knew of what they were singing about. Fast forward a few years to the country singers of today. »»»
Concert Review: The Lil Smokies provide the perfect antidote – On a night when the world to be falling further apart thanks to coronavirus (this would be the night the NBA postponed the season), there stood The Lil Smokies to at least in some small measure save the day. The quintet is part of a generation of musicians with bluegrass as the basis, but not totally the sum of the music either.... »»»
Concert Review: White makes the case for himself, no matter how dark the music – John Paul White opined with a glint in his eyes that his songs were not of the uplifting variety. In fact, they were downright dark. How else to explain "The Long Way" with the line "long way home back to you." Or "James," a song inspired by his grandfather who suffered from dementia. But lest you think that the Alabama... »»»
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