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Real Music

I only recently got into listening to Deer Tick, and I have to thank my brother for turning me onto them. I have all five of their albums, and they are all great, but this one is by far my favorite.

the real deal

I don’t write reviews. I’m 65 and who cares what I think about Deer Tick. Found them on Spotify after wearing Dawes and Middle Brother out. Love them both, but Deer Tick is real. Dylan, Nirvana, John Lennon and Neil Young all wrapped into one. Do yourselves a favor and give Dirt Sessions a chance. Christ Jesus is epic.


Formed: 2004 in Providence, RI

Genre: Alternative

Years Active: '00s, '10s

John McCauley, the songwriter behind the Deer Tick moniker, grew up in Providence, Rhode Island, where he began his career by teaching himself to play drums, guitar, piano, and pedal steel. McCauley started recording his own compositions and touring the area while still in high school, and he widened his circle after graduation by touring the entire country. Although he'd often perform solo, the young musician began piecing together a proper band, occasionally playing as a duo with drummer Dennis...
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