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Deer Tick – “Grandfather Song”

It's been almost two years since Deer Tick released their fifth LP Negativity, which featured the string of singles "The Rock," "The Dream's In The
Lisa Brown | July 28, 2015 - 5:24 pm

Virgin Forest – “Dream” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

When he's not touring as the keyboardist for Phosphorescent, Scott Stapleton serves as frontman and songwriter for the Brooklyn-based band Virgin Forest, which also include…
Peter Helman | January 26, 2015 - 10:52 am

Watch Stevie Nicks Sing “Rhiannon” With Deer Tick On New Year’s Eve

Deer Tick wrapped up the year and their six-night Brooklyn Bowl residency with a surprise guest appearance by Stevie Nicks. She came out during their…
James Rettig | January 2, 2015 - 8:33 am

Watch Deer Tick And Sharon Van Etten Cover Lou Reed In Brooklyn

Providence roots-rockers Deer Tick are celebrating their 10th anniversary with a six-day residency at New York's Brooklyn Bowl, where they're sporting yellow bowling shirts and…
Peter Helman | December 29, 2014 - 2:50 pm
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Deer Tick – “White Havoc” (Stereogum Premiere)

It's December 1, which means that we have officially entered the Holiday Season and can prepare ourselves for the onslaught of sometimes awesome but mostly…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 1, 2014 - 11:43 am

Sour Patch Kids Host Deer Tick, Magic Man, & Other Touring Bands In Brooklyn House

Sour Patch Kids are delicious. Right now, people in my Twitter feed, and probably yours, are out there slandering a perfectly delicious candy just because…
Tom Breihan | November 3, 2014 - 2:33 pm
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Artist Portraits From Stereogum #Soundwave At Outside Lands 2014

At this year's Outside Lands, Stereogum teamed with Toyota to present performances at the Soundwave tent. Throughout the weekend there were intimate jams, DJ sets,…
Stereogum | August 13, 2014 - 9:08 am

Senator Seeks Clarification Of Carry-On Laws After Deer Tick Frontman Is Denied Aboard Plane

Deer Tick frontman John McCauley ran into some airport troubles last week after he tried to catch a flight to the Newport Folk Festival. While…
James Rettig | July 27, 2014 - 11:06 am
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The Replacements Announce NYC Show With The Hold Steady

The Replacements have begun playing shows again so gradually that we wouldn't blame you if you forgot. They've hit half a dozen festivals so far,…
Miles Bowe | June 16, 2014 - 6:07 pm
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The Hold Steady – “Easy” (Deer Tick Cover) & Deer Tick – “Constructive Summer” (Hold Steady Cover)

To celebrate the kickoff of their tour together the Hold Steady and Deer Tick have covered each other's music. The Hold Steady took on "Easy"…
Miles Bowe | April 17, 2014 - 4:56 pm

Watch Video From Nirvana & Friends’ Secret Show At Saint Vitus Last Night

Last night, the surviving members of Nirvana made a surprising and awesome decision. On their way into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame, those…
Tom Breihan | April 11, 2014 - 8:55 am
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Stevie Nicks Officiates Deer Tick Frontman’s Wedding To Vanessa Carlton

Fleetwood Mac's 2013 tour wraps up tonight in Vegas, but as Vulture points out, Stevie Nicks was tending to some other business Friday: She officiated…
Chris DeVille | December 30, 2013 - 11:02 am
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Download Deer Tick’s In Utero Covers Set

Deer Tick are gearing to release their new album Negativity next week, but this past Friday at Williamsburg's Brooklyn Bowl, they revived their Nirvana cover…
Claire Lobenfeld | September 16, 2013 - 10:52 am

Deer Tick – “Just Friends” (Stereogum Premiere)

At the end of the month, Providence roots-rockers Deer Tick will release their new LP Negativity. The band unveiled "The Curtain," a third cut from…
Claire Lobenfeld | September 11, 2013 - 12:51 pm
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Deer Tick – “The Curtain”

We've heard "The Rock" and "Dream's In The Ditch" from Deer Tick, and now it looks like they have another new song out for their…
Miles Bowe | September 10, 2013 - 4:31 pm
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Deer Tick – “The Dream’s In The Ditch”

Deer Tick's second single, "The Dream's In The Ditch," from their upcoming album Negativity is, unfortunately, not a lament for Tom, who was upset their…
Claire Lobenfeld | July 30, 2013 - 3:15 pm

Deer Tick – “The Rock”

Here’s something sad: “The Rock,” the new song from Providence scraggle-rock traditionalists Deer Tick, has nothing to do with the movie star and occasional professional…
Tom Breihan | June 18, 2013 - 10:53 am
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Watch Deer Tick Cover “Flagpole Sitta”

The latest edition of AV Club's Undercover series features Deer Tick covering Harvey Danger's "Flagpole Sitta," which fits vocalist John McCauley like a glove. "I…
Corban Goble | July 17, 2012 - 3:27 pm
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Deer Tick Play Letterman

Last night, Providence roots-rockers Deer Tick showed up on the Late Show With David Letterman, bringing a full horn section and their best prom clothe…
Tom Breihan | October 13, 2011 - 11:47 am
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End Of The Road Festival 2010 In Photos

This past weekend Larmer Tree Gardens, near Salisbury, Wiltshire, hosted the fifth annual End Of The Road Festival. This year’s lineup continued the festival’s peripheral…
Amrit Singh | September 13, 2010 - 4:19 pm
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