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Deer Tick / War Elephant
Album:War Elephant Collection:General
Artist:Deer Tick Added:11/2008
Label:Partisan Records 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2008-11-30 Pull Date:2009-02-01 
Week Ending:1 Feb25 Jan18 Jan11 Jan28 Dec14 Dec7 Dec
Airplays:2142122

Recent Airplay
1.Tue, 23 May 17:Sarah Bellum
That's Not Bluegrass.
4.Fri, 18 Jan 13:Baby Gap
FOLKTRONICA
2.Fri, 03 May 13:Baby Gap
FOLKTRONICA
5.Thu, 17 Jan 13:Andy S
Daydream Disaster
3.Thu, 31 Jan 13:Lil' Lolo
The Show with T-Lex and Lolo
6.Mon, 09 Jul 12:Farmer Flap-Jack
Happy Hour (Coverin' for PACC)

Album Review
canuck
Reviewed 2008-12-01 
Debut album of Americana/ old-sounding country/ rockabilly(ish stuff) from young Rhode Island-based John McCauley. This is definitely not the normal alt-country stuff that comes out a young songwriter. I'm a fan.

-Adrian
My picks: 1, 6, 7, 8, 13 FCC: clean

1. med-fast. fingerpicked guitar and voice. later, bass, strings, harmonies and upbeat drums. lovely tune.
2. mid tempo. classic sound (rockibilly or classic country influenced).
3. mid tempo. rough southern rock. electric guitar and drums.
4. med-slow. subdued vocals and guitar w/ steady drums.
5. mid tempo. electric guitars and drums, but fairly subdued. has a bit of a swing to it.
6. slow guitar fingerpicking in waltz time. great vocal melody.
7. med-slow. bluesy. acoustic guitar fingerpicking + electric guitar accents. organ, bass later.
8. med-fast. train song (rhythm and lyrics). a great story song about getting to someone anyway one has to.
9. med-slow. dark, bluesey, rough guitars and, at times, torn-up vocals.
10. mid tempo. country-jazz swing.
11. med-fast. fingerpicked guitar and upbeat bass/ drums.
12. slow. rougher and more swagger than a ballad.
13. slow. dark, heavy bass dominates first part of the song. anguished vocals. I like it but it may be a bit much for some shows.
14. med-slow. dissonant strings at the beginning. goes into classic sounding ballad.

Track Listing
1.Ashamed 8.These Old Shoes
2.Art Isn't Real (City Of Sin) 9.Not So Dense
3.Standing At The Threshold 10.Spend The Night
4.Dirty Dishes 11.Diamond Rings 2007
5.Longtime 12.Sink Or Swim
6.Nevada 13.Christ Jesus
7.Baltimore Blues No. 1 14.What Kind Of Fool Am I?