John McCauley started Deer Tick as a solo project 8 years ago and the whole thing has sprouted into an acclaimed folk act with four full length albums and a hearty, devoted fanbase. The grit-filled, scratchy vocals and densely-packed, country-folk melodies have made for some interesting musical creations from the group over the last few years and we were lucky enough to spend some time with band with a camera in hand.

The guys performed a couple of makeshift outdoors tracks so damn well that a friendly canine got involved halfway through…

You can watch the session below, or via our TV Section. It's also available via our Youtube page.

The session was recorded/edited by George and Louise Nindi.

Tour Dates

  • 17 Aug – Bedford, Esquires
  • 18 Aug – Bristol, Louisiana
  • 19 Aug – Leicester, Summer Sundae Festival
  • 28 Aug – Manchester, Sound Control
  • 29 Aug – Leeds, Brudenell
  • 30 Aug – Glasgow, Stereo
  • 31 Aug – Liverpool, Kazimier
  • 01 Sep – End Of The Road Festival
  • 02 Sep – End Of The Road Festival
  • 05 Sep – London, Scala