Deer Tick performs in The Current studios

While in town for a show at First Ave, Rhode Island alt-country rockers Deer Tick stop by The Current for an in-studio performance.
While in town for a show at First Ave, Rhode Island alt-country rockers Deer Tick stop by The Current for an in-studio performance. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
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Deer Tick performs in the Current Studio
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Providence, Rhode Island alt-country rockers Deer Tick depart from their signature folk sound on their latest album, Divine Providence. The louder, faster chord progressions suggest a more punk rock edge than the group's earlier recordings.

While in town for a show at First Ave, they stopped by the studio to talk about the record, their side projects and life on the road.

Songs performed: "Kiss Me On The Bus (The Replacements cover)," "She's Not Spanish" and "Walls"

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  • While in town for a show at First Ave, Rhode Island alt-country rockers Deer Tick stop by The Current for an in-studio performance.
    While in town for a show at First Ave, Rhode Island alt-country rockers Deer Tick stop by The Current for an in-studio performance. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • While in town for a show at First Ave, Rhode Island alt-country rockers Deer Tick stop by The Current for an in-studio performance.
    While in town for a show at First Ave, Rhode Island alt-country rockers Deer Tick stop by The Current for an in-studio performance. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • While in town for a show at First Ave, Rhode Island alt-country rockers Deer Tick stop by The Current for an in-studio performance.
    While in town for a show at First Ave, Rhode Island alt-country rockers Deer Tick stop by The Current for an in-studio performance. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • While in town for a show at First Ave, Rhode Island alt-country rockers Deer Tick stop by The Current for an in-studio performance.
    While in town for a show at First Ave, Rhode Island alt-country rockers Deer Tick stop by The Current for an in-studio performance. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • While in town for a show at First Ave, Rhode Island alt-country rockers Deer Tick stop by The Current for an in-studio performance.
    While in town for a show at First Ave, Rhode Island alt-country rockers Deer Tick stop by The Current for an in-studio performance. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • While in town for a show at First Ave, Rhode Island alt-country rockers Deer Tick stop by The Current for an in-studio performance.
    While in town for a show at First Ave, Rhode Island alt-country rockers Deer Tick stop by The Current for an in-studio performance. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • While in town for a show at First Ave, Rhode Island alt-country rockers Deer Tick stop by The Current for an in-studio performance.
    While in town for a show at First Ave, Rhode Island alt-country rockers Deer Tick stop by The Current for an in-studio performance. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • While in town for a show at First Ave, Rhode Island alt-country rockers Deer Tick stop by The Current for an in-studio performance.
    While in town for a show at First Ave, Rhode Island alt-country rockers Deer Tick stop by The Current for an in-studio performance. (MPR / Nate Ryan)