Providence-bred four-piece Deer Tick are back with their debut album for ATO Records Emotional Contracts. Deer Tick bring a bright energy to their ATO debut. With songs filling a familiar rock style that is on one hand vintage while other contemporary. They throw in the kitchen sink musically using guitars, piano, and eve horns all for a dynamic sound that is uniquely their own.
If you are a fan of the band you should love this ode to rock and roll. If you are new to the band, well you've found a great launching point. Deer Tick are known for their prolific touring sometimes doing as many as 250 shows in a year. We know that the tracks on Emotional Contracts will be mainstays on various setlists for years to come. So roll down the windows and get on the highway because the album of the summer might have just arrived.
Rating - 4.5/5