Deer Tick Covers the Beasties, Confirms Post-Newport Folk Fest Shows
Deer Tick paid tribute to Adam “MCA” Yauch the night of his passing. While performing at San Diego, CA’s The Cashah on Friday, the hard partying band covered the Beastie Boys classic “(You Gotta) Fight for Your Right (to Party!).” The band teased the cover by tweeting before the show, “RIP MCA The Tick will be in tribute mode tonight in SD fo’ sho’.”
In other news, Deer Tick have added two Newport Folk Fest after shows. The band and their label Partisan will host Deer Tick & Friends shows at Rhode Island’s Newport Blues Café from July 27-29. Guest performers will be announced an hour before doors each night.