War elephant (album)

War Elephant
Studio album by Deer Tick
Released September 4, 2007
Recorded 2007
Genre Indie rock, alt.country
Length 48:05
Label Partisan Records
Deer Tick chronology
War Elephant
Born on Flag Day
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic [1]
Pitchfork Media (5.8/10)[2]

War Elephant is the debut album by Deer Tick. It was originally released September 4, 2007 on FEOW! Records. After parting ways with their label, Deer Tick continued touring without a repress of the album they were supporting. Partisan Records re-released War Elephant on November 11, 2008.[3]

Track listing

All songs written by John McCauley, except for where noted.

  1. "Ashamed" (2:15)
  2. "Art Isn't Real (City of Sin)" (2:50)
  3. "Standing at the Threshold" (2:28)
  4. "Dirty Dishes" (3:19)
  5. "Long Time" (3:47)
  6. "Nevada" (2:47)
  7. "Baltimore Blues No. 1" (3:02)
  8. "These Old Shoes" (Chris Paddock) (2:21)
  9. "Not So Dense" (4:23)
  10. "Spend the Night" (2:29)
  11. "Diamond Rings 2007" (4:42)
  12. "Sink or Swim" (4:55)
  13. "Christ Jesus" (5:20)
  14. "What Kind of Fool Am I?" (Leslie Bricusse, Anthony Newley) (3:33)


  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Gaerig, Andrew (24 October 2007). "Deer Tick: War Elephant". Pitchfork Media. 
  3. ^ "War Elephant". Partisan Records. 
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