Bradford @ The Rare Book Room
Rare Book Room

Future and Microcastle (2007-present)

Deerhunter made an appearance on Living Bridge, a compilation put together by Rare Book Room Records. The song that appeared on the compilation was entitled "After Class" and was recorded in the same place where they attempted to record their second album, the Rare Book Room studios. It was released in February 2008.

The quartet's third album, slated to come out in 2008, will be titled Microcastle. One of the songs from the record, whose title has been confirmed as "Twilight at Carbon Lake", has been described by Cox as "doo-wop, 50s/early 60s, Everly Brothers".[10] Microcastle leaked on the internet May 31, 2008.

The band added guitarist Whitney Petty, a former cheerleader and high school friend of Cox's, to replace the departing Mee in May 2008. [Deerhunter Wikipedia]

You might just have the leak. If not, you can hear some of the new songs streaming at Deerhunter's official MySpace.

You might have heard the songs live when Deerhunter played them at Market Hotel. You can hear the songs live next time Deerhunter plays them at one of the following shows....

Deerhunter - 2008 Tour Dates
Jun 3 - Villette Sonique Festival @ Grande Halle de la Villette w/ Sunset Rubdown Paris, France
Jun 4 - Le Romandie w/ High Places Laussane, Switzerland
Jun 5 - Orangehouse (Feierwerk) w/ High Places Munich, Germany
Jun 6 - Kino w/ Liars, High Places Ebensee, Austria
Jun 7 - West Germany w/ High Places Berlin, Germany
Jun 9 - Theater Antigone w/ High Places Kortrijk, Belgium
Jun 10 - Paard Van Troje w/ High Places The Hague, Netherlands
Jun 11 - Vera w/ High Places Groningen, Netherlands
Jun 12 - Paradiso Amsterdam, Netherlands
Jun 14 - Future Days @ Vicar Street w/ Dan Deacon, White WIlliams, High Places Dublin, Ireland
Jun 15 - Stereo w/ High Places Glasgow, Scotland
Jun 16 - Brudenell Social Club w/ High Places Leeds, United Kingdom
Jun 17 - Koko w/ Liars London, United Kingdom
Jun 18 - The Kazimier w/ Liars, High Places Liverpool, UK
Jun 19 - Club Academy w/ Liars, High Places Manchester, UK
Jun 20 - Barfly w/ High Places Brighton, United Kingdom
Jun 24 - Hove Festival w/ Jay-Z, M.I.A, Animal Collective and many more! Arendal, Norway
Jun 25 - Accelerator Festival @ Münchenbryggeriet w/ Battles, Magik Markers, and many more! Stockholm, Sweden
Jun 27 - Sled Island Festival w/ RZA, Wire, No Age and many more! Calgary, Alberta
Jul 31 - The Map Room Charleston, South Carolina
Aug 1 - The Boot Norfolk, Virginia
Aug 3 - McCarren Pool, Brooklyn, NY w/ Black Lips
Aug 5 - Air Canada Centre w/ Nine Inch Nails Toronto, Ontario, Ontario
Aug 6 - Big Orbit's Soundlab Buffalo, New York
Aug 7 - Mohegan Sun Arena w/ Nine Inch Nails Uncasville, Connecticut
Aug 8 - DCU Center w/ Nine Inch Nails Worcester, Massachusetts
Aug 10 - Garfield Artworks Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Aug 11 - 123 Pleasant Street Morgantown, West Virginia
Aug 12 - Knoxville Civic Coliseum w/ Nine Inch Nails Knoxville, Tennessee
Aug 13 - Gwinnett Arena w/ Nine Inch Nails Duluth, Georgia
Sep 2 - Red Rock Pavillion w/ Nine Inch Nails Morrison, Colorado
Sep 3 - E Center w/ Nine Inch Nails Salt Lake City, Utah
Sep 5 - Oracle Arena w/ Nine Inch Nails Oakland, California
Sep 6 - The Forum w/ Nine Inch Nails Inglewood, California