American Foursquare



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American Foursquare is a meditation on empathy, on love, and on the meaning of home.

Denison began writing American Foursquare after he and his family relocated from Philadelphia to his hometown of Lancaster in 2014, trading their 800-square-foot row home for a 100-year-old house on the edge of Lancaster City. Denison wrote and recorded the songs as a response to the major life changes of moving and domestication, all the while taking a general hiatus from music to start a carpentry business and spend time with his wife and small children.

Denison began recording American Foursquare with Thomas Bartlett (Sufjan Stevens, The National, Norah Jones) and finished/mixed in Seattle, WA with Andy Park (Death Cab For Cutie, Pedro The Lion, Noah Gundersen) with additional string arrangements and vocals by Abby Gundersen and electric guitar and mandolin by Aaron Campbell.

CD version includes bonus tracks featuring simplified arrangements and a brand-new song, Lancaster County.

Available on limited blue coloured vinyl.


  1. American Foursquare
  2. Catalina Love
  3. Confident & Sensitive Child
  4. Save Me From Myself
  5. River of Music
  6. Birds of Virginia
  7. Simple and True
  8. Roseanne
  9. Robin
  10. San Francisco