Multi-staging environment for Rails using Capistrano and mod_rails / Rails - cjohansen.no
RailsEnvHivelogic - Deploying ExpressionEngine from GitHub with Capistrano
Very clear, step-by-step guide to managing and ExpressionEngine site with git and Capistrano. I might try this some time, as it would make messing about with templates and so on much easier and - more importantly - undoable.
git ls-remote git@GitHub.com:you/project.git masterDeployment Script Spring Cleaning - GitHub
information on speeding up Capistrano deployment scripts
A great article with chunks of details regarding how github reduced their deploy time from 15 minutes to 14 seconds. w00t!
Git based capistrano deploymentSwitched to Python Fabric | Es Tea Double Eye