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The Defibs Play The Kinks: MUSWELL HILLBILLIES

Posted on October 6th, by thedefibs in News, Shows. No Comments

The 1971 album performed live in its entirety featuring guest musicians and members of The Dustbowl Revival



The Chapel in San Francisco

Posted on July 28th, by thedefibs in News, ROADBLOGS. No Comments

Sunday June 22nd, with local honky-tonk hero Misisipi Mike Wolf! Marty O’Reilly opens.
The sweet show poster was designed by the illustrious Mr. Wolf himself!



Brooklyn Country Cantina / SXSW recap

Posted on March 28th, by thedefibs in News. No Comments

The 2014 Brooklyn Country Cantina was a holler and a half! Thank you to all the bands, sponsors, and our awesome host Licha’s Cantina for making a great event.
See pictures from the party at  www.brooklyncountrycantina.com 
Thanks also to Acoustic Guitar Magazine and Saving Country Music for hanging out that afternoon and including the event in their [...]



ON TOUR!

Posted on February 21st, by thedefibs in News, Shows. No Comments

The Defibs are coming to a town near you. The question is…how near?
Bandsintown



The Mel Bay Songbook!

Posted on January 7th, by thedefibs in News. No Comments

We are exited to announce the printing of The Defibulators Songbook by Mel Bay Publications! The 116 page book includes songs from Corn Money as well as 6 songs from our upcoming album. It also includes lead guitar tablature, fiddle transcriptions, photos, illustrations, and a bizarre DIY section called Metalbelly’s Woodshed.
It’s been an honor to collaborate [...]



ON THE VERGE

Posted on December 4th, by thedefibs in News. No Comments

Featured in the February issue of the legendary jam band mag.
http://www.relix.com/ontheverge/detail/the_defibulators



Road Vines

Posted on November 13th, by thedefibs in News, Uncategorized. No Comments

THE 5 BEST THINGS AT THIS TRUCKSTOP

 
More VINES from the road…

 

 



Mountain Stage

Posted on November 12th, by thedefibs in News, Shows. No Comments

WVU Creative Arts Center
Morgantown, WV – 11/10/13
We made our Mountain Stage debut with a killer lineup featuring Deer Tick, Ed Kowalczyk (of LIVE), and Luray.
The Show will air on NPR stations across the country in March 2014.
www.mountainstage.org
 
 
 
 



SILVER VINYL IS HERE!

Posted on October 16th, by thedefibs in News. No Comments

Order the 12″ LP on silver vinyl!

Limited Edition first run pressing.
Includes mp3 download of the album.
(Pigcow Records 2013)



“Everybody’s Got A Banjo” Photo Show at Chelsea Market

Posted on October 7th, by thedefibs in News. 1 Comment

Portraits by Teddy Telles
Song by The Defibulators
“EVERYBODY’S GOT A BANJO: Instrument of the Everybilly“ is a series of portraits taken August 28th in a photo booth at The Defibulators’ Debt’ll Get’em Album Release Party at Brooklyn Bowl.  Fans stormed the live “Everybody’s Got A Banjo” photo booth over a period of 4 hours where [...]



ESQUIRE Music Video Premiere

Posted on September 26th, by thedefibs in News, press, videos. No Comments

NSFW – FOR MATURE AUDIENCES ONLY!
(Contains scenes that may not be suitable for work, some grandparents, or children)

A Sleeping Giant and Possum Den Production.
See the “Let Me See That Ponytail Run” premiere on ESQUIRE.com 



CACKALACKY! Music Video (dir. Alexis Boling)

Posted on September 18th, by thedefibs in News, videos. No Comments


New Song Premieres on My Old Kentucky Blog

Posted on September 1st, by thedefibs in News, press. No Comments

Read the post and listen to the track!
 



Everybody’s Got a Banjo debuts right on TIME

Posted on August 27th, by thedefibs in News, press. No Comments

We’ve got nothing but love for the banjo. So does all of America these days.
Wrote a song about it. Like to hear it? Here it goes!           |
http://entertainment.time.com/2013/08/27/music-premiere-a-brewing-banjo-backlash/



The Defibulators Deliver “Papers” for New Album

Posted on August 24th, by thedefibs in News, press. No Comments

“Get Yer Papers” track premiere and interview on CMT Edge

 
 
 
 
 



Detroit Institue of the Arts

Posted on August 22nd, by thedefibs in News, Shows. No Comments

We had a blast playing Rivera Court at the Detroit Institute of Arts.
This was one of the most psychedelic rooms we’ve ever played, both visually and acoustically.
Thanks to Rudy, the crew, and all our D-Town friends for hanging out that night with us, Diego Rivera and Henry Ford’s workforce.

Rivera Court at Detroit Institute of Arts



”The perfect soundtrack for a family picnic, or a meth lab.” -TWANG NATION

Posted on July 23rd, by thedefibs in News, press. No Comments

Hilarious words on the new album from Baron Lane over at TWANG NATION.
Read the full post.



Brooklyn Vegan posts new track, video

Posted on May 15th, by thedefibs in News, press. No Comments

Brooklyn Vegan posts a track from the new album, the Cackalacky music video, and summer tour dates.



The Gothamist: Finding Nashville in New York City

Posted on March 30th, by thedefibs in News, press. No Comments

The Gothamist digs into the country music scene in NYC with an interview with Brooklyn songstress Michaela Anne.
Features a shortlist of NYC Country bars/venues and a shout out to The Defibs.
Read Article
FINDING NASHVILLE IN NEW YORK CITY



HILL COUNTRY LIVE!

Posted on March 26th, by thedefibs in News, Shows. No Comments

Happy to be returning from another great southern tour and playing a homecoming show at
Hill Country Live, a helluva honky-tonk on a quaint little Dutch island called Manhattan.

Thursday 3/28
NEW YORK CITY
HILL COUNTRY LIVE
30 West 26th Street NYC
8:30pm-Midnight
NO COVER!
 






NEWS & ROADBLOG

The Defibs Play The Kinks: MUSWELL HILLBILLIES
The 1971 album performed live in its entirety featuring guest musicians and members of The Dustbowl Revival
The Chapel in San Francisco
Sunday June 22nd, with local honky-tonk hero Misisipi Mike Wolf! Marty O’Reilly opens. The sweet show poster was designed by the illustrious Mr. Wolf himself!
Brooklyn Country Cantina / SXSW recap
The 2014 Brooklyn Country Cantina was a holler and a half! Thank you to all the bands, sponsors, and our awesome host Licha’s Cantina...
ON TOUR!
The Defibs are coming to a town near you. The question is…how near? Bandsintown
The Mel Bay Songbook!
We are exited to announce the printing of The Defibulators Songbook by Mel Bay Publications! The 116 page book includes songs from Corn Money as...
ON THE VERGE
Featured in the February issue of the legendary jam band mag. http://www.relix.com/ontheverge/detail/the_defibulators
Road Vines
THE 5 BEST THINGS AT THIS TRUCKSTOP   More VINES from the road…    
Mountain Stage
WVU Creative Arts Center Morgantown, WV - 11/10/13 We made our Mountain Stage debut with a killer lineup featuring Deer Tick, Ed Kowalczyk (of LIVE), and Luray. The Show...
SILVER VINYL IS HERE!
Order the 12″ LP on silver vinyl! Limited Edition first run pressing. Includes mp3 download of the album. (Pigcow Records 2013)
“Everybody’s Got A Banjo” Photo Show at Chelsea Market
Portraits by Teddy Telles Song by The Defibulators “EVERYBODY’S GOT A BANJO: Instrument of the Everybilly“ is a series of portraits taken August 28th in...
ESQUIRE Music Video Premiere
NSFW – FOR MATURE AUDIENCES ONLY! (Contains scenes that may not be suitable for work, some grandparents, or children) A Sleeping Giant and Possum Den Production. See the “Let Me...