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The Defibs do Texas!

Posted on May 18th, by thedefibs in Uncategorized. No Comments

We’re hitting the road again for a spring run down to the Lone Star State with a couple stops in OK & TN to boot! Roadblock is also debuting his first made-by-his-own-hands-custom tele this trip!



The Deep Ellum Big Folkin’ Festival

Posted on May 18th, by thedefibs in Uncategorized. No Comments

The Deep Ellum Big Folkin Festival 3 at The Prophet in Dallas, TX, April 17 & 18, 2015 featuring Penny & Sparrow, The O’s, The Defibulators….and many many more.
https://www.facebook.com/deepellumBFF



The Brooklyn Country Cantina at SXSW

Posted on March 18th, by thedefibs in News, Uncategorized. No Comments

Our annual sxsw day-party held at Licha’s Cantina in Austin, TX.
Curated by the Defibulators and Daniel Roark.
View the official website for more details: BrooklynCountryCantina.com



ON THE VERGE

Posted on December 4th, by thedefibs in Uncategorized. 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…

 

 



SILVER VINYL!

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

Order the 12″ LP on silver vinyl!

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



Banjo Booth at Chelsea Market

Posted on September 19th, by thedefibs in Random, Uncategorized. No Comments

Pictures taken by the public at the banjo booth at Chelsea Market, NYC



Brooklyn Country Cantina / SXSW recap

Posted on September 16th, by thedefibs in Uncategorized. 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 […]



NEW ALBUM LANDS AUG 27th !!!

Posted on August 26th, by thedefibs in Uncategorized. No Comments

Defibu-Nation!
DEBT’LL GET’EM has come home to roost.
She’s been a long time coming but she’s finally here.
We’re proud of her and we hope you like her too.
You can have her digitally anywhere on the web on August 27th.
But if you want to hold her in your arms, you gotta find us at a show.
Or […]



Brooklyn Country Cantina in Austin and SXSW schedule!

Posted on March 7th, by thedefibs in Uncategorized. No Comments

THis is the 2day/night party we are throwing in Austin during South by Southwest.  (Whew! We are looking forward to getting some sleep again someday.) Click on the flyer to see the stellar lineup, and RSVP on Facebook!
The Brooklyn Country Cantina is presented by Papi Tino’s, Danny Roark, and The Defibs. (copyright 2013)
Here is our schedule […]


Sun. 2/17 @Union Pool w/ The Whiskey Shivers & The Dixons!

Posted on February 6th, by thedefibs in Uncategorized. No Comments

VIEW FACEBOOK INVITE
Psyched to be playing with our favorite Brooklyn honky-tonk band and our favorite Austin trashgrass band!

UNION POOL
WHISKEY SHIVERS
http://whiskeyshivers.com/
https://www.facebook.com/whiskeyshivers
THE DIXONS
http://www.myspace.com/thedixonshonkytonk


Asbury Lanes tonite!

Posted on August 17th, by thedefibs in Uncategorized. No Comments

                                                   
It’s New Jersey’s greatest rock n’ roll bowling alley.
Go already! Go now!
www.asburylanes.com
Facebook invite

ASBURY LANES

209 4th Ave
Asbury Park, NJ 07712

View Map · Get Directions


Show Anouncement: FONTANA’S – Monday July 23rd

Posted on July 15th, by thedefibs in Uncategorized. No Comments

 
Next Monday night, we’ll be playing in support of the release of the 7″ single ‘Obama’ by the band CORPORAL.
This unpredictable, post anti-folk band features our friend and drummer extraordinaire Ray Rizzo (Dawn Landes, Less The Band, Glen Hansard),
and actor Michael Shannon (Boardwalk Empire, Revolutionary Road). Here’s a couple recent articles about them on IFC.com […]


Next Show: The Knitting Factory Brooklyn w/ Gangstagrass

Posted on June 11th, by thedefibs in Uncategorized. No Comments

GANGSTAGRASS  Album Release Party!
@ The Knitting Factory
361 Metropolitan Ave
(at Havemeyer St)
Brooklyn, NY 11211
$10-12
Defibs at 10:30
BUY TICKETS


Join Us Tonight for the Texas Wildfire Benefit at Hill Country

Posted on November 16th, by thedefibs in Uncategorized. No Comments

Hill Country Live Wildfire Benefit
presented by United Way & Bastrop City Council

NEW YORK MUSICIANS COME TOGETHER TO RAISE MONEY FOR WILDFIRE RELIEF

Shooter Jennings, Chip Taylor& John Platania, Dallas Wayne, Grayson Hugh, Laura Cantrell, The Defibulators, and other musicians, will lend their voices to raise money for the Bastrop, Texas fire victims […]


Music City Roots in Nashville

Posted on October 25th, by thedefibs in Uncategorized. No Comments

Thanks to the awesome crew and staff for welcoming us back to Music City Roots.  Met some badass songwriters and pickers on the show as well, so check out all the bands we shared the night with!
www.musiccityroots.com
And NYC’ers should come out to Hill Country this Thursday night to see MCR host Jim Lauderdale!

We’ll be there!


Live & Breathing: Go-Go Truck

Posted on September 29th, by thedefibs in Uncategorized. No Comments

The official beginning of a 3 week perpetual tour hangover.
Live & Breathing

The Defibulators – GoGo Truck from Live & Breathing on Vimeo.


Metalbelly Wants His MTV

Posted on August 28th, by thedefibs in Uncategorized. No Comments

Friday night we shot a bunch of rooftop party scenes for a new MTV show I just Want My Pants Back.
The pilot will debut tonight after the VMA Awards. The episode we shot was the season finale and will air sometime next year.
You can watch the a trailer here


New video on Live and Breathing

Posted on April 19th, by thedefibs in Uncategorized. No Comments

The Defibulators – Cornmoney from Live & Breathing on Vimeo.
While at the Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion last year, we had the pleasure of taping a few tunes for the new indie roots site Live and Breathing. Thes guys are totally awesome and do a hell of a job. Check out more of their videos […]


Next Show: The Philly Opry at Johnny Brenda’s

Posted on April 6th, by thedefibs in Uncategorized. No Comments

Johnny Brenda’s |  Get Tickets Here!





ROADBLOG | HISTORY

OLD SETTLER’S FEST!
We’re honored to play one of the best fests in the country for the first time! The incredible lineup will include Pokey LaFarge, Langhorne...
Derby Day!
We’re thrilled to return to the annual Kentucky Derby Day party at Eleven Madison Park. We’ll join The Crooners and Brain Cloud for the...
The Brooklyn Country Cantina at SXSW
Our annual sxsw day-party held at Licha’s Cantina in Austin, TX. Curated by the Defibulators and Daniel Roark. View the official website for more details: BrooklynCountryCantina.com
Daytrotter Session
Listen to our 5-track session for Daytrotter; recorded straight to tape in one take at their Rock Island, IL studios. Our recording of Pay For...
Audiotree Session
Watch our deliriously fun Audiotree session in Chicago from our ‘Hot Snow’ tour through the Midwest. Download it and save it to your spancy...
The Defibs Play The Kinks: MUSWELL HILLBILLIES
On Sept 24, 2014 we performed The Kinks 1971 album Muswell Hillbillies, live in its entirety at The Bell House in Brooklyn, featuring guest...
The Chapel in San Francisco
The sweet show poster was designed by the illustrious Mr. Wolf himself!
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...
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...
“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...
Everybody’s Got a Banjo debuts right on TIME
 We’ve got nothing but love for the banjo. So does all of America. 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/