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!

Tour Photos: Brooklyn Country Cookout at SXSW

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

Thanks to all the bands, sponsors, and crew who contributed to the 3rd Annual Brooklyn Country Cookout in Austin. The sunburn was well worth it.  Here are some snapshots of the shindig:
Below are some pictures taken of our set (photos: Ross Murray)

SXSW: 3rd Annual Brooklyn Country Cookout!

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

Austin, TX: Saturday, March 19th

Join us in Austin for our annual South by Southwest shindig. This year’s bands include Phil Gibbs, The Orbans, Greg Garing, Alana Amram, Whiskey Folk Ramblers, Andy Friedman,  Thunderado, Miss Tess, and many more!
This year we’ll have 12 […]

Brooklyn to Nashville & Back!

Posted on September 6th, by thedefibs in News, Shows, Uncategorized. 1 Comment

Hitting the road down to Nashvegas today for The Americana Music Association Festival!

We’ll be playing Wednesday, Sept 8th at The Basement for the first night of evening showcases.
Here’s the lineup for the evening:
8pm Hayes Carll
10pm Shannon Whitworth
11pm Frontier Ruckus
Go to Americanamusic.org for more info and the lineup of the rest of the […]

We’re on a Boat, muthahubbards!!!

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

Wednesday, August 11, 2010
Get on board with the Defibs for a Rocks Off Concert Cruise Aboard The Half Moon!

Boards: 7:00pm / Departs: 8:00pm
E. 23rd St. & FDR Dr. Maps & Directions
Advance: $20 / Day of Show: $25

with New Jersey’s own SECRET COUNTRY!

Next Show: Friday, July 16 @ ARS NOVA!

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

Join us for an evening at the cutting-edge Manhattan artspace, ARS NOVA.
We’ll be playing a night in their 2 week Music Marathon!

Seats are limited, so get your tickets now!

Ars Nova
511 West 54th Street
New York, NY 10019
Phone: 212.489.9800

And we’re stoked to once again share the bill with one of our favorite Brooklyn bands, The […]

UNION HALL: Wednesday, June 23

Posted on June 22nd, by thedefibs in Uncategorized. No Comments

We’re playing Wednesday, June 23 in Park Slope, Brooklyn
702 Union Street
(corner of 5th Ave)
Brooklyn, NY 11215
(718) 638-4400
9pm shlarp!
Our set will be filmed by a documentary crew from Italy, so come on out and support us!
We’ll be followed by our friends, Holy Ghost Tent Revival, from Greensboro, NC at 10pm

Brooklyn roots singer, Ro Agents […]

tour pics: Bama Jam

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

Day 3: insanity starts to creep in…
photo by Katherine Slingluff


new look…

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

On our 24 hour drive back to NYC from the Gulf Coast we stopped at a Wal-Mart to fix the AC in our van.
While we were there we tried on some dope specs – now we’re gonna start a new indie-art-rock band as a side project.

beards+glasses+cowpunk = …”TV on the Patio”
Look out, Brooklyn!

The Defibs Do Nashville!

Posted on June 9th, by thedefibs in Uncategorized. No Comments

Next week we’re rollin through Nashville for a show at 3rd & Lindsley.
We’re stoked to be heading back to nashvegas and playing this great venue.
Special thanks to Jim Alderdice at Ikon Artists for creating this awesome widget!

BAMA JAM! – Day 1

Posted on June 4th, by thedefibs in Uncategorized. No Comments

Official video compilation of Day 1 of Bama Jam. Look out for Defibs all up in it.
Tonight, Friday, we play our second set of the festival:
8pm on the Jagermeister stage.
Here’s a short interview we did for Verizon after our 1st set.  Roadblock is really excited to see Bocephus!
(you can tell cause his voice […]

Next Show: BROoKLYN BOWL! Saturday, April 10th

Posted on April 1st, by thedefibs in Uncategorized. No Comments

BROOKLYN BOWL! An amazing, gargantuan space with badass fried chicken. And bowling? What more could you ask for?   Oh, wait…With THE WOES and QUINTUS. There. Done.

Brooklyn Country Cookout Photos

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

Thanks to everyone who made the 2nd Annual Brooklyn Country Cookout a success! Sure it was rainy and cold, but we still rallied together and rocked out. Here are some great pictures taken by various friends and fans.  Already looking forward to next year’s cookout!!!
Very special thanks to the incredible crew at YEE-HAW INDUSTRIES in […]

Rejection Show

Posted on February 27th, by thedefibs in Uncategorized. No Comments

Here’s a random shot from last month’s killer Rejection Show.  Metalbelly and Bru backstage with Jon Friedman,  Gavin McGuinnes, and Arden Myrin. Thanks to Arden for posting the shot on her blog.  By the way, Where does Jon’s shirt end and Metal’s begins?

Next Gig: Mercury Lounge – Thursday, Feb.25th

Posted on February 20th, by thedefibs in Uncategorized. No Comments

We’ll be rocking the Merc once again this Thursday with 2 of our favorite bands!
First, at 7:30 from Greensboro, NC the raucous and melodic…

Holy Ghost Tent Revival!
followed by the post apocalyptic folk blues of Brooklyn’s own,

The Woes at 8:30PM
The Defibs will hit the stage around 9:30.
Columbus band Red Wanting Blue will close the night out […]

The Defibulators Theatrical Debut!

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

Alrighty folks, The Defibulators have officially landed their own off-off broadway show.  One-Night-Only!
Part of the 2009 Ant Fest at the ARS NOVA Theater. 
Seats are very limited.  Claim yours here
This will be our last show before we head to Europe for the month of November.
Join us for this very special show.

THe Defibs at Rodeo BAr T’night!

Posted on September 24th, by thedefibs in Uncategorized. No Comments

Get out to NYC’s oldest Honky-Tonk tonight!  We play from 10-1am!  www.rodeobar.com
“The Defibulators are quintessential Rodeo Bar…No yee-haws or any other hoots or yawps were held back…raucous and slightly surreal” -New York Times

(These photos were taken at Vincent’s in Worcester, Mass.  One of the Greatest bars in the country!)