The official beginning of a 3 week perpetual tour hangover.
Live & Breathing
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 from bands like The Woes, Hoots & Hellmouth, Langhorne Slim, Dr. Dog, and more at liveandbreathing.com
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)
Austin, TX: Saturday, March 19th
BROOKLYN AND AUSTIN UNITE AT THE MOST OFFICIAL-UNOFFICIAL DAY PARTY AT South by Southwest!!!
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 bands on 2 stages, beer from Brooklyn Brewery, tacos, kolaches, and bourbon from Buffalo Trace.
GO TO WWW.BROOKLYNCOUNTRYCOOKOUT.COM FOR MORE INFO and THE FULL LINEUP!
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:
Go to Americanamusic.org for more info and the lineup of the rest of the fest which includes artists Charlie Louvin, Guy Clark, Wanda Jackson, Dale Watson and more!
Then we hightail it back to Brooklyn for the 7th Annual Brooklyn Country Music Festival at Southpaw!
This is one of our favorite gigs of the year and we’re playing with our loads of good friends and great bands!
Here’s the lineup for Friday:
9pm Julia Haltigan & the Hooligans
11pm The Woes
Go to the Brooklyn Country Music site for info and the lineup for the rest of the fest! Y’all Come!
Alright then! Wish us luck for we’ll be making this epic journey in the Ambulance!
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!
511 West 54th Street
New York, NY 10019
And we’re stoked to once again share the bill with one of our favorite Brooklyn bands, The Woes!
We’re playing Wednesday, June 23 in Park Slope, Brooklyn
@ UNION HALL
702 Union Street
(corner of 5th Ave)
Brooklyn, NY 11215
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 will open the show at 8pm
Day 3: insanity starts to creep in…
photo by Katherine Slingluff
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.
(you can tell cause his voice gets really high)
And here’s an interview we did for The Dothan Daily Eagle that appeared on the cover of today’s edition.
By the way, we can’t stop saying ‘Bamajam’. Bamajam, bamajam, bamajam, bamajam,bamajam,bamajam,…
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!!!
Photos from the 2nd Annual BROOKLYN COUNTRY COOKOUT!
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 at 11
The Mercury Lounge is at 217 E. Houston St. (at Ave A)
(click venue link for more info)
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.
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!)