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 […]
These guys are amazing. Don’t miss a chance to see them live.
Friends and New Yorkers! The iconic landmark and indisputable king of kosher cuts, Katz’s Deli will be turning 125 this year and celebrating with a huge outdoor event on Sunday, June 2nd. The Defibs are humbled by the invitation to play the event, so come join us in honoring this NYC institution! You’ll find us […]
Listen to the first single from the new album!
on March 7th, CACKALACKY will be released as a 7″ with Pay For That Money as the B side. Available online & on our upcoming tour.
The Defibs are Brooklyn’s kings of alt-country—just minus the “alt.” This is true, fiddle-driven Americana here. Their honest spin on rootsy bluegrass is refreshing and fun. With all the proggy pretenses stripped away and no pesky Jim O’Rourke-types complicating their sound, the Defibulators transport you to a Louisiana porch where ma’s vittles kiss the […]
It’s New Jersey’s greatest rock n’ roll bowling alley.
Go already! Go now!
209 4th Ave
Asbury Park, NJ 07712
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GANGSTAGRASS Album Release Party!
@ The Knitting Factory
361 Metropolitan Ave
(at Havemeyer St)
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Defibs at 10:30
Calling all Defibu-friends! Our next show will be at the Highline Ballroom on Thursday, May 31st. We’ll be opening for Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real. Lukas has a new album out called Wasted and collaborated with his dad Willie on his newest release, Heroes. Check out this cool interview they recently gave to […]
Here’s the latest Defib video release by the badass crew at Live & Breathing.
Do yourself a solid and take a gander at the plethora of amazing videos on their site.
Visit www.brooklyncountrycookout.com for more info.
6 Weeks, 19 States, 45 gigs, and countless beers later, we made it back home from our longest tour yet. here are some snapshots.
This past weekend we played the Bele Chere Festival in beautiful Asheville, North Carolina.
Thanks to everyone who braved the heat and saw our set – we had a blast!
Go to our PHOTOS Page
See more pictures by this photographer HERE
(photos by Joe Longobardi)
And a couple more shots AQUI
(photos by john haldane)
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!
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!
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 […]
We’ll be playing all 3 days of this year’s Bama Jam! The fest takes place on 600 acres in Enterprise, AL. Headliners include Kenny Chesney, Miranda Lambert, Hank Williams Jr., Robert Earl Keen, Buddy Guy, and more!
Check out the insane artist lineup of BAMA JAM!
We’ll be heading down there with our friends Stuckey & […]
Djs Pancho & Lefty (aka Bug and T-Bone Bernardo) will be playing vintage country tracks and screening a classic episode of HEE-HAW tomorrow night (5/10) at Nita Nita in Williamsburg. It’s Mexabilly Monday at Nita, and Sam and the gang will be serving up Tex-Mex tapas specials (like mashed sweet taters w/ chorizo), and $4 […]