CACKALACKY! Music Video (dir. Alexis Boling)

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

Union Pool with The Villalobos Brothers!

Posted on July 16th, by thedefibs in Shows. No Comments


These guys are amazing. Don’t miss a chance to see them live.

Next NYC show: Katz’s 125th Anniversary/LES DayLife Fest!

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

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 […]

Show Announcement: Highline Ballroom – May 31st

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

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 […]


Wildwood Revival!
We had a blast playing Wildwood Revival in Athens, GA. Do yourself a favor and don’t miss it next time it rolls around! Check out some of...
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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:
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 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
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!