The Malarkies

The Malarkies

BandRockAmericana

"The Malarkies use minimal instrumentation without ever sounding minimalist, wringing more out of guitar, voice, handclaps and drums than many bands get out of a whole stage full of participants."

Biography

We dress in formal wear and tiaras for our performances.

RIYL: Pete Townshend, Brian Eno, Captain Beefheart, the Shins, Beekeeper.

Photos by Megan Holmes, mlhphotography@yahoo.com

Discography

Best Map (2004)- 5 song ep
10,000 Back Doors (2003)- full length- receiving college radio airplay
3 Houses (2003)- 4 song split ep with K.- recieving college radio airplay
Andiamo (2000)- full length- received college radio airplay
When Every Metal Shines (1998)- full length- received college radio airplay

Set List

Set list typically includes only originals, unless we're in a rowdy bar that requires covers by the Who, the Band, Willie Nelson or the Louvin Brothers. A set list from our last show in Akron OH follows:

Everything Must Go
Unload
Gone to Rome
Kids
Rowboating
Firebug
New Guy
Perversity
Laughter
Some Songs
Night Dogs