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The Malingerers – 6 new recordings and plans for 2010

The Malingerers are a 5 piece old time country band that play original songs from a melting pot of old time country, blues and rock’n’roll influences (Hank Williams, Merle Travis, Leadbelly, Woodie Guthrie etc.) with a warped sense of tradition and humour! After a year of touring, refining their unique sound, they entered the Studio […]

"Malingerer" – skiver: absentee: shirker: layabout: timewaster

Time wasting is one thing The Malingerers’ haven’t been doing since the recent demise of The Surgens (the area’s finest purveyors of butt kicking twisted, electric guitar driven, blues, country and rock and roll!). Four of The Surgens line up; Kev Murphy, Craig Murphy, Andy Donovan and Steve Donovan have now joined forces with the highly talented Julian Stone […]