HISTORY

1991-1993: Denis, Meg & Cammy, Jon Morrill, Dave Kaltenbach.  VENUES Makam’s Kitchen, Sam Adams Brewhouse, house parties, Grape St.  WE PLAYED Unplugged, old-timey music, not-faithful-covers of Kinks, Byrds, X, Mekons & Fairport Convention’s 1968 Heyday record. 

1994-96: Denis, Meg, Cammy, Jon M, joined by Jon (drums), George (bass), and later Fred Sherman (guitar).  SOMETIME MEMBERS  Mike Blanche (the Barnabys), Ralph Johnson (Rolling Hayseeds).  VENUES Khyber, Old City Coffee, The Ruba Club, Doc Watsons, North Star, Potlach at the Ethical Society, WVIA Scranton/Wilkes Barre/Hazelton, Maxwell’s & shows in Toronto & Buffalo.  WOW, WE GOT TO PLAY WITH!  The Rolling Hayseeds, Go To Blazes, Size Queen, Baby Flamehead.

1996-2002: Denis, Meg, Cammy, George & Jon.  SOMETIMES MEMBERS Ralph Johnson, Mark Tucker, and Kevin Karg of Rolling Hayseeds, Mike Brenner, Alan and Palmer of Low Road, Tom G and Joe D.  RECORDED “Almost Friday Night” with Mike Brenner at Tongue & Groove Studio and in George Manney’s basement. VENUES Lionfish Cafe, RUBA Club, Silk City, Penn’s Landing, the 4G’s Hotel and Funhouse in Bethlehem.  WOW, WE GOT TO PLAY WITH! the Mekons,Yo La Tengo, the Dead Milkmen, the Old 97’s, the Original Sins, the Low Road, Manayunk Homeboys, Marah.

2002-2005: Denis, Meg, Cammy, George, Jon joined by Topher Horner on guitar, viola (former Low Road, Go To Blazes, Big Mess Orchestra).  RECORDED “Cold Cereal & Juice” at Longview Studios with Steven Wellner engineering late at night when little KFB children are in their little beds.  “Last Dance” with George Manney engineering for Mekons compilation.  VENUES JC Dobbs, the Lionfish Cafe, Tin Angel WOW, WE GOT TO PLAY WITH! Nixon’s Head, John Train, Rosie Flores.

2005-2007: SOMETIMES MEMBERS Chad Coulter, Tim Bowen, Declan Murphy (age 8), Myles Klapkowski (age 7) and Ellis Kelsey (8). RECORDED 3 songs at Miner St, including “My Own Good Time” included on “All the Wild Wonders” a compilation of children’s songs to benefit the Children With Diabetes Foundation featuring Declan, Myles & Ellis.  VENUES Parks of South Phila, the Lakeside Lounge in NYC, The Fire, the Standard Tap .


2008-
Chad Coulter joins playing electric guitar. RECORDED 3 more songs at Miner St.  VENUES Outdoors in parks, Dawson St Pub, The Allen Theatre in Annville PA, Stage on Herr in Harrisburg, live on Homegrown WVIA FM Scranton-Wilkes Barre-Hazleton. WOW WE GOT TO PLAY WITH!  Ben Vaughn Combo.

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