Overturned vans. Debris spread across the interstate. The divine architect directs three freaks to a party at 4206 Tracy. Birthday girl Millie dresses the boys up in boas.
Cloven-hoofed percussionist attempts to play vibraphone with K.C. bass man and crooner Bryan Hicks. Grumpy saxophonist Mark Southerland arrives at party. Band is born.
The hunter gatherers of musical information embark on a musical journey they christen: Malachy Papers. Six years later, 3 C.D.s, two tours of france, 2 best of Kansas City Pitch Weekly readers poll awards, The Papers continue to dazzle and confuse audiences with their explorations of the savant guard, tribal, electro styles of their musical heroes. A short list of these influences include names like Thelonius Monk, Peter Brotzmann, Sun Ra, Eric Dolphy, The Art Ensemble of Chicago, Ornette Coleman, and D.J. music. Musicians- Mike Dillon: Percussionist, vibraphonist. Dillon founded the Dallas band Billy Goat. He was also a member of Ten Hands.
He is currently touring with Les Claypool's' Frog Brigade, The Black Frames, Hairy Apes BMX, and Critters Buggin. His recording credits include Brave Combo, M.C. 900 ft. Jesus, Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey, and Karl Denson to name a few. Mark Southerland.
Saxophones, inventor of Eight Track Scratching and a multitude of unique Horns. Besides being the Kansas City horn man for bands like Mongol Beach Party, Grumpy, Mr.. Marcos V7, he invents Strange horns. A product of aggressive environmental influence, Mark is a Cadillac driving godfather pimping art. Furthermore, with T.J.
Dovebelly, he explores ambient/trip hop worlds with his 8 track tape deck and the catch of the day at the local thrift shop. Brad Houser: Bass, Saxophones, clappers Founder and member of the The New Bohemians. This multi Instrumentalist play bass with critters buggin, Black frames and a slew of austin area bands. He also plays bari sax with Hairy Apes BMX. His recording credits include Shooting Rubber Bands at the Stars; Edie Brickell and the New Bohemians, Critters Buggin, And Sam Phillips.
He also toured with John Doe. Johnny Hamil. Bass Sounds Master of the stand-up Bass & related instruments, Johnny brings his amazing energy and creativity to a number of outstanding musical aggregates - in addition to his time spent with the Malachy's, he also joins forces with Mark Southerland in MR MARCO's V-7, as well as adding his mastery of the beat to the KC LOWRIDERS, & rock force ERIC. Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..
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