The Defekters are a UK based, Psychedelic/Reggae/Dub/Ska/Punk band. The four members came together from the back streets of their hometown, Stevenage, and from years of kicking around the local music scene together...
The Defekters, have been billed alongside some of the scenes top acts including, Zion Train, NOFX, The Skints, Gentlemans Dub Club, Jimmy Cliff, King Prawn and many more at some of the UK's top venues and festivals, including the, Jazz cafe (Camden) for The London International Ska Festival, as well as main Stage performances at Beatherder Festival and Silverstone Moto GP, with appearances at Boomtown Fair, Sunrise and Alchemy festival to name a few.
The Defekters have been played on numerous internet radio stations across the globe, including a live set on BBC Introducing in the UK.
To date the band have released two EP's 'Rise Up' and 'Violated' and are about to start recording a new EP to be released in 2015.