The Fiddleworms
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Volkswagen Catfish © 2008 Fiddleworms (884501005142)

Live Bait © 2007 Fiddleworms (837101309004)

Year of The Cock © 2005 Fiddleworms (181719000182)

Yellowhammer © 2003 Russell Mefford (634479233296)

Band Bio

The Fiddleworms emerged out of Muscle Shoals, Alabama; taking their name from night crawler catfish bait and known for fat chops, meaty grooves and original rock, which has become the central theme of their legendary live shows.

The Fiddleworms music and persona feature images of southern character and charm with personal stories that transcend life’s struggles. Performed by five seasoned musicians The Fiddleworms are made up of guitarist/vocalist and founder Russell Mefford, guitarist/vocalist and former Drive By Truckers member Rob Malone, keyboardist Clint Bailey, bassist Matt Ross and drummer John Tombyll; all members have deep roots in the music and recording culture, including southern rock, jam band, and rock music scenes.

With their latest Heart of Gold Records release, VOLKSWAGEN CATFISH, produced by Jimmy Nutt, the 13-track album features music that spans a spectrum of styles, including reggae, country, jam band, rhythm and blues, funk, New Orleans jazz, rock and reflects the long and storied history of the Shoals music scene and the band members' individual past influences and connections.

The Fiddleworms create a live music scene that encompasses a wide array of talent and styles that fans adore. Their ability to captivate an audience through their harmonies, lyrical style and Malone’s 'salt-of-the-earth riffs' are beyond comparison.

  • Members:
    Russell Mefford - G/V, Rob Malone - G/V, Clint Bailey - Key/V, Matt Ross - Bass, John Tombyll - Drums
  • Sounds Like:
    Fiddleworms, REM, Tom Petty, Bob Dylan, Jason Isbell, Wilco, Drive by Truckers, Neil Young
  • Influences:
    Muscle Shoals, Alabama, The Tennessee River, John Lennon and The Beatles, Bob Dylan, Tom Petty, Kiss, Allman Brothers and many many more...
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    02/03/13 07:01:07
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