The Hefners

Formed in Lawrence, KS.

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Upcoming shows

No scheduled events.

Past shows


Current Status: Active

Sound description: Sixties-style garage rock, soul and R&B

Influences: The Kinks, The Creation, The Standells, early Beatles, The Sonics Blues and Soul to 60's Psychedelia and Beat to late 70's Punk.

Similar to: The Kinks, the Sonics, Thee Headcoats, The Hi-Fives, The Smugglers, and the Statics. 60's rock.


Alt / Indie rock, Blues, Garage rock


Name Released Label
Album cover The Hefners/Schwarz Split-10" 1998 Middle Class Pig
Album cover Lay Off, This Is the Old Man's Private Poison 1999 Middle Class Pig
Album cover Repop! 2000 Middle Class Pig
Album cover Through The Night 2002 Middle Class Pig


The Hefners share the distinction of being the only active Lawrence band that's toured Europe more than the US. Since signing with Germany's Middle Class Pig records in 1998, the band has released three albums for the label and toured Europe twice.