A few short months after relocating to Texas at the beginning of 2015, The Gibbonses became one of only 12 bands selected out of 150 plus applicants to compete in Ranch Factor 2015, the battle of the bands put on 95.9FM The Ranch, in which they advanced all the way to the final 4.
In 2016, they released their debut, full length album, Among The Rubble, recorded in Los Angeles with producer Jamie Hill. The duo was awarded 1st place in Rattle Music Magazine’s Spring Songwriter Contest, and also competed in Larry Joe Taylor’s 2016 Songwriter Showcase. In January of 2017 The Gibbonses received the Texas Music Pickers ‘2016 New Comer Of The Year Award’.
The Gibbonses have supported such artists as Sam Riggs, William Clark Green, Gary Morris, Orleans, Shane Smith & the Saints, Blue Water Highway, William Michael Morgan, Midnight River Choir, Bri Bagwell, Brandon Rhyder, Old 97’s, Troy Cartwright, Flatland Cavalry, Bob Schneider, The Black Lillies, Radney Foster & many others.
The Levitt Pavillion (Arlington) • House of Blues (Dallas) • The LOT (Mansfield) • Live Oak Music Hall (Fort Worth) • The Blue Light (Lubbock) • Hoots Pub (Amarillo) • Saxon Pub (Austin) • The Elbo Room (Chicago) • The Sunset Tavern (Seattle), Dawghouse Saloon (Nashville), and many more.
98.7 KLUV’s Red, White, & Boom On The Bridge (Dallas 2017) • Watermelon Thump Festival w/Jason Boland & William Clark Green (Luling 2016) • Dalton Domino’s Drinko de Mayo (Lubbock 2016) • Deep Ellum Arts Festival (Dallas 2016 & 2017) • Best Little Brew Fest (Lewisville 2016) • McKinney Arts Festival (McKinney 2017) • Craft Brews and Cue Festival (Little Elm 2016 & 2017) • Plaza Palooza (Fort Worth 2017) • Western Days Festival (Lewisville 2017, 2018)