The Blanks

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The Blanks
Clockwise from top left: Sam Lloyd, George Miserlis, Philip McNiven, and Paul F. Perry.
Clockwise from top left: Sam Lloyd, George Miserlis, Philip McNiven, and Paul F. Perry.
Background information
GenresA cappella
LabelsParody Records
Associated actsScrubs
The Butties
Websitewww.theblankswebsite.com

The Blanks are an American a cappella group. They were recurring guests on the TV series Scrubs under various names such as Ted's Band and The Worthless Peons. They have released two albums: Riding the Wave and Worth The Weight.

Members[edit]

  • Sam Lloyd – baritone[1]
  • Philip McNiven – tenor
  • George Miserlis – baritone
  • Paul F. Perry – bass

History[edit]

Sam Lloyd and George Miserlis met Paul Perry while studying at Syracuse University. Some time later they met Philip McNiven while living in Los Angeles and formed the group. Sam Lloyd died in April 2020.

Performances on Scrubs[edit]

The band began to appear in Scrubs after performing at the show's Christmas party (actor Sam Lloyd already had a recurring role on the show), impressing the show's producer, Bill Lawrence, who decided to write them into the show.

They have appeared as the singing group in the following episodes:

The Blanks also provide the theme song for the web-only series Scrubs: Interns.

Discography[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Singles[edit]

Music videos[edit]

Year Song Album Director(s)
2010 "Hey Ya!" Worth the Weight ?
"Happy Halloween" Riding the Wave ?
2011 "Teenagers Forget Streisand because the Only Girl is Cooler than Dynamite" Worth the Weight Adam Sloat
"Guy Love" Mike Venezia
2013 "Take On Me" Non-album single ?

References[edit]

  1. ^ Riding the Wave by the Blanks (Parody Records, 2004)

External links[edit]