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Snack Cat

Label: Ropeadope
Released: 2019
Views: 223

Track Listing

Leaving LA Let Go Path Old Soul

Personnel

Chantal Mitvalsky

voice / vocals

Pete Ayres

voice / vocals

Seth Weaver
Seth Weaver

trombone

David Englehard

saxophone, alto

Jeff Koch

bass, electric

Album Description

Snack Cat's first official release has been a long time in the making. The band has been refining its sound for a few years now, drawing inspiration from classic funk, soul and rock while never forgetting its jazz roots. Guitarist and bandleader Aleksi Glick wrote most of the music for this debut EP in January 2018 on a rooftop in LA. It was something about the setting of the dirty yet iconic city that got the creative juices flowing - the many dreamers trying to make it big and putting on whatever face or facade got them through the day. While the songs come from a reflective and almost pensive place, they express a certain joy and hopefulness. At its heart, Glick's music is inspired by his hometown of New York City, but for some reason these particular songs needed to come to life and grow elsewhere. Along the way, Glick's old bandmate, Madhava Hansen, and Snack Cat frontwoman, Chantal Mitvalsky, contributed final touches to the songwriting behind the tracks.


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