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Bio (short)

Comfort Cat writes songs and performs in and around New York City, with a ukulele and/or violin. She's lived in the Pacific Northwest, New York, and the United Kingdom, and she enjoys writing compound lists, taking her leash-trained cat on walks, growing plants, drinking coffee, and writing about her life.

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videos

"The Sound of "Grass"

Outdoor recording of "All But for Fortune" by Phil Ochs

blurbs/press

From BeachSloth.com:
“sniff” is a downright beautiful deeply affectionate album made out of pure love.
"Comfort Cat's set was luminous, awe-inspiring, and bananas," (circa 2013) and "she is my favorite poet" (circa 2017) -Miracle Jones
"beautiful anger." (April 2018) -Nova Luz

past notable projects

Former violinist in Victor V. Gurbo & Co., winner of Audience Choice pick at WNYC & WQXR's 2013 Battle of the Boroughs at The Greene Space (6/2013)

  • Composed & recorded the music for a short film (Click here to view on Vimeo)
  • Played guest violin for two tracks in Aurin - "The Pre-Inspired Symphony" (2011). Click here to listen on Spotify.
  • Bio (long)

    Comfort Cat writes songs and performs in and around New York City, with a ukulele and/or violin. She enjoys taking her leash-trained cat on walks, growing plants, drinking coffee, and writing about her life.

    She's originally from the Pacific Northwest, having first moving to New York for college. She has also lived and studied in the United Kingdom on multiple occasions.

    While Comfort Cat is committed to music, she makes a living doing a hodgepodge of things, which have included freelance copywriting, web development, delivery, and data entry.

    Comfort Cat has many musical influences. The list is long, so when asked this question, she changes her answer depending on who's asking. Some influences include Tiny Tim, the Beatles, CocoRosie, Joanna Newsom, Blossom Dearie, Freddie Mercury, Yoko Ono, Laraaji, Brian Eno, Mike Patton, David Bowie, Brian Wilson, and Bjork.