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Bio (short)

Comfort Cat (Tami) performs in and around New York City, usually with a ukulele or violin. When she isn't performing as her solo act, Comfort Cat, she's playing in Neurofire or other projects. She's from the Pacific Northwest, having first moving to New York for college, and has also lived and studied in the United Kingdom.

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videos

Outdoor recording at Prospect Park.

Live audio with slideshow

blurbs/press

From BeachSloth.com:
“sniff” is a downright beautiful deeply affectionate album made out of pure love.
From Twitter:

other 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 (Tami) performs in and around New York City, usually with a ukulele or violin. When she isn't performing as her solo act, Comfort Cat, she's playing in Neurofire or other projects.

    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 as a freelance copywriter and multimedia producer for various websites. She's also an amateur web developer.

    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, Alan Menkin, Freddie Mercury, Yoko Ono, Laraaji, Brian Eno, Mike Patton, David Bowie, Brian Wilson, and Bjork. However, that list only includes well-known artists and is not comprehensive.