Dead Cat Bounce

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Dead Cat Bounce's many meanings

It's never easy to say what a piece of instrumental music "means." So composers give us titles and program notes and, when they get desperate, lyrics.
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By JON GARELICK  |  September 30, 2011
Dead Cat Bounce at Regattabar

Dead Cat Bounce at Regattabar

In his January 29 “Giant Steps” column, Jon Garelick explained the wonders of super four-horns/bass/drums band Dead Cat Bounce. They’re at the Regattabar, Charles Hotel,...
By webteam  |  February 03, 2010

No identity crisis

If great art and great artists are supposed to contain multitudes, then in music, at least, pianists have the edge: 10 fingers theoretically capable of 10 different simultaneous paths for the music to take. Of course, it's not that simple.
Nando Michelin and Matt Steckler know who they are
By JON GARELICK  |  January 29, 2010
Infrared Band + Dead Cat Bounce

Infrared Band + Dead Cat Bounce

Guitarist, bandleader, and DIY honcho Eric Hofbauer brings some of the cohort from his Creative Nation Music label together for a shebang at the Cambridge...
By Jason OBryan  |  September 16, 2009