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Outdoor Cats 2013 +

by Cat's A Bear

If you don't love me Why don't you tell me? Just tell me to go I don't need you, I need a Heads Up Heads Up If you don't want me Then just tell me darling Tell me it ain't so Why don't you tell me to go? Leave me a sign Give me some time Make it a Heads Up Lyrics by Joe Dorris
Nature Jam 12:59
Oh Mama, don't I need you You know every day I just can't live without you Oh Mama, I do need you Yes, it's every day I just can't live without you You make me feel what I do need It just makes me so mean Oh Mama, just give me What I do need every day Gimme some o' that sugar Lyrics by Joe Dorris
Small Spaces 09:35


Live Performances: The Cats go out to play twice with our new bass player, first at the Erie Blues and Jazz Festival (August 4, 2013), and then at Celebrate Erie (August 17, 2014).


released February 26, 2021

Frank Singer - Guitar, Cowbell, Compositions (except Nature Jam)
Joe Dorris - Drums, Congas, Cowbell, Harmonica, Vocals, Lyrics
Joe Frisina - Bass
Nick "Tito" Ronzitti - Congas, Drums, Percussion
Phil Papotnik - Saxophone

Thanks to Raven Sound for the board feed (2013),
The Erie Art Museum and John Vanco,
the City of Erie, Pennsylvania and WQLN.


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Cat's A Bear Erie, Pennsylvania

Joe Dorris and Frank Singer joined forces in 1982 to create the original contemporary Jazz presented in this collection. Many amazing musicians have contributed to this 40+ year project, adding their voices to the fun while accepting the challenge of performing this high-level music. As we continue to make more, we hope you have as much fun listening as we did playing. Thank you for your support! ... more

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