featuring Hand Habits guitarist, Meg Duffy.
taken from the B-side of Chris Cohen’s limited edition tour 7″. Available, HERE.
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The End of Comedy is the debut album by Drugdealer, a new project
conceived and conducted by Los Angeles artist Michael Collins (formerly
of Run DMT, Salvia Plath) who guides a group of Angelenos through a
whimsical world informed by Jean Baudrillard, social media perception,
Sergio Leone’s spaghetti western vistas and Collins’ endless travels.
taken from Weyes Blood “Front Row Seat To Earth“, co-produced by Natalie Mering and Chris Cohen (Mexican Summer / 2016)
artwork: Shannon Shaw (Shannon and the Clams)
“I Need You Bad” compilation curated by Sonny Smith (Sonny & The Sunsets), documents the influential San Francisco garage rock scene (and a little bit beyond) as it exists here and now. It features 15 artists including Chris Cohen, Warm Soda, The Memories, Cool Ghouls, Sonny & The Sunsets, Jessica Pratt, Magic Trick, Little Wings, The Sandwitches and the others. Due out on limited edition “slime green” vinyl / digital formats November 26th via Polyvinyl Records, cassette via Burger Records.
Chris Cohen – Caller No.99
taken from “‘Overgrown Path’” album.
Chris Cohen is a 37-year-old native of Los Angeles currently residing in the farmlands of Vermont. He is the child of a former music business executive and a former Broadway actress. His resumé of prior musical projects is a long one: as a contributing member of The Curtains, Cryptacize, Deerhoof, and Natural Dreamers, he released 10 full-length albums between 2002 and 2008. Along the way, Cohen was also a touring player with White Magic, Cass McCombs, Haunted Graffiti and Danielson, among others, for stints both short and long. All of this has culminated in his first release under his own name, and his first for Captured Tracks, Overgrown Path. –Captured Tracks
Cryptacize – Cosmic Sing Along
taken from the Cryptacize debut album “Dig That Treasure” (Asthmatic Kitty, 2008), the band was founded by Nedelle Torrisi and Chris Cohen in 2006. Recently Nedelle has formed her new band called Paradise featuring her friend Kenny Gilmore (Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti).
Influences :: Robert Wyatt, Cass McCombs, Mayo Thompson, Sun Ra, Terry Adams (‘Rollercoaster Rider’ reminds me of this…), Syd Barrett, and Jerry Garcia
LISTEN more :: Chris Cohen’s VT-Drives mixtape through IMPOSE.