BEHIND THE MUSIC
Label: Jo Jo Sween Management
Genre: Folk, Pop, Jazz
Hometown: Fredericton, NB
Influences: Joni Mitchell, Dan Hill
Julee Cruise, Laura Marling
Lea Salonga, Kate Bush
Regina Spektor, Lennie Gallant
Gordon Lightfoot, Lorena Mckinnett,
Jewel, Enya, Björk, Rufus Wainwright,
Jane Siberry, Susanne Sundfør
Sounds like: Joni Mitchell, Pentangle, The Weather Station, Suzanne Vega, Sandy Denny
Originally from Miramichi, New Brunswick, Fredericton based, Cat LeBlanc has been building her solo career as a composer, singer and, songwriter.
She also performs with her band, Cat LeBlanc & the Samsonites. (Bryan McDaniel, Jeff Patch, Joshua Sangster, Olivier LeBlanc and, Colin Fowlie)
Cat composes and performs original music across a wide musical spectrum that speaks to people. Her signature style has become synonymous with a diverse collection of melodies and compositions that are soulful, bouncy, and airy.
Cat & the Samsonites celebrated the release of her new EP, Blue to Blue in February 2020.