EPISODE 3: KITTEN
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Kitten is an American indie rock band formed in Los Angeles, California in 2009. In 2010, they released their first EP, Sunday School. In 2011, they followed up with the release of their second EP Cut It Out. In August 2013, the EP Like a Stranger was made available on iTunes. Kitten’s self-titled debut album, produced by Chad Anderson and Gavin MacKillop, was released on June 24, 2014. Rolling Stone Magazine ranked it #16 on its list of 20 Best Pop Albums of 2014. Kitten has also garnered media attention from Nylon, Vice, Rolling Stone, Interview, Teen Vogue, Spin. They also briefly signed with Velvet Hammer Music and Management Group in February 2014 but left in June of the same year.
Kitten has opened for bands such as No Doubt, Paramore, The Neighbourhood, Electric Six, Young the Giant, Garbage and Charli XCX.Spin.com has described lead singer Chaidez as having “a raw power and believability as a performer.”
Kitten has been billed for festivals such as SXSW, Jubilee, Edgefest, Middle of the Map Festival, Summerfest and Riot Fest.