Meet The Cats
The Aristocats Band puts a unique twist on R&B, rock and funk covers from across the decades. ‘Cats lead singer, Augusta Garrison, has an amazing vocal range and is an amazing performer who excels at engaging audiences! She’s backed up by a rock-solid rhythm section with decades of combined musical expertise – who also provide great harmonies and some vocal leads. The ‘Cats will work closely with you to make sure that the music for your special event or venue is exactly what you – and your audience – is looking for!
“R&B, funky, groovy!”
“Great musicians playing great music!”
Augusta Garrison’s smooth vocals and striking talent for singing and entertaining audiences is not to be missed! Originally from Brooklyn, New York, lead singer Augusta Garrison was professionally trained at the Laguardia High School of the Arts, the famous school which “Fame” is based upon.
Rick Pruitt In addition to The ‘Cats, lead guitarist Rick Pruitt performs with Rene Heredia’s Gypsy Flamenco Troupe and the Center for Musical Arts Jazz bands, in which he plays bass guitar. He also has a large teaching studio and guitar distributorship business. Rick’s special blend of styles to the music of the Aristocats is not to be missed! (for more information: Rickpruitt.com)
Cherri Pruitt’s joy playing bass guitar is infectious! Her rich bass lines provide a solid support for the ‘Cats signature tight groove! Cherri is also the band’s main contact for scheduling shows – you can reach her directly at firstname.lastname@example.org or 303-673-9380.
Tim Cumbo (guitar and vocals) has been playing music since he was old enough to sit on a piano bench – his mother was a piano teacher! Tim’s roots are in rock ‘n’ roll but he has also been known to play classical guitar and is now thoroughly enjoying playing with the Aristocats!
Dean Vlachos has been drumming in symphony orchestras, jazz combos, Dixieland bands, and musical theater and choirs along the Colorado Front Range for decades. Dean loves seeing people movin’ and groovin’ to the music he’s helping create as the drummer for The ‘Cats!