New Video! Can’t Buy Love
Release date 7/20/18
Directed, Filmed & Edited by Will Townsend
Video Produced by Lucky Magnet Records
Featuring Cat Dail & Band LIVE with a fantastic Midwest audience!
At Elbo Room, Chicago
Can’t Buy Love’ might be the sexiest song of the summer.”
Filmed entirely on location on their Fight For Love Tour, Cat Dail and her amazing live band performed at the legendary Elbo Room and then took the streets of Chicago, filming under the El on a rainy tour day off.
Directed, filmed & edited by Will Townsend, the video has a spectacular but subtle look that matches the song, and Cat’s vibe overall. Native Chicagoan, Indie filmmaker photographer videographer, Will Townsend is now working in Los Angeles. He also directed Cat’s forthcoming video for her new song “Flow Zone", shot in NYC at LIVE at Club Dorm and on the scene in Tompkins Square Park (August ‘18 release).
“Can’t Buy Love”
Dail & Kumpel, 2018
Produced Recorded & Mixed by the 1-&-only Teddy Kumpel
At Teddy’s Funhouse, Brooklyn, & at Shawn’s Famtasia Studio, NYC
Mastered by Greg Calbi at Sterling Sound, NYC
Cat Dail- vocals, guitar, percussion
Teddy Kumpel- guitars, bass, percussion, backing vocals, midi-keys, everything else
Shawn Pelton- drums
“Cant Buy Love is the opening track
From the brand new EP by Cat Dail
“Fight for Love “ debuted just late Spring, with:
-Unanimous 5-star critical acclaimInternational Fight for Love Tour dates and collaborations
-Fresh performance music videos, filmed across the country by creative local indie film makers.
-Comprehensive best-quality web presence
-Full distribution to iTunes Spotify & all partner sites
All songs are written by Cat Dail and Teddy Kumpel,
except “Player” written by Dail & Kumpel with bandmate/ collaborator/ genius/ guitarist pal, Joel Newton,
and “Molly & Matchbox” which Dail wrote on her own.
In the short span of nearly 30 minutes, these 7 songs traverse wild landscapes and private horizons, addressing personal and social pains and pleasures.
Is it Blues? Funk? Rock? Soul? Folk? Yes.
It’s Indie Music from talented musicians with broad range & big Love.
It’s funky rockin soulful indie groove with a female point of view, deep pocket, velvety vox, firm spine.
It’s award-winning songwriting and hip-shaking mind-blowing performance!
Clark Gayton- trombone on “Flow Zone”
Steven Bernstein- slide trumpet on “Flow Zone”
Andy Ezrin- keys on “She Can Fly”
coyote- coyote on “Molly & Matchbox 18”
Round out the EP crew, with Joel Newton, Bob Stander, Winston Roye and Richie Monica joining the live band, as well.
In our 26th year of supporting the very best Indie music, Cat Dail’s new single “Can’t Buy Love“ from the new EP “ Fight for Love” is the most important and exciting ever!
Copyright and all rights reserved Lucky Magnet Records 2018
· Musician Best Unsigned Band Contest
· Yamaha Music Production Contest
· Independent Music Awards, Album and Songwriting Contests
· Great American Song Contest, Lyrics Award
· Madison Area Music Awards (MAMA), Wish You Were Here category
"Guaranteed to put you in a festive mood!"
- Pop Sunday Newsletter
"A magical, marketable, musical philosophy: Fun!"
- Dartmouth Magazine
"Cat Dail's music is folk, funk and rock all mixed together. Kickin'!"
- Kansas City Star
"Rhythmic sounds, electrifying energy, down-home beat, and fun!"
"A soulful home brew of all the great rock themes. Just cool! What more do you want?"
Awarded prizes from Billboard magazine, Musician magazine, the Independent Music Awards, and many more, Cat Dail is an internationally touring singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, producer. She has released 5 albums on the Lucky Magnet recording label she founded.
Cat Dail has been a highlight of the national Indie rock scene since she first hit in the 90s. Leading her NYC band, distant cousins, Cat played all the legendary clubs in NYC, including a Friday night residency at the Bitter End, and most colleges and clubs from Vermont to Virginia, Colorado to California.
Most recently, Cat Dail has been joined by some of the best musicians in the world, featured regularly at SXSW and other festivals, and playing for causes she believes in. Her music is heard on tv (CBS Sports, PBS) and in films (independent and feature). In addition to a life in music, Dail has led important and long-lasting community efforts in leadership roles at libraries, food banks and as original Board Chair of the internationally-acclaimed, female-led Strike Anywhere Theater Ensemble, a progressive, multi-media collaboration, winner of grants from Poetry Foundation, among others.
Cat counts herself lucky to be raising 2 kids, and to meet people, everywhere, who join Love in defeating Fear.