Discography

 
 
HARD ROAD TO FREEDOM, the 10th release by RIVERCAT, looks at the frustration with politics, the media & relationships in a modern American world. The album was recorded in NYC and produced by Dan Grigsby who has worked with such legendary musicians as Keith Richards, Joe Cocker, Kool & The Gang and James Brown. It features guest spots with musicians from the Garland Jeffreys band on the cover of the 1977 hit "Wild in the Streets".   Genre:  Alternative Rock, Blues Americana   Release Date:  2016  © Copyright - RIVERCAT Records

HARD ROAD TO FREEDOM, the 10th release by RIVERCAT, looks at the frustration with politics, the media & relationships in a modern American world. The album was recorded in NYC and produced by Dan Grigsby who has worked with such legendary musicians as Keith Richards, Joe Cocker, Kool & The Gang and James Brown. It features guest spots with musicians from the Garland Jeffreys band on the cover of the 1977 hit "Wild in the Streets".

Genre: Alternative Rock, Blues Americana

Release Date: 2016

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LESSONS in LAUGHING, the band’s 11th independent release, features clever tunes with influences of Elvis / Bowie / T Rex / Prince.   Tracklist:  Hot Guns & Cool Bullets, Long Time Comin', Yer Affection, Under the Gun, Bar Room Ballerina, Just Like Heaven, Guitars & Cars, Lessons in Laughing, Goodtimes, Party 2nite, All Around the World, Gods Blue Sky, Home     Genre:  Rock, American Underground   Release Date:  2014  © Copyright - RIVERCAT Records

LESSONS in LAUGHING, the band’s 11th independent release, features clever tunes with influences of Elvis / Bowie / T Rex / Prince.

Tracklist: Hot Guns & Cool Bullets, Long Time Comin', Yer Affection, Under the Gun, Bar Room Ballerina, Just Like Heaven, Guitars & Cars, Lessons in Laughing, Goodtimes, Party 2nite, All Around the World, Gods Blue Sky, Home

Genre: Rock, American Underground

Release Date: 2014

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JUKEBOX BABY is a tribute album to some of RIVERCAT’s favorite songs. It is inspired by Mark River’s childhood memories playing his father’s jukebox in the bar they owned.   Tracklist:  Maybellene, Viva Las Vegas, I Found Out,19th Nervous Breakdown, Long Lonley Highway, Parachute Women, I'll Be Your Baby Tonight, Heroes , Stolen Car, Tomorrow Never Knows, A Love Bizarre   Genre:  Rock   Release Date:  2013  © Copyright - RIVERCAT Records

JUKEBOX BABY is a tribute album to some of RIVERCAT’s favorite songs. It is inspired by Mark River’s childhood memories playing his father’s jukebox in the bar they owned.

Tracklist: Maybellene, Viva Las Vegas, I Found Out,19th Nervous Breakdown, Long Lonley Highway, Parachute Women, I'll Be Your Baby Tonight, Heroes , Stolen Car, Tomorrow Never Knows, A Love Bizarre

Genre: Rock

Release Date: 2013

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GEMINI MOON was recorded out of the swamps of New Jersey. Over 30 songs were recorded for this project over a 2 year period with 14 making the album. GEMINI MOON is a salute to all the great musical Geminis—Dylan, McCartney, Prince, Miles and Brian Wilson for starters. "June is always a great month for me" River says...RIVERCAT Visits Rock/blues & country.     Genre:  Modern Rock   Release Date:  2011  © Copyright - RIVERCAT Records

GEMINI MOON was recorded out of the swamps of New Jersey. Over 30 songs were recorded for this project over a 2 year period with 14 making the album. GEMINI MOON is a salute to all the great musical Geminis—Dylan, McCartney, Prince, Miles and Brian Wilson for starters. "June is always a great month for me" River says...RIVERCAT Visits Rock/blues & country.

Genre: Modern Rock

Release Date: 2011

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Recorded in November 2009 for the cable TV show “The New York Circuit”, LIVE IN NYC features electrifying performances of the band’s previous releases as well as covers of classic tunes.   Genre:  Boogie Rock   Release Date:  2010  © Copyright - RIVERCAT Records

Recorded in November 2009 for the cable TV show “The New York Circuit”, LIVE IN NYC features electrifying performances of the band’s previous releases as well as covers of classic tunes.

Genre: Boogie Rock

Release Date: 2010

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GHOSTDANCE was inspired by New York’s famous Dead Apple Tours & explores the neighborhoods of New York City.   Genre:  New Age: Adult Alternative   Release Date:  2010  © Copyright - RIVERCAT Records

GHOSTDANCE was inspired by New York’s famous Dead Apple Tours & explores the neighborhoods of New York City.

Genre: New Age: Adult Alternative

Release Date: 2010

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VOODOO CADILLAC marks RIVERCAT’s 6th independent release. The idea for the record was born from Mark’s time spent in New Orleans, one of his favorite cities. Originally titled Swampafied, the album embodies some of the many musical aspects of Louisiana’s rich culture. The closing track “Oh Katrina” is an ode to survivors of the 2005 tragedy.   Genre:  Boogie Rock   Release Date:  2009  © Copyright - RIVERCAT Records

VOODOO CADILLAC marks RIVERCAT’s 6th independent release. The idea for the record was born from Mark’s time spent in New Orleans, one of his favorite cities. Originally titled Swampafied, the album embodies some of the many musical aspects of Louisiana’s rich culture. The closing track “Oh Katrina” is an ode to survivors of the 2005 tragedy.

Genre: Boogie Rock

Release Date: 2009

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STREETWORJK was a solo effort composed, produced & performed by Mark Rivers. It is the first recording done at RIVERCAT studio's in NYC & NJ. The album showcases Mark’s strong songwriting and vocab ability.   Genre:  Acoustic Rock   Release Date:  2007  © Copyright - RIVERCAT Records

STREETWORJK was a solo effort composed, produced & performed by Mark Rivers. It is the first recording done at RIVERCAT studio's in NYC & NJ. The album showcases Mark’s strong songwriting and vocab ability.

Genre: Acoustic Rock

Release Date: 2007

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THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF STEREOPHONIC HYSTERIA is the follow up to the 2001 album TIME 2 MISBEHAVE. It features a rockin' collection of RIVERCAT penned tunes with lots of great guitar, cool grooves and soulful vocals.   Genre:  Blues Rock   Release Date:  2006  © Copyright - RIVERCAT Records

THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF STEREOPHONIC HYSTERIA is the follow up to the 2001 album TIME 2 MISBEHAVE. It features a rockin' collection of RIVERCAT penned tunes with lots of great guitar, cool grooves and soulful vocals.

Genre: Blues Rock

Release Date: 2006

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Heavy Pop and Blues Rock. Bits of Hendrix meets Duran Duran. THIS ISLAND EARTH was a collection of songs inspired by the 50’s sci-fi movie of the same name.   Genre:  80's Rock   Release Date:  2005  © Copyright - Rivers & Draper / RIVERCAT Records

Heavy Pop and Blues Rock. Bits of Hendrix meets Duran Duran. THIS ISLAND EARTH was a collection of songs inspired by the 50’s sci-fi movie of the same name.

Genre: 80's Rock

Release Date: 2005

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THE SKIRT CHASIN’ DRUNKS OF NYC was a short-lived, punk & bluesy spin-off project from the roaring streets of the Lower East Side of NYC.   Genre:  Modern Rock   Release Date:  2004  © Copyright - RIVERCAT Records

THE SKIRT CHASIN’ DRUNKS OF NYC was a short-lived, punk & bluesy spin-off project from the roaring streets of the Lower East Side of NYC.

Genre: Modern Rock

Release Date: 2004

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TIME 2 MISBEHAVE marked RIVERCAT’s debut album. A collection of tunes put together from jam sessions down on Bleeker Street before the band had fully formed. Many great guest musicians and Rivers’ strong songwriting hinted at the many cool things to come for the band.    Genre:  Blues Rock   Release Date:  2001  © Copyright - RIVERCAT Records

TIME 2 MISBEHAVE marked RIVERCAT’s debut album. A collection of tunes put together from jam sessions down on Bleeker Street before the band had fully formed. Many great guest musicians and Rivers’ strong songwriting hinted at the many cool things to come for the band.


Genre: Blues Rock

Release Date: 2001

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