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11/25/2012 Secrets Men Share About Women 330 Free verse
08/24/2012 Atrocious Nightmares 233 Ballad
08/24/2012 Time to Add More Love 228 Ballad
05/20/2012 I Prefer Crazed Blue Eyes 333 Rhyme
05/15/2012 A Cohen Questions God 274 Rhyme
05/09/2012 The Wontry Winter of Why 263 Rhyme
02/14/2012 Roses, Rubies, and Strawberries 270 Free verse
02/11/2012 Immobilized 285 Free verse
02/11/2012 Unrecognizable 305 Rhyme
02/10/2012 Take me to Duck Heaven 596 Free verse
02/09/2012 No Return 265 Rhyme
02/09/2012 A Curly Kind of Love 394 Free verse
02/08/2012 Private Beach 318 Rhyme
02/08/2012 A Hole in the Universe 348 Rhyme
02/02/2012 Empty 335 Free verse
01/31/2012 My 3AM Wake Up Call 371 Free verse
01/30/2012 Hostage in the Bedroom 449 Rhyme
01/29/2012 No More Breakfast 392 Free verse
01/28/2012 Consumer Complaint 365 Free verse
01/28/2012 I Once Loved the Sun 315 Free verse
01/25/2012 In Defiance of a Female Warrior 435 Rhyme
01/24/2012 Give Me Back My Shirt 418 Free verse
08/03/2011 The Final Confessions II 533 Narrative
08/03/2011 The Final Confessions I 407 Narrative
08/03/2011 After the Party Ends 491 Lyric
08/03/2011 The War Confessions 478 Lyric
08/03/2011 The Sex Confessions 1103 Lyric
08/01/2011 When the Lavender Returns 576 Ballad
08/01/2011 Never Told You 505 Ballad
08/01/2011 Unanswered Poems 502 Ballad
08/01/2011 The Miracle 487 Ballad
08/01/2011 Rose Hips Lady 488 Ballad
08/01/2011 This Song is for my Mother 728 Ballad
08/01/2011 Voice in the Night 396 Ballad
08/01/2011 Fireworks Hill 478 Ballad
08/01/2011 Zero 360 Ballad
08/01/2011 London 780 Ballad

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Catman Cohen is the mysterious shadow musician and controversial creator of the music trilogy, “The Catman Chronicles,” a collection of songs that have themes related to life, death, and dreams. Described as Post Decadence Rock, Cohen’s songs spring from a foundation of social activism, primarily in calling for a resurrection of neglected heroes (e.g., nurses, paramedics, teachers, firemen, universal peace-keepers, etc.); a plea for assistance to those without adequate food or health care; and a cry for urgent remedial efforts to preclude an imminent fresh water crisis. Various organizations associated with the social missions of Catman Cohen include Gesundheit Institute, Volunteers Without Boundaries; Nurses for a Healthier Tomorrow; Canadian Nurses Foundation; Pacific Institute; and Blue Planet Project.

Very little is known about Catman Cohen. To date, his only publicity consists of shadow photos and his official bio excludes data such as birthdate, birthplace, and other personal details. He believes artists must step into the background in order that society can shift its spotlight onto various key vocations (especially nursing) that are in crisis. He turns down interview requests, instead requesting that a list of social activist friends be considered in his place, stating that they have more important urgent things to say about the world than anything he might offer.

Cohen’s extremely deep, bullfrog singing voice has drawn comparisons to various artists, particularly Tom Waits, Leonard Cohen, Bob Dylan, and Barry White. It is that strange unusual singing voice that forms the fulcrum within his CD’s, featuring guest performances by she-males, Goths, and other atypical entertainers.

To date, Cohen has never performed live, and the sole performance video, Fluffle-O…based upon a hidden throwaway track on his first CD…revealed Cohen as nothing more than a silhouette behind a screen, playing piano in black gloves.

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