Cate Rich, notable ASCAP singer-songwriter, started with "The Fire In My Heart", then "Bring Back the Thunder", both renamed and sung by acclaimed artists. In 2008 Cate self released her first Indy EP entitled "On the Fly Again" featuring songs "You'll Always Affect Me", "I'll Make You Love Me" and "On the Fly Again". Cate Rich - Lead Vocal, Cliff Goldmacher, piano, acoustic guitar, producer, George Marinelli, guitar, Vinnie Santoro, drums, Glen Caruba, percussion, Mellissa Cusick - backing vocals and Dillon Dixon - backing vocals. In 2011, Cate self released a demo EP entitled "I'm Not thinking" featuring songs "I'm Not thinking", "Give It to Me" and "Vanilla Man". In 2012 Cate teams up with Brendon McDonnell at Night Wing Productions and Stuart Epps (engineer/mixing, mastering) and "Epiphany" is born featuring "I Realize", "Maybe Then", and "In and Out".
Cate finished Epiphany and is now working on her new album with Brendon McDonnell and Nightwing Productions which should be done soon! Cate has been entered as an MTV Emerging Artist and is No. 1 in Singer Songwriter in Naples Florida on the Reverbnation Charts and Number 15 nationwide in the Singer Songwriter Charts and number 300 in the All Genre National Charts.
Cliff Goldmacher/George Marinell
Cliff Goldmacher, producer, guitarist and piannist of Cate's latest E.P., has a reputation in Nashville and New York of one of the premier up and coming producers. He has written an article for Taxi . Cliff's Walk-In Closet has been featured in The Nashville Tennessean, Fortune Magazine and EQ Magazine and his recording tips are in the February 2006 issue of EQ Magazine. His song "Table For Two" was featured in the movie 'Trust the Man" with Juilanne Moore, Billy Crudup and Meg Giggenhahl.
George Marinelli, guitarist, has toured with Bonnie Rait and Bruce Hornsby and Billy and the Beaters. He has played with many artists such as Ray Charles, Faith hill, Winona Judd, Dolly Parton, the dixie chicks, Reba Mcintyre and Kim Karnes, to name a few, and still tours with Bonnie Rait from time to time.
Vince Santoro is a multitalented singer, drummer, and songwriter whose impressive resume includes work with Emmylou Harris, Roy Buchanan, Mary Chapin Carpenter, The Highwaymen, and Rodney Crowell.
Cate has just finished a three-song master E.P. titled "Epiphany" with Brendan McDonnell and Orange Glow Studios, featuring songs "I Realize", Maybe Then" and "In and Out".
Lead singer and songwriter, Cate is emerging on the top of the internet charts in folk, folk rock, rock and country stations. Cate is just now emerging on to worldwide promotion with her entrance into a myriad of worldwide internet radion stations.
Cate has an interesting history of being trained in classical opera, to stage performing in NYC with her own (always standing room only show) at the Pamir on 52nd Street. For family reasons she moved to Naples, Florida but that didn't keep her from continuing with her music - now she sings her own music and rarely covers and .
Cate (Catherine Richman) has written almost 100 songs ranging from country to pop to folk to rock.