Vocal harmony, progressive acoustic guitar, drums and poetically driven melodic development characterizes this New Haven CT based trio.
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Dr. Caterwaul's Cadre of Clairvoyant Claptraps
Formed in 2010, Dr. Caterwaul’s Cadre of Clairvoyant Claptraps—Chris Cretella (guitar), Adam Matlock (accordion and clarinet), Michael Paolucci (percussion), Brian Slattery (violin and banjo), and Mike Tepper (bass)—have made a name for themselves as a band playing music from around the world and across a variety of styles, from American folk and spirituals to Eastern European dance music to Ethiopian jazz to original compositions by Matlock.