Bands With Cats – Matthew ‘Rambone’ Palmier and Roscoe
– by Cheena Jean Normandin
Your name: Matthew ‘Rambone’ Palmier
Your band and roles: Rambone. Guitar, vocals, & synth.
What’s your cat’s given name? Bobby ‘Roscoe’ Palmier
What’s Roscoe’s origin story?
I adopted Roscoe from the SPCA. I’ve had him for a year and a bit.
What’s Roscoe’s breed?
I think he’s Persian or Siamese mixed with a Tabby.
Who feeds Roscoe?
I feed him one cup of dried pellets a day.
What’s Roscoe’s theme song? “Atomic Dog” by George Clinton.
What dead rad dude would Roscoe prefer to sit in the lap of while watching a fish tank: James Dean or John Belushi?
He’d rather sit on the ghost lap of Vincent Price rather then James Dean or John Belushi.
What does Roscoe listen to when you’re not around?
Roxy Music – on repeat.
If your cat sees a VERY LARGE SPIDER- what’s his course of action?
Roscoe loves to swat & toy with spiders before he feasts on their souls
What does your cat get up to on Sunday mornings when half of your peer group is hungover?
Sunday mornings are usually reserved for sun bathing on the patio & periodic butt licking (his own).
Rambone’s magnificent bandcamp can be found here.
Rambone can be witnessed in real life at the Electric Owl on July 25.
And now for a real treat!