Chris Cohen (musician)

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Chris Cohen
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Background information
Born 1975
Origin Los Angeles, California, United States
Genres Psychedelic rock, soft rock, art rock
Instruments Vocals, guitar, bass, drums
Labels Captured Tracks
Associated acts Deerhoof, The Curtains, Cryptacize

Chris Cohen is an American musician, originating from Los Angeles, California.

Early life and education[edit]

Cohen is the child of a former music business executive Kip Cohen and former Broadway actress Lynn Cohen (known professionally as Lynn Carlisle).[1] In 1991, he appeared in the Sonic Youth video "Cinderella's Big Score" by Dave Markey. [2] His sister is public radio reporter and host Alex Cohen.


Cohen has been a contributing member of The Curtains, Cryptacize, Deerhoof, Natural Dreamers, and Park Detail's Band. He has also toured as a member of White Magic, Cass McCombs, Haunted Graffiti and Danielson.[3]

Cohen's first album under his own name, Overgrown Path, was released by Captured Tracks in September 2012.[4]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Staff (undated). "Chris Cohen". Captured Tracks. Retrieved January 12, 2013.
  2. ^ Database (undated). [1]. Retrieved February 7, 2013.
  3. ^ Hudson, Alex (June 22, 2012). "Ex-Deerhoof Member Chris Cohen Goes Solo for Captured Tracks Album". Exclaim!. Retrieved January 12, 2013.
  4. ^ Database (undated). "Chris Cohen – Overgrown Path LP/CD – CT-163". Captured Tracks. Retrieved January 2013.

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