Well kids, it was a great summer! Thanks to everyone who came out to a show over the last few months, and anyone who downloaded ‘Venture’ or checked out the video! The flip side to the single, ‘Trouble’ will be released this month, stay tuned. We’re also currently back in the studio working once again with producer Carl Jennings on five, count em FIVE new songs. If you saw a show this summer, no doubt you heard a couple of them!

On top of all the new tuneage, we are headlining WESTFEST in Westdale Village, Hamilton on Saturday, September 20! Check out live music, great restaurants and shops, and more! We’ll be joined on the bill by our buddies 40 Sons, Of Gentlemen & Cowards + more! This is a FREE, ALL AGES day of music in the heart of Westdale! We hope to see you there! ev

If you’ve been looking for an awesome summer day out in the park, look no further! This Saturday, August 16 we’ll be performing at A Midsummer’s Dream, a free all ages colour festival! We play the rock ‘n’ roll, you throw the colour! The festival takes place at Gage Park in Hamilton, running from 12-9:30pm. We’re on stage at 6:20!



Toronto! It wouldn’t be summer without you, and so we are going to venture to your fine city and we’ll bring the rock with us! It all goes down Saturday, August 9 at the HORSESHOE TAVERN (370 Queen St. W). Tell your friends and enemies, tell em to meet in the pit for an all out rock out! We’re joined on the bill by THE HOWLL, JUNIA, 8 OZ SOUL + READY THE PRINCE! $7, 19, Doors 9pm. We hit the stage at 11:40! Tickets at the door. All the info/set times here.


The rock anthem of the summer has just arrived. CITY AND THE SEA have just released their new single + video for “VENTURE”. Featuring a catchy as hell riff and a fist in the air chorus, it’s sure to get the kids moshing. Recorded at Westmoreland Studio in Hamilton with Carl Jennings. The first part of a double A-Side single; the second song “Trouble” will be out later this summer.

The video was directed by Angelo Cino, featuring footage from the band’s showcase at the Staircase Theatre in Hamilton in November 2013.

“Venture” is currently available as a FREE download, click here!

To celebrate the release of the new single, CATS is performing at THE HIVE in Kitchener this Friday, July 18 with Say Hello!


The summer is here and we’re ready to hit the road! Our new single ‘VENTURE’ drops on July 15, and we’ve got a clutch of Southern Ontario dates to celebrate!

Toronto. Burlington. Kitchener. Guelph. More TBA. We kick it off at THE DICKENS PUB in Burlington this Saturday July 12th!catssummer2014