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Hourglass Cats

Featured in the Phoenix edition of the Waterloo Sparkling Sessions, presented by Waterloo Sparkling Water.

The Hourglass Cats, or THC, are a high energy 7 piece Desert RocknRoll and Sonoran Reggae collective based out of Phoenix, Arizona. Originally formed in 2012 as a 2 piece band with Drummer “Hot Karl” Maier & Frontman Cori Rios, THC quickly grew to the 7 Piece band it is known as today. THC have become known as the go to local party band for many festivals around AZ, CA, TX & Mexico and have shared stages with acts like Portugal. The Man, Phantogram,  Passion Pit, Thievery Corporation, Slightly Stoopid and many more. They have garnered local radio play on Alt AZ, KWSS, KUKQ and have consistently released singles, 2 Eps, a remix album and are set for a full length album due out spring 2020. The band currently consists of Chaz Fertal (Saxophone) Cori Rios (Gtr/Vox) Cristian Ritchie (Bass) Enrique Naranjo (Drums)Henri Bernard (Percussion) Jesse Morrison (Percussion) Josh Montag (Percussion).

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Phoenix, AZ
shopping
Open Mind Emporium
“It’s a true example of the local Phoenix art collective and features some of our favorite brands like Camelback Culture and Knife & Garment.” - Hourglass Cats Recommended in the Phoenix edition of the Waterloo Sparkling Sessions, presented by Waterloo Sparkling Water.
2121 S Priest Dr, Tempe, AZ, USA
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outdoors
Arizona Hot Springs
“[This] spot is almost out of this world. You would never guess that you are in Arizona when you are there...true to the desert oasis vibe.” - Hourglass Cats "Recommended in the Phoenix edition of the Waterloo Sparkling Sessions, presented by Waterloo Sparkling Water.
White Hills, AZ 86445 United States
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bar
Bonus Round
"Our favorite bar in Phoenix is Bonus Round" - Hourglass Cats Recommended in the Phoenix edition of the Waterloo Sparkling Sessions, presented by Waterloo Sparkling Water.
24 W Camelback Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
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