SassyBlack (Catherine Harris-White) is a multifaceted creative force with a focus in the performing and literary arts. Hailing from Seattle, this Goddess of “psychedelic soul” & “hologram funk” explores sound through deep electronic compositions.
A graduate of Cornish College of the Arts, Sassy has fostered a thriving solo career, writing, composing and producing all of her music with over 17 projects released since 2014. In addition to her own compositions, she has composed music for Microsoft, WNYC, University of Washington, 5th Avenue Theatre (15 Minute Stories) and the film Seattle Women Black Panthers:
Keepers of the Dream.
As a writer, she has written interviews, reviews and opinion pieces for CRACK Magazine, Okayplayer & Tom Tom Magazine and used to co-write the column “Ladies First” for Seattle Weekly.
Along with her music, which has been featured on Adult Swim, BET’s series Twenties as well as the Michelle Obama Spotify Playlist Vol. 1, her acting prowess has been featured on HBO’s Vinyl and Comedy Central’s Broad City. Her musical journey is available for listening and purchase through Bandcamp, Spotify & all other streaming platforms.
Sassy is currently writing her first musical Emerald Jett as part of the 5th Avenue Theatre’s First Draft program as well as releasing numerous music projects. She is also navigating the Web 3 world with NFTs sold to date on Zora, Catalog, Rarible & Sound.xyz. Sassy was recently announced as Head of Artist & Community Partnerships at Arpeggi Labs, the first on chain music creation platform.