Catnapp (Amparo Battaglia Lopez) combines R&B, rap, breakbeat, pop, drum and bass and other genres resulting in an intense and nostalgic atmosphere with heavy beats. In her lyrics she speaks about love, anger and hate, but also about fear, darkness and nightmarish memories. Her music can go from the simplest 4/4 beat to broken experimental percussion with deep, huge pads and synths, resulting in a unique and original sound. Now based in Berlin , Catnapp is originally from Buenos Aires, Argentina. Having started in 2010, Catnapp continuously mutates and evolves.
In 2017 she founded the label ‘NAPP Records’. This year (2019) she will release her first LP on Monkeytown Records “BREAK” including collaboration with Modeselektor “The Mover”.,
Her Eps “Fear” and “No Cover” were released on 2018 also through Monkeytown Records.
Having released 6 EPs, 4 LPs, 2 Remix Albums and 3 Singles, she performed numerous times at Berghain (Berlin 2018/2019), Boiler Room (Berlin 2016), Fusion (Berlin 2018/2019), Melt (Berlin 2018), Secret Garden Party (UK 2015), Latitude Festival, (UK 2018), ARS Electronica (Austria 2018), and many others.
She participated from Red Bull Music Academy Bass Camp 2015. Collaborated with Nocturnal Sunshine aka Maya Jane Coles , Mercurio (for Hernan Cattaneo’s 56th Balance), Douster, South Rakkas, El Plvybxy, and companies like Ableton, Native Instruments and Roland. -The collaboration with Marciano’s Crew “Today Tomorrow”, is part of the soundtrack of the movie Focus, starring Will Smith. -Her tracks Flame Bitch, YPMH and Back were selected by Rihanna for her fashion show at NY Fashion Week on 9/2018