Bent Fabric

  • Born: December 7, 1924
  • Died: July 28, 2020
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Bent Fabric

Grammy-winning composer of "Alley Cat"

Bent Fabric was a Danish pianist best known for his 1962 hit single, "Alley Cat." For full obituary and coverage from, click here.

Condolence & Memory Journal

Deepest condolences to the Fabric family, many, many friends, colleagues and fans. Mr. Fabric won a Grammy Award for best rock ‘n’ roll recording for “Alley Cat,” though it was a bigger hit on easy listening radio than with rock fans. It is a great song that many will NEVER be forgotten. May the God of comfort bless your grieving hearts with strength, loving kindness and peace as the world copes with loss of Mr. Bent Fabric. May his music keep his memory alive forever.

Posted by Tony - DC   September 11, 2020

My deepest condolences to the family. May you find comfort in your treasured memories of Your loved one and May God continue to comfort you in the days, months and years ahead.

Posted by A friend   September 07, 2020


Posted by Alishia    August 19, 2020

My sincere condolence to the family of Bent Fabric for your loss,may the God of all comfort strengthen and comfort you during this most difficult time

Posted by Cas    August 08, 2020


Posted by Linda Tracy - Cleveland, OH   August 02, 2020

At the age of 15, "Alley Cat" was my favorite song and still is!!!! I have my little 45 record of "Alley Cat", along with all my other favorites of that era!!!! I was so saddened to hear of Bent Fabric's passing - his music was electric!!!! Thank you Mr. Fabric, you will be missed!!!! Condolences to the family and friends!!!! Walk in sunshine!!!! Katherine Leann Ladd

Posted by Katherine Leann Ladd - Ruidoso, NM   August 01, 2020

Posted by Les Breese    August 01, 2020

Many prayers to the Fabric family, so very sorry for your loss loss. As you shed your tears, may you find comfort and strength from God to help you in this time of your sorrow.

Posted by A friend   August 01, 2020

Posted by Patricia Hubbard    July 31, 2020

Alley Cat brought levity to life, and today, brought a big smile....wonderful tune, from so long ago, yet, timelessly, inspiring a song in your heart. Thanks for sharing the joy of your music. Condolences to loved ones.

Posted by Holly - OH   July 31, 2020

Posted by Mary - Neighbor   July 31, 2020

Extending heartfelt condolences and prayers of comfort to the family of Bent Fabric. May the many happy memories comfort you during this difficult time. I will always have happy memories of that little upbeat tune " Alley Cat " during my teenage years in the 60's. May the God of comfort soften your grief.

Posted by L. M. - CA   July 31, 2020

My condolences.

Posted by A friend   July 31, 2020

I just love that song. My deepest sympathy to the family. I pray that God continues to strengthen and comfort the family during this difficult time.

Posted by A friend   July 31, 2020

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. His music will always be remembered.

Posted by A friend   July 31, 2020

God is a God of all Comfort and he will Comfort the family's...My heartfelt condolences to the family's...

Posted by A friend   July 30, 2020

Sending prayers and words of comfort to the family and friends of Mr.Bent Fabric. “Alley Cat was unforgettable. Please accept my sincere condolences.

Posted by JE Sowell - Charlotte, NC   July 30, 2020


Godspeed Bent, and thank you for sharing apart of your life with us, and one of the anthems of my youth, and beyond, "Alley Cat".

Posted by Harry Simpson - Buckeye, AZ   July 30, 2020

May the memories carry you through this very difficult time.My condolences to the family. May God fulfill his promise of binding up the brokenhearted. (Isa 61:1.)

Posted by Jan Deer    July 30, 2020

Please accept sincere condolences for your loss. May the God of tender mercies comfort you and give peace.

Posted by A friend   July 30, 2020

Please accept my sincere condolences the Fabric Family, Alley Cat was a favorite of everyone’s back in the day. May God comfort the Fabric Family’s grieving hearts with tenderness, love and His strength as you cope with your precious loss in your lives during this difficult time.

Posted by BRY    July 30, 2020

My condolences to the family. Praying for comfort and peace.

Posted by A friend   July 30, 2020

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Bent Fabric