Michael Orendy is a songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and composer who incorporates elements of folk, rock and electronic music. 

Over the past decade, Orendy has produced and released four full-length albums and six EPs under Frankel as well as Paw City. Songs from his diverse catalog have been featured in television shows such as The Blacklist, Riverdale, Shameless and many others. 

Orendy composed an original score for the Emmy-nominated HBO documentary, Valentine Road. He has produced music for various commercial music houses, including Barking Owl Sound and Black Iris Music.

Notoriously reclusive, Orendy rarely performs live and has never participated in social media. If you are reading this, you have found a signal in a world filled with noise.