“With Black Kat Boppers you get to immerse yourselves in that rockin ‘feelin’. Think of us as ‘rockin the blues’ if you must, cos that’s the way we roll!” – Roy Phillips (Lead Singer)
Regulars at festivals inc Glastonbury, Bestival, Camp Bestival, Wilderness, Port Eliot, Notting Hill Carnival, Common People, Red Rooster, Cock & Bull, Latitude, Victorious, Isle Of Wight, Graze to name but a few. They have played shows in Germany, France, Italy, Japan and the USA. They rock the clubs, the parties, the music venues, the events, kitchens, bathrooms, indoors, outdoors, upstairs, downstairs!!!!
The band regularly worked with Paul Simonon of the Clash who contributed the artwork for the debut album Boppin’ Atcha as well as singing and collaborating with the band on a version of classic Clash song “Guns Of Brixton”– Simonon also did the artwork for the follow up album “The Black Kat Boppers” which was released in 2018. He has also played live with the band.
Fans & supporters of note include Bob Geldof (who invited the band to play at his 60th birthday party), Florence Welch (who performed on stage with the band), Damon Albarn (who has appeared live with the band), Noel Gallagher, Bono, Jamie Oliver, Gizzi Erskine, Mark Lamarr, Sean Pertwee, Jude Law, Mick Jones, Antoine De Caune, Paul Simonon. ♫♪♪
The bands providing the groovy boogie rhythms before the Boppers will be:
Junco Shakers: Rockin skiffle 4 piece from the south! With stand up bass, wash board, harmonica, guitars and harmonies. Junco shakers are guaranteed to get you moving! Crafted on a back bone of rockin’ skiffle, rhythm and blues the junco shakers are like no other band on the scene! ♫♪♪