ABOUT THE BLUE CATS
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RoXi & the Blue Cats are a 5 piece blues / rock band playing an eclectic, raunchy and dynamic mix of old and new mainly blues / rock covers and original songs with shades of jazz, country or anything else with a blues vibe that takes our fancy. RoXi and the Blue Cats formed in 2004 and whilst some of the musicians have changed the band continues on from strength to strength ...
Visit our Music page to check out the song list. We welcome enquiries for bookings from blues loving venues, events, festivals and themed weekends via the Contact Form.
RoXi: Lead Singer & Backing Vocals
Dynamic vocalist RoXi has appeared in venues throughout the UK, Europe and the USA as solo artist and frontwoman for a variety of bands. With appearances on Radio and TV, her powerful, versatile range and raunchy style has been likened to such artists as Janis Joplin, Etta James and Stevie Nicks. From the gruff growl sliding into mellow sexy tones through to stratospheric notes, Roxi was born to sing the blues!
Martin Ellins: Lead Guitar
Our lead guitarist in the band is the excellent player Martin who is a well respected guitar teacher employed by a various schools in and around the borough of Enfield. A versatile guitarist who has accompanied a range of artists including his opera singer wife and multi-instrumentalist / singer daughter plus several bands performing all styles and genres of music.
Rick Moxon: Rhythm Guitar, Lead & Backing Vocals
Local singer-songwriter Rick has been playing his own songs and acoustic blues in North London folk clubs and festivals for a number of years. He has always loved electric blues and teamed up with the band as rhythm guitarist during it's first incarnation and has become a solid and valued member. He uses both acoustic and electric guitars during the set to match the vibe of the song.
Phil Plant: Bass Guitar & Backing Vocals
Master of the Bass Guitar Phil has spent his life playing professionally with a number of bands including Stomu Yamash'ta, Mike Heron's Reputation, 'Woody' Woodmansey's U-Boat. His playing is on several albums and film soundtracks, including 'The Man Who Fell To Earth'. With a wealth of touring under his belt, he has returned from a long needed break to wow the audiences again with his unique and solid style.
Brian Johnson: Drums
Our newest member of the band has played, deputised and performed in recording sessions with various pro and semi pro bands, orchestras and artists of all styles and genres over the years including supporting some of the biggest names in the music business!