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Chicago Catz

Chicago , IL
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LOCATION

3712 N Kedvale Ave
Chicago, IL 60641 US (map)

PHONE

773-202-1664

WEBSITE

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ABOUT US

The Who?
The Chicago Catz are one of the Windy City's best kept secrets and treasures. For more than 21 years, this group of professional musicians have performed at some of the... Read more
The Who?
The Chicago Catz are one of the Windy City's best kept secrets and treasures. For more than 21 years, this group of professional musicians have performed at some of the most prestigious private parties and events in Chicago. "High society hors d'oeuvre music", you're thinking. To the contrary, The Chicago Catz serve up and dish out the hottest "get out of your seat and dance" music in town!

You've got nothing to lose, except a good time! Read less
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INFO FOR BAND

Are you an agency or a band?
Band
How many musicians are in your band(s)?
7+
What genres of music does (do) your band(s) play?
Blues, Funk, Jazz, Motown, Oldies, R&B/Soul, Reggae, Rock
What music services do you provide?
Ceremony Music, Cocktail Hour Music, Instrumentals, Liability Insurance, MC, Music During Breaks, Reception Music, Rehearsal Dinner Music, Vocals, Willing to Travel
What items are available?
Lighting, Microphones, Sound/PA System

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Natalie
Wedding:
10/1/2016
5.0/5.0
The Chicago Catz are hands down the best! We cannot say enough great things about the band. Richie Davis was great to work with throughout the entire process and is a true professional. All of the band members are great musicians and wonderful performers. We would recommend them 10/10 times!
The Chicago Catz are hands down the best! We cannot say enough great things about the band. Richie Davis was great to work Read more...
The Chicago Catz are hands down the best! We cannot say enough great things about the band. Richie Davis was great to work with throughout the entire process and is a true professional. All of the band members are great musicians and wonderful performers. We would recommend them 10/10 times! Read less
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Chicago Catz responded with the following comments:

hey natalie, thanks! have a happy thanksgiving!
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Anonymous
Wedding:
Recently Married
5.0/5.0
Throughout the night people continuously packed the dance floor and commented how this was the greatest wedding band they'd ever seen. People I work with who were not invited to the wedding said they heard from people how great Catz was and that they played an amazing wedding party. Super easy to work with, very flexible, and had an unbelievable sense for their audience.
Throughout the night people continuously packed the dance floor and commented how this was the greatest wedding band Read more...
Throughout the night people continuously packed the dance floor and commented how this was the greatest wedding band they'd ever seen. People I work with who were not invited to the wedding said they heard from people how great Catz was and that they played an amazing wedding party. Super easy to work with, very flexible, and had an unbelievable sense for their audience. Read less
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Amy
Wedding:
8/26/2016
5.0/5.0
Oh my gosh! This band rocks a wedding!!! We decided pretty early on that we wanted a band. We set a budget and went out on a hunt for the perfect band for us. We wanted someone that had great musicians, great vocalists and played great dance music. We went to see band after band and kept feeling like no one was right for us. After seeing them at a wedding, a friend recommended we take a look at Chicago Catz and we were BLOWN away! We exceeded our budget a little (but hey, I could cut costs in other areas to make sure everyone danced their tails off at our wedding). We have absolutely no regrets with choosing this band. We like them so much, we will be keeping our eyes out for when they play at Nick's in the coming months so we can go watch them again! To top it all off, our main contact, Richie was so easy to work with, and made sure to talk through all the details prior to the wedding to make sure everything went smooth the day of the wedding. Seriously hire them if you want an amazing band for your reception.
Oh my gosh! This band rocks a wedding!!! We decided pretty early on that we wanted a band. We set a budget and went out on Read more...
Oh my gosh! This band rocks a wedding!!! We decided pretty early on that we wanted a band. We set a budget and went out on a hunt for the perfect band for us. We wanted someone that had great musicians, great vocalists and played great dance music. We went to see band after band and kept feeling like no one was right for us. After seeing them at a wedding, a friend recommended we take a look at Chicago Catz and we were BLOWN away! We exceeded our budget a little (but hey, I could cut costs in other areas to make sure everyone danced their tails off at our wedding). We have absolutely no regrets with choosing this band. We like them so much, we will be keeping our eyes out for when they play at Nick's in the coming months so we can go watch them again! To top it all off, our main contact, Richie was so easy to work with, and made sure to talk through all the details prior to the wedding to make sure everything went smooth the day of the wedding. Seriously hire them if you want an amazing band for your reception. Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
Recently Married
5.0/5.0
Our guests were on the dance floor the whole night! We were thrilled and also so pleased with the meetings that we had with Richie before hand. He was open to what we wanted, had great advice and we knew he would take the whole evening and turn it into a memorable wedding night! A-plus!
Our guests were on the dance floor the whole night! We were thrilled and also so pleased with the meetings that we had Read more...
Our guests were on the dance floor the whole night! We were thrilled and also so pleased with the meetings that we had with Richie before hand. He was open to what we wanted, had great advice and we knew he would take the whole evening and turn it into a memorable wedding night! A-plus! Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
Recently Married
5.0/5.0
If you want the Best band in Chicago there is only this one which is so far above any! Richie is the easiest and my loving person we have worked with. He goes far beyond making sure everything is exactly the way the entire family wants the feeling of the evening. The music is fantastic and they fill any and every room with an energy that is unexplainable!. We have used Catz for two of our wedding and Chicago Catz is the only reason I wish we could do it all over again!
If you want the Best band in Chicago there is only this one which is so far above any! Richie is the easiest and my loving Read more...
If you want the Best band in Chicago there is only this one which is so far above any! Richie is the easiest and my loving person we have worked with. He goes far beyond making sure everything is exactly the way the entire family wants the feeling of the evening. The music is fantastic and they fill any and every room with an energy that is unexplainable!. We have used Catz for two of our wedding and Chicago Catz is the only reason I wish we could do it all over again! Read less
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Lauren
Wedding:
3/26/2016
5.0/5.0
We saw the Chicago Catz at my best friends wedding and loved them! When it was time for us to choose a band for our own wedding, we contacted the Catz right away! There was no other band we wanted to have at our wedding. They were incredible and our wedding guests still talk about them to this day! Not only were they great to work with but EVERYONE at our wedding was on the dance floor all night! Best band in Chicago HANDS DOWN!
We saw the Chicago Catz at my best friends wedding and loved them! When it was time for us to choose a band for our own Read more...
We saw the Chicago Catz at my best friends wedding and loved them! When it was time for us to choose a band for our own wedding, we contacted the Catz right away! There was no other band we wanted to have at our wedding. They were incredible and our wedding guests still talk about them to this day! Not only were they great to work with but EVERYONE at our wedding was on the dance floor all night! Best band in Chicago HANDS DOWN! Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
Recently Married
5.0/5.0
If I could give Chicago Catz better than a 5 out of 5, I would! To say they were spectacular does not even begin to describe the evening. Every person I've talked to who attended the wedding RAVED about them. Here are some of the things people said..."OMG where did you find them? I've never been to an event with such a great band." "Did they ever take a break? We danced all night long." "They really knew how to work with the crowd. They always played just the right song."

Thank you Chicago Catz...you were truly amazing!
If I could give Chicago Catz better than a 5 out of 5, I would! To say they were spectacular does not even begin to Read more...
If I could give Chicago Catz better than a 5 out of 5, I would! To say they were spectacular does not even begin to describe the evening. Every person I've talked to who attended the wedding RAVED about them. Here are some of the things people said..."OMG where did you find them? I've never been to an event with such a great band." "Did they ever take a break? We danced all night long." "They really knew how to work with the crowd. They always played just the right song."

Thank you Chicago Catz...you were truly amazing! Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
1+ year ago
5.0/5.0
If we could give the Chicago Catz 100 stars we would! We heard stellar reviews of the band from a family friend and after we saw them perform in person at Nick's Beer Garden we were blown away. The Catz are an extremely talented, energetic and fun band with a broad repertoire. They can play anything from The Temptations to The Rolling Stones to Prince to Michael Jackson to Mackelmore. From the very beginning the Catz were a joy to work with, especially Richie the bandleader. Richie was extremely professional and the most responsive of all of our vendors. He was also very helpful when we were narrowing down our song list and we enjoyed bouncing ideas off one another when working on the set lists. When our wedding day (10/31/15) finally came we couldn't have been happier with how things turned out. The Catz were AMAZING and kept the dance floor packed for three hours! My husband and I were having so much fun we may have left the dance floor for 10 minutes at the most. We cannot thank the Catz enough, especially Richie, for making the best day of our lives to date also the most fun and memorable. W are still receiving endless comments from our wedding guests about how wonderful the Catz were, especially that they were by far the best wedding band they'd ever heard. If you are considering booking a band for any occasion, you should look no further than the Catz. You won't find anything better, we promise.
If we could give the Chicago Catz 100 stars we would! We heard stellar reviews of the band from a family friend and after Read more...
If we could give the Chicago Catz 100 stars we would! We heard stellar reviews of the band from a family friend and after we saw them perform in person at Nick's Beer Garden we were blown away. The Catz are an extremely talented, energetic and fun band with a broad repertoire. They can play anything from The Temptations to The Rolling Stones to Prince to Michael Jackson to Mackelmore. From the very beginning the Catz were a joy to work with, especially Richie the bandleader. Richie was extremely professional and the most responsive of all of our vendors. He was also very helpful when we were narrowing down our song list and we enjoyed bouncing ideas off one another when working on the set lists. When our wedding day (10/31/15) finally came we couldn't have been happier with how things turned out. The Catz were AMAZING and kept the dance floor packed for three hours! My husband and I were having so much fun we may have left the dance floor for 10 minutes at the most. We cannot thank the Catz enough, especially Richie, for making the best day of our lives to date also the most fun and memorable. W are still receiving endless comments from our wedding guests about how wonderful the Catz were, especially that they were by far the best wedding band they'd ever heard. If you are considering booking a band for any occasion, you should look no further than the Catz. You won't find anything better, we promise. Read less
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Kacey
Wedding:
9/26/2015
5.0/5.0
The Catz are the best wedding band you can ever book in Chicago. They absolutely rocked it. They made a special version of our first dance song, played songs that appealed to people of ALL AGES, learned modern tunes, and even played a country song at my new husband's request. They are professional and there to throw a really good party. Richie is a dream to work with. YOU CANNOT GO WRONG!
The Catz are the best wedding band you can ever book in Chicago. They absolutely rocked it. They made a special version of Read more...
The Catz are the best wedding band you can ever book in Chicago. They absolutely rocked it. They made a special version of our first dance song, played songs that appealed to people of ALL AGES, learned modern tunes, and even played a country song at my new husband's request. They are professional and there to throw a really good party. Richie is a dream to work with. YOU CANNOT GO WRONG! Read less
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Kirstin
Wedding:
8/15/2015
5.0/5.0
If you're looking for a truly amazing band, Chicago Catz are it! Amazing voices, energy and talent. Our dance floor was packed the whole time!
If you're looking for a truly amazing band, Chicago Catz are it! Amazing voices, energy and talent. Our dance floor was Read more...
If you're looking for a truly amazing band, Chicago Catz are it! Amazing voices, energy and talent. Our dance floor was packed the whole time! Read less
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