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The Stray Cats

The Stray Cats are a retro 50s style rockabilly band from Massapequa, Long Island, New York. The group was formed in 1979 by singer/guitarist Brian Setzer, drummer Slim Jim Phantom, and upright double bass player Lee Rocker. After starting out by performing in such legendary New York City underground punk clubs as CBGB and Max's Kansas City, the ... See full bio »
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 2014 Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Week 3: The Skate-Off (2014) ... (performer: "Stray Cat Strut" - uncredited)
- Week 3 (2014) ... (performer: "Stray Cat Strut" - uncredited)
 2012 Rage (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Lanie Lane Guest Programs Rage (2012) ... (performer: "Sexy and 17", "Stray Cat Strut")
 2012 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Performance Show: Week Eight (2012) ... ("Stray Cat Strut")
 2008 So You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Top 20 (2008) ... (performer: "Rock This Town" - as Stray Cats)
 2006 Elite Beat Agents (Video Game) ("Rock This Town")
 2006 Cars (Video Game) (performer: "Rock This Town")
 2004 Riding Giants (Documentary) (performer: " (She's) Sexy and 17", "Rumble in Brighton")
 2003 I Love the '80s Strikes Back (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- 1983 (2003) ... (performer: "Rock This Town")
 2003 The West Wing (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The California 47th (2003) ... (performer: "Rock This Town")
 2000 Coyote Ugly (performer: "Rock This Town")
 1998 The Quiet Family (performer: "Wild Saxophone", "Ubangi Stomp")
 1993 Beavis and Butt-Head (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Washing the Dog (1993) ... (performer: "Rock This Town")
 1990 Writer's Block (Short) (performer: "Nine Lives")
 1987 DTV 'Doggone' Valentine (TV Movie) (performer: "Stray Cat Strut")
 1986 DTV Valentine (TV Movie) (performer: "Rock This Town")
 1984 Sixteen Candles (performer: "Sixteen Candles")
 1984 Mike's Murder (performer: "Rebels Rule")
 1984 Surf II (performer: "Built for Speed")
 1983 Cool Cats: 25 Years of Rock 'n' Roll Style (Video documentary) (performer: "Runaway Boys", "Stray Cat Strut" - uncredited)
 1983 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Betty Thomas/Stray Cats (1983) ... (performer: "She's Sexy + 17", "I Won't Stand in Your Way" (uncredited))
 1983 The US Festival (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- New Wave Day (1983) ... (performer: "Double Talking Baby", "Fishnet Stockings", "Rock This Town" - uncredited)
 1983 Private School (performer: "Rock This Town")
 1983 Stray Cats: I Won't Stand in Your Way (Video short) (performer: "I Won't Stand in Your Way")
 1982 The Taming of Rebecca (performer: "Rock This Town" - uncredited)
 1980 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 11 December 1980 (1980) ... (performer: "Runaway Boys")
- Episode dated 27 November 1980 (1980) ... (performer: "Runaway Boy")
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Members include Slim Jim Phantom, Brian Setzer and Lee Rocker.

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