The Stray Cats are a rockabilly band first formed in 1979 by guitarist/vocalist Brian Setzer (Bloodless Pharaohs/Brian Setzer Orchestra) with school friends Lee Rocker (born Leon Drucker) and Slim Jim Phantom (born James McDonnell) in the Long Island town of Massapequa, New York. The group, whose style was based upon the sounds of Sun Records artists from the 1950s and heavily influenced by Bill Haley & His Comets, had little initial success in the New York music scene, and had to move to England before they saw any success at all within the nascent rockabilly revival there. The group had several hit singles in the U.K. and the U.S. during the early 1980s.
AD 14 Stray Cats - You And I / Cabbage album art Mass (4) The Race Is On (as The Stray Cats) Mass (4) - You And I / Cabbage(7", Single, MP) 4AD AD 14 UK 1980 Sell This Version
INT 15067 Stray Cats - Untitled album art Various Baby Blue Eyes Various - Untitled(12", Promo) CGD INT 15067 Italy 1982 Sell This Version
40 1793606 Stray Cats - Only For Dee Jays album art Various Bring It Back Again Various - Only For Dee Jays(12", Promo) EMI 40 1793606 Italy 1989 Sell This Version
Stray Cats - Music Factory Mastermix - Issue 99 album art Various Runaway Boys Various - Music Factory Mastermix - Issue 99 (Comp) Music Factory UK 1994 Sell This Version
CLP# 0001-1 Stray Cats - That's All Right Mama / Maybellene album art Elvis Presley Maybellene and 1 more… Elvis Presley - That's All Right Mama / Maybellene(7", Ltd, Num, Pin) Rock-A-Billy Records CLP# 0001-1 US 2008 Sell This Version