The Black Kat Benders were an original Hard Rock and Blues band based out of Tulsa, Oklahoma. The members included Vocalist Kara Conrad, Guitarist Bruce Allen Jones, Bass player Blair Raguse and Drummer Bob Bledsoe. With the release of their first CD in 2013 of all original music, they have made an impact in the Tulsa and surrounding areas. The 2nd CD was released in 2015. They specialized in outdoor shows and have made appearances at (And many shows listed here include multiple appearances) Bixby Blues and BBQ, The Stillwater Blues Festival, OKC Festival of the Arts, Blue Dome Art Festival, Eat Street Festival, Tulsa Music Festival, Tulsa International Mayfest, Chalkfest in Tulsa, Blue Whale Blues Festival, Freedom Fest in Claremore, Free Tulsa Festival, Hogs and Hotrods in Collinsville. They also are well known in the Tulsa Music Community as they have play many Bars, Clubs and are always there to play at worthwhile benefits.
Black Kat Benders booking ended at the close of 2015 and we miss creating our sound as well as missing our fans!