The Cat Empire's Concert History

The Cat Empire is a six-piece alternative band from Melbourne, Australia. Their sound has been described as a fusion of jazz, funk, and rock with heavy Latin / Salsa influences (not to mention reggae, ska and dub). Currently, the Cat Empire consists of Ollie McGill (keyboard and backing vocals), Ryan Monro (bass and backing vocals), Felix Riebl (percussion and vocals), Harry James Angus (trumpet and vocals), Will Hull-Brown (drums), and Jamshid "Jumps" Khadiwhala (decks, percussion).

Date   Concert   Venue   Location  
Mar 18, 2020 The Cat Empire / Lucy Lu O2 Ritz Manchester Manchester, UK
Oct 12, 2019 The Cat Empire   Forum melbourne Melbourne, VIC
Jul 13, 2019 Bospop 2019 (zaterdag)  
Living Colour / The Cat Empire / Jimmy Barnes / Flogging Molly / Kovacs / Daryl Hall & John Oates / Danny Vera / Skunk Anansie / John Fogerty
Eindhovenseweg Weert, The Netherlands
Jul 13, 2019 Bospop 2019  
Cordovas / The Lachy Doley Group / Living Colour / The Doors Alive / The Cat Empire / Flogging Molly / Kovacs / Daryl Hall & John Oates / Danny Vera / Skunk Anansie / John Butler Trio / John Fogerty
Weert Noord Weert, Netherlands
Jul 13, 2019 –
Jul 14, 2019
Bospop 2019  
Cordovas / Living Colour / The Doors Alive / The Cat Empire / Jimmy Barnes / Flogging Molly / Kovacs / Daryl Hall & John Oates / Danny Vera / Skunk Anansie / John Butler Trio / John Fogerty / Jessica Wilde / Marc Broussard / Level 42 / The White Buffalo / Foreigner / Rowwen Hèze / Rival Sons / Joe Jackson / Chris Robinson Brotherhood / The Specials / Al McKay's Earth, Wind and Fire Experience / The Lachy Doley Group / Nile Rodgers & Chic
Evenemententerrein Weert Noord Weert, The Netherlands
Jun 30, 2019 Couleur Café 2019
The Cat Empire / Bufiman / Goran Bregović / AliA / Tiken Jah Fakoly / Amparanoia
Brussels, BE
Jun 28, 2019 –
Jun 30, 2019
Glastonbury 2019  
Beans on Toast / Bjorn again / The Wombats / Fontaines D.C. / The Lumineers / Easy Life / Tame Impala / The Cat Empire / Hot Chip / Mavis Staples / Years & Years / Octavian / Dermot Kennedy / Loyle Carner / Fontaines D.C. / Vampire Weekend / The Cure / Maverick Sabre
Glastonbury Glastonbury, UK
Jun 26, 2019 –
Jun 30, 2019
Glastonbury Festival 2019  
The Killers / Miley Cyrus / Bastille / The Cure / Vampire Weekend / Two Door Cinema Club / Hozier / Snow Patrol / Tame Impala / Diplo / Bring Me The Horizon / Chemical Brothers / George Ezra / Interpol / Wu-Tang Clan / Fatboy Slim / Billie Eilish / Hot Chip / Sheryl Crow / Kylie Minogue / Cat Power / Janelle Monáe / James Morrison / Janet Jackson / Ms. Lauryn Hill / Years & Years / Anne-Marie / KT Tunstall / Jorja Smith / Kurt Vile / Friendly Fires / Michael Kiwanuka / Rex Orange County / Jungle / The Streets / Stormzy / Morcheeba / Denzel Curry / Sharon Van Etten / Frank Turner / Jon Hopkins / Stefflon Don / Maverick Sabre / Christine and the Queens / Low / Billy Bragg / The Courteeners / Gojira / AURORA / Bananarama / The Cat Empire / SG Lewis / The Damned / Neneh Cherry / Lizzo / Sigrid / Kamasi Washington / Loyle Carner / Mavis Staples / Foreign Beggars / Roy Ayers / The Magic Numbers / Pond / Maribou State / Squarepusher / Shura / Liam Gallagher / King Princess / Tiffany / The Good, The Bad And The Queen / AJ Tracey / Mahalia / Carl Cox / George Fitzgerald / Reef / Ray BLK / Little Simz / Johnny Marr / ROSALIA / Bugzy Malone / Kosheen / TC / DJ Vadim / Kate Tempest / Jamie Jones / lucy spraggan / London Elektricity / Nahko and Medicine for the People / IDLES / Fatoumata Diawara / Stanton Warriors / Pale Waves / Eats Everything / The Dead South / The Prototypes / scarlxrd / This Is The Kit / Steeleye Span / Idris Elba / Fat White Family / John Digweed / Max Cooper / Dub Pistols / The Egg / Seth Troxler / S.P.Y / Patrick Topping / Fantastic Negrito / Ross From Friends / Waze & Odyssey / Nadine Shah / Hollie Cook / Sam Fender / Jade Bird / Algiers / Slowthai / DJ Hype / Swindle / Steve Mac / Dream Wife / Dj Q / The Shires / Sons of Kemet / Beans on Toast / Lowkey / Banco de Gaia / The Comet Is Coming / Solardo / Hernan Cattaneo / ezra collective / Ibibio Sound Machine / Nick Warren / Stella Donnelly / Smoove & Turrell / Barney Artist / ALTERN 8 / Flava D / My Baby / Monika Kruse / Fontaines D.C. / Skinny Lister / Kokoroko / Dave Seaman / Trinity / Dr Meaker / Acid Mothers Temple / Original Sin / Spektre / Charlie Sloth / Serial Killaz / Mella Dee / Tripswitch / Sub Zero / Life / Stickybuds / The Blue Aeroplanes / Ulterior Motive / Gecko / Jon Rundell / Heidi / The Burning Hell / Bushwacka / Josefin Öhrn + The Liberation / Late Nite Tuff Guy / Tristan / TQD / Royal-T / Darren Emerson / Joe Armon-Jones / Conducta / Jamie Lenman / Six by Seven / Slipmatt / Emily Barker / The Cuban Brothers / Jaguar / Alibi / Franklin / Jimothy Lacoste / The Turbans / Feral Is Kinky / Daniel Haaksman / North Base / Channel One Sound System / Entombed A.D. / Jayda G / LIL C / Jeff Goldblum and the Mildred Snitzer Orchestra / Yola / Lankum / Tankus the Henge / Employed To Serve / Jus Now / Randall / Kasra / Arlo Parks / Anon / The Mauskovic Dance Band / Unglued / The Last Skeptik / Craig Charles Funk & Soul Club / The Fedz / Manudigital / Venom Prison / KreeD / Sickboy / BCUC / Heavy Lungs / Kanine / John Fairhurst / Rob da Bank / Elephant Sessions / Ta'Shan / Cut Capers / Barely Legal / Gaffa Tape Sandy / Don Letts / Paul T. / Vodun / The Chemical Brothers (DJ Set) / JINX in dub / Jon Carter / Elijah & Skilliam / Bellatrix / Davos / Kings of the Rollers / Declan Welsh & The Decadent West / Father Funk / Black Futures / Emerald / Giant Swan / Degs / Mollie Collins / Leftfield (DJ) / Kuenta I Tambu / The Little Unsaid / New York Brass Band / Fabio And Grooverider / DJ HYBRiD / Dream Nails / Queen Zee / Elvana / Jerome Hill / Ed The Dog / Mik Artistiks Ego Trip / Wara / Chika / Skilliam / Haggard Cat / Liines / My Bad Sister / Hobo Jones & The Junkyard Dogs / Bryan Gee / Regan / Bar-Steward Sons of Val Doonican / Dancefloor Outlaws / The Brass Funkeys / LYZZA / K.O.G / Gal Pals / WBBL / The Wood Burning Savages / HENGE / Stivs / Eris Drew / Grace Savage / Dat Brass / ROB.GREEN / Jumping Jack Frost / Crinkle Cuts / Gold Dubs / Altern-8 / THE DUTTY MOONSHINE BIG BAND / Franky Wah / Gasper Nali / Wonkavision / Daytoner / Bicep DJ Set / Beating Heart / SOULOUD / Scanone / Barbarella's Bang Bang / Rum Buffalo / Vinyl Junkie / Mike Skinner (DJ Set) / Euphonique / TENSHEDS / koast / Shunaji / Kelvin 373 / Blackberry wood / Diving Station / Bethlehem Casuals / Gella / Aleighcia Scott / Cousn / SHAY D / Juma / Count Skylarkin / Pengshui / Onipa / Brass Rave Unit / Gentlemen (UK) / Grouch In Dub / Josh Okeefe / Josephine and The Artizans / Locked and Loaded / hotsteppas / Indian Man / River Roots / Andrew Heath / Faithless Dj Set / Will White / CW Jones / Aliji / Badcore Horns / DJ Hiphoppapotamus / Think Tonk / Smooth Sailors / Mark Xtc / Soul Stew / Dirty Freud / BRIDGES (UK) / DJ Prophecy / Tom Ravenscroft / Ross From Friends (DJ Set) / Ngaio / Bustawidemove / I Am Fya / Barley Legal / Gizz Butt / Burd / Cash Cows / Deep Deep Water / Los Kamer / Danny.Wav / Geno Carrapetta / Goldierocks / MC Dread / Amy Montgomery / Toby Marks / FIZZY GILLESPIE / AAA Badboy / Das Brass / NATTY SPEAKS / Andy Ellis / Killdren / Binge Drinker / Emily Dust / BOOGALOO DEE / YOUTH & GAUDI / sherelle / Steve Davis & Kavus Torabi / Imprints (Bristol, UK) / Henry Wacey / Gon von Zola / Sicaria Sound / Cassette Boy vs DJ Rubbish / Pete Not Bombs / Back Before Breakfast / Liquid Ross / The Light Surgeons / BBZ / Tony Andrews / Chris Tofu / Sir Funk / Ophelia Bitz / Angry Dan / AMiR (UK) / The Portraits (UK) / Sh!ts!ck / OK Williams / Selecta J Man / Ellie Prohan / Aszyk / DJ Josko / March (UK) / Bitvert / Deanna Rodger
Worthy Farm Pilton, UK
Mar 21, 2019 The Cat Empire / Neal Francis Wonder Ballroom Portland, OR
Mar 17, 2019 The Cat Empire / Neal Francis Commodore Ballroom Vancouver, BC
Mar 09, 2019 The Cat Empire / Neal Francis   House of Blues - Chicago Chicago, IL
Mar 02, 2019 The Cat Empire / Neal Francis   Royale Boston, MA
Feb 28, 2019 The Cat Empire   Brooklyn Steel Brooklyn, NY
Feb 10, 2019 –
Feb 10, 2019
St Kilda Festival 2019  
The Cat Empire / The Preatures / DZ Deathrays / Slum Sociable / Saskwatch / Adalita / Olympia / Troy Cassar-Daley / Ceres / Haiku Hands / Mojo Juju / Two People / Slowly Slowly / MANE / Estère / Dallas Frasca / Approachable Members Of Your Local Community / The Northern Folk / IV League / Wala / HVNCOQ / The Seven Ups / Flossy / Tasman Keith / Nancie Schipper / Vardos / Nat Vazer / The Little Lord Street Band / Slim Jeffries / DRMNGNOW / Daniel Elia / Ukulele Death Squad / Squid Nebula / Lubulwa / Niine / P-UniQue / Bernadette Novembre / JAMO (AUS) / Port Royal (AU) / Yergurl
St Kilda Beach Melbourne, VIC
Dec 15, 2018 The Cat Empire   Fremantle Arts Centre Fremantle WA
Nov 05, 2018 The Cat Empire at SchwuZ  
The Cat Empire
SchwuZ Berlin,
Sep 20, 2018 The Cat Empire supported by Odette  
The Cat Empire / Odette
The Triffid Brisbane, QLD
Sep 16, 2018 The Cat Empire / Odette     University of Canberra Refectory Canberra, ACT
Sep 08, 2018 The Cat Empire   Palais Theatre Saint Kilda, VIC
Sep 08, 2018 The Cat Empire / Odette   Palais Theatre Saint Kilda, VIC
Jul 11, 2018 –
Jul 14, 2018
Gurtenfestival 2018  
Gorillaz / alt-J / MØ / Angus & Julia Stone / Plan B / Damian 'Jr Gong' Marley / Hayden James / AURORA / The Cat Empire / Sofi Tukker / Cro / Alice Merton / Parcels / Dotan / Oscar & the Wolf / Kraftklub / Prophets of Rage / Churchill / Kontra K / Bausa / Rhys Lewis / Pablo Nouvelle / 257ers / Confidence Man / SXTN / Wincent Weiss / Leoniden / The Gardener & The Tree / James Gruntz / Bonez MC & Raf Camora / Hecht / Stereo Luchs / CRIMER / Black Sea Dahu / Opal Ocean / Troubas Kater / Tobias Carshey / KT Gorique / Pat Burgener / Scrucialists / Chaostruppe / Saint City Orchestra / The Cavers / Lia Low
Gurtenfestival Bern, Switzerland
Feb 03, 2018 Zoo Twilights  
The Cat Empire / Allysha Joy
Melbourne Zoo Parkville, VIC, Australia
Nov 25, 2017 Summer Salt
The Cat Empire
Hope Estate Hunter Valley, NSW
Dec 27, 2016 –
Dec 29, 2016
Southbound Festival 2016  
Phantogram / ZHU / Catfish and the Bottlemen / MSTRKRFT / Ladyhawke / Hermitude / San Cisco / The Cat Empire / Sticky Fingers / Peking Duk / Tash Sultana / SAFIA / Kucka / Thundamentals / Highasakite / Just A Gent / Vera Blue / The Smith Street Band / SLUMBERJACK / Throttle / Nicole Millar / Remi / Montaigne / Boo Seeka / Luke Million / Set Mo / Odd Mob / The Bennies / Tired Lion / Running Touch / Nina Las Vegas / Elk Road / Koi Child / Hwls / HYDRAULIX / GRRL PAL / Hot Chip (DJ Set) / Kuren / Lilt / Klue / Mathas / Dena Amy / UV boi / Hideous Sun Demon / Time Pilot / PACES (AUS)
Unknown venue Perth, WA
Dec 10, 2016 –
Dec 10, 2016
The Pleasure Garden 2016
The Cat Empire / Tash Sultana / Dub FX / OPIUO / Jakubi / The Correspondents / Blue King Brown / Spoonbill / Oka / Mista Savona / Steve Ward / Beatrice / Boogs / Kodiak Kid / Chicken Brothers / Jps the Operatives / Mortisville / Dub Pistols Soundsystem
Catani Gardens Melbourne, VIC
Oct 27, 2016 The Cat Empire / Tinpan Orange Huxleys Neue Welt Berlin, DE
Aug 16, 2016 The Cat Empire Tour
The Cat Empire
Newcastle University - Bar on the Hill Newcastle, NSW
Jul 31, 2016 Osheaga Music Festival  
MO / Melanie Martinez / Borns / The Cat Empire / Foals / Leon Bridges / Grimes / M83 / Gramatik / Radiohead
Parc Jean Drapeau Montreal, QC
Jul 31, 2016 Osheaga 2016  
Radiohead / M83 / Grimes / Leon Bridges / Foals / The Cat Empire / Gramatik / MØ
Parc Jean Drapeau Montreal, QC
Jul 31, 2016 Osheaga Music Festival 2016  
Foals / Leon Bridges / Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats / Radiohead / The Cat Empire
Parc Jean-Drapeau Montreal, QC
May 27, 2016 The Cat Empire   Forum Theatre Melbourne, VIC
May 27, 2016 The Cat Empire   Forum Theatre Melbourne, VIC
May 26, 2016 The Cat Empire   Palace Theatre Melbourne, VIC, Australia
May 22, 2016 Rising with the sun tour
The Cat Empire / Pierce Brothers
Canberra Theatre Centre Canberra, ACT
May 20, 2016 The Cat Empire   Enmore Theatre Newtown, NSW
May 20, 2016 The Cat Empire  
The Cat Empire / Pierce Brothers
Enmore Theatre Newtown, NSW
May 15, 2016 Cat Empire Tour
The Cat Empire / The Pierce Brothers
Entrance Leagues Club Bateau Bay, NSW
Apr 06, 2016 The Cat Empire / Pierce Brothers O2 Ritz Manchester Manchester, UK
Mar 24, 2016 –
Mar 28, 2016
Byron Bay Bluesfest 2016   Tyagarah Tea Tree Farm Tyagarah, NSW
Mar 24, 2016 –
Mar 28, 2016
Byron Bay Bluesfest 2016   Tyagarah Tea Tree Farm Tyagarah, NSW
Mar 24, 2016 –
Mar 28, 2016
Byron Bay Bluesfest 2016   Tyagarah Tea Tree Farm Tyagarah, NSW
Mar 24, 2016 –
Mar 28, 2016
Byron Bay Bluesfest 2016   Tyagarah Tea Tree Farm Tyagarah, NSW
Mar 24, 2016 –
Mar 28, 2016
Bluesfest 2016  
The National / City and Colour / Allen Stone / Cold War Kids / Eagles of Death Metal / The Decemberists / Lord Huron / The Wailers / Elle King / D'Angelo / The Cat Empire / The Word / Fantastic Negrito / Kamasi Washington / Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats / Modest Mouse / Tom Jones / Brian Wilson presents Pet Sounds / Ash Grunwald / Steve Smyth / Pierce Brothers / The Original Blues Brothers Band / The Mick Fleetwood Blues Band / Nahko & Medicine for the People / Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds / Kaleo x 2 / Jeff Martin (The Tea Party)
Tyagarah Tea Tree Farm Tyagarah, NSW
Mar 11, 2016 –
Mar 14, 2016
WOMADelaide  
The Cat Empire / De La Soul
Botanic Park Adelaide, SA
Nov 28, 2015 The Cat Empire The Corner Hotel Richmond, VIC, Australia
Oct 14, 2015 The Cat Empire   TivoliVredenburg Utrecht
Jul 10, 2015 –
Jul 17, 2015
Les Déferlantes  
Placebo / Skip the Use / IAM / Rodrigo y Gabriela / Nimmo / Agua Roja / Lenny Kravitz / Christine and the Queens / Cali / Asa / Lilly Wood and the Prick / Biga Ranx / Gomina / Breakfast Monkey / Calogero / Etienne Daho / Brigitte / The Parov Stelar Band / Irma / The Cat Empire / Carlos Santana / Julien Doré / Charlie Winston / Chinese Man / Michael Kiwanuka / Mountain Men / Vadel
Parc de Valmy Argelès-sur-mer
Jul 10, 2015 CocoRosie / Jamie Cullum / Zuco 103 / DUB INC / The Cat Empire / Osibisa / Of Monsters and Men / Kendrick Lamar / Capital Cities / Toundra   Parc del Fòrum Barcelona, Spain
Jun 27, 2015 Steal The Light  
The Cat Empire
A Campingflight Down The Rabbit Hole Beuningen, Netherlands
Jun 26, 2015 –
Jun 28, 2015
Down The Rabbit Hole  
Patti Smith / Alabama Shakes / Omar Souleyman / Seasick Steve / The Cat Empire / Glass Animals / Che Sudaka / BØRNS / Róisín Murphy / Iggy Pop / Jungle By Night / Blaudzun / Leftfield / Oscar and the Wolf / The War On Drugs
De Groene Heuvels Beuningen, NL
Latest Setlist (10/12/2019):

Concerts Per Year:
2020 1 concert
2019 13 concerts
2018 8 concerts
2017 1 concert
2016 21 concerts
2015 23 concerts
2014 10 concerts
2013 25 concerts
2012 4 concerts
2011 10 concerts
2010 11 concerts
2009 6 concerts
2008 2 concerts
2007 9 concerts
2006 7 concerts
2005 9 concerts
2004 3 concerts
2003 6 concerts
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