Tom Cat and the Bluegrass Kittens is an emerging Brisbane bluegrass band featuring Emma McMonagle – guitar and vocals, Amy Coles – banjo and vocals and Dominique Costelo – mandolin and vocals.
Mr. Tom Steginga, on double bass, brings an added degree of eccentricity and daring to the group. Tom Cat & The Bluegrass Kittens play an eclectic mix of bluegrass favourites and bluegrass-inspired tunes.
The band has developed a broad fan base in their four-year history playing regular gigs across the Brisbane Folk scene while often appearing at many of Australia’s bluegrass festivals including the recent 2008 Woodford Folk Festival.
Their impressive gig list to-date includes: Redlands Bluegrass Convention, Folk Redlands, Gold Coast Bluegrass Festival, Dorrigo Folk & Bluegrass Festival, Harrietville Bluegrass Convention and Imbil Acoustic Festival.