Goth n Roll band featuring Jyrki 69 (69 Eyes), Danny B. Harvey (The Headcat, Rockats) & Chopper Franklin (The Cramps, Nick Curran & the Lowlifes).


Heathen Apostles’ “Albatross” Music Video Is Live

The music video for the new Heathen Apostles single Albatross is live, it was filmed on the coast of Southern California and was directed by the Heathen Apostles. The song is out now on Ratchet Blade Records and can be previewed and purchased at these links:

iTunes click HERE
Amazon click HERE
Bandcamp click HERE

Jyrki 69 & Chopper Franklin on Heathen Apostles Remix Album

The Heathen Apostles have released Requiem For A Remix, a new album featuring remixes by Chopper Franklin, Almighty Watching and the Phantom of the Black Hills. It also features Jyrki 69 on the remix of his After I’m Gone duet (released in 2015 on the Evil Spirits EP), and a unreleased version of Echo & the Bunnymen’s The Killing Moon. Click HERE to preview. Check out official preview video below, it contains samples from every song on the record.


Jyrki 69 “Rock n Roll Juicer” Book Release

Jyrki 69 on his new coffee table book, available December 18th worldwide:

“HERE IT IS! THE STORY OF THE 69 CATS AND HOW I LEARNED TO SURVIVE IN THE NIGHT WITH CHOPPER & DANNY – by starting to make veggie juices! This is the coolest coffee table book you’ll need this year – features cool photos of The 69 Cats as well as their favorite juicing recipes. Photography by Ville Juurikkala. Order it a signed copy from the link below!”
“Here we come baby and you’d better run
We’re the green fuz”,

You can order a signed copy of the book by clicking HERE.

RnR juicer

69 Cats Finnish Shows A Wrap

The 69 Cats just wrapped up their first tour of Finland and the shows all went great, thanks to all that came out. Drummer Nicky Turner (orig, Lords of the New Church) played his first shows in 28 years and said he didn’t want them to end. The band will be back in Europe soon, check back for more details.

photo by Ville Juurikkala

photo by Ville Juurikkala

The 69 Cats in Nashville

The 69 Cats have returned to their respective homes after playing the Ink n Iron festival in Nashville, where they were joined by James Intveld on drums. They will be headed to Finland next week for three shows, for more info click HERE.
69 Cats Nashville

Photos From The 69 Cats European Tour

Photos from the 69 Cats European tour are starting to come in, reports are that each venue has been packed with 69 Cats fanatics. There are only 2 shows left, tonight in Munich at Backstage and Saturday night in Dornbirn at Speilboden, be sure and check them out if you are in the area!


More Photos From SXSW 2015

More photos have come in from this year’s South By Southwest week in Austin, Texas, thanks to Dawn Laureen for the shots.

SXSW 201569 Cats & Cheetah ChromeJyrki & ChopperCheetah, Danny, Jyrki

Henrik From The Horrorpops Drumming on European Tour

Henrik Stendahl (on right) will play drums with The 69 Cats’ on their european tour in May. He has been playing with the Horrorpops since their inception in 1998.


The 69 Cats Finish Off SXSW 2015

The 69 Cats have wrapped their trip to South By Southwest with Saturday night set at Lucky Lounge, here’s a photo from that night. They are off on their European tour starting on May 14th at Beta in Copehagen, Denmark. Click HERE to buy tickets to this historic tour.

69 Cats at SXSW 2015

Transylvanian Tapes Enters CMJ Top 100

The 69 Cats’ debut album Transylvanian Tapes has moved to #99 on the CMJ Top 200 Chart, this after entering at #13 on the CMJ Top 200 Adds Chart last week.



Transylvanian Tapes Debuts at #13 on CMJ Adds Chart

The 69 Cats’ Transylvanian Tapes debuted nicely on the College Radio CMJ charts this week, coming in at #13 on the Most Added on the CMJ Top 200 Adds Chart right out of the box. Be sure and pound your local radio station to play cuts from this great debut album!

Radio 200 Adds Chart Issue 1356

The 69 Cats Team With Spinner PR

The 69 Cats have joined forces with Deborah Brosseau of Spinner PR to handle the promotion of the new 69 Cats album Transylvanian Tapes, out August 5th on Cleopatra Records. All publicity inquiries can be made at, stay tuned for more announcements upcoming.

Spinner PR

Photos From The Fangtasia Ball in New Orleans

Here are some photos, both onstage and backstage, of the Fangtasia Ball in New Orleans this past Saturday. The band had a great time and they would like to thank Kurt Amacker for putting on the event, his wife Sabrina and his assistant Laura Duvall for all her help.

The 69 Cats’ SXSW Shows A Smash

The 69 Cats South By Southwest shows all went well, three showcases in all were played. The band was joined by Chris Von Striecher from the Supersuckers on drums and plans will be made to come back next year.


Tracking Begins For New 69 Cats Album

The 69 Cats have begun tracking Clem Burke’s drums for the upcoming 69 Cat’s album, tentatively titled The Transylvania Tapes. It will be out Spring 2014 on Cleopatra Records, and a tour of the US and Europe will follow. Check back for more details.

Clem's drums

Welcome to!

This is the launching of the new 69 Cats website, the new Goth n Roll band featuring Jyrki 69 (69 Eyes), Danny B. Harvey (The Headcat, The Rockats) and Chopper Franklin (The Cramps, Nick Curran & the Lowlifes). This is the one stop for 69 Cats updates, tour dates, release news and more! Check back often because there are many big things upcoming in the dark world of the 69 Cats!