Black Cats (band)
Black Cats band
Black Cats at a concert in Kuala Lumpur, 2009
|Origin||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Years active||1960 - Present|
|Labels||Caltex Records, Taraneh Records, Avang Music|
|Associated acts||Pyruz, Sami Beigi, Kamran & Hooman, Edvin , hazhar & milad|
|Members||Shahbal Shabpareh, Hazhar & Milad , Other Groups|
|Past members||Ebi (1967-1979) |
Shahram Shabpareh (1964-1979)
Pyruz & David (1992–1999)
Kamran Jafari & Hooman Jafari (1999–2004)
Sami (2008-2009) Edvin (2013-2016) Hazhar & Milad (2018-present)
Black Cats are a popular Los Angeles based Persian pop group founded and produced by Shahbal Shabpareh. The group was originally formed in 1960s Tehran as a rock outfit with members Hassan Shamaizadeh, Shahram Shabpareh, Farhad Mehrad and Shahbal Shabpareh before being reborn in 1990s Los Angeles as a pop group. While band members and singers changed frequently over the next two decades, Shabpareh has consistently remained the group's manager and producer.
|Afsoone Gorbehaye Siah (Spell of the Cats)||1996||Caltex Records|
|The PopFather||2003||Caltex Records|
|Scream of the Cats||2006||Caltex Records|
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