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Hello! My name is Kraig Wildcat Spratt. I am a musician on a mission. A man with a plan. I have a purpose to complete and a function to fulfill. I am using music, songs, poetry, and inspirational speaking to help promote peace, love, freedom, and happiness.

If you don't know very much about my music career, let me give you a quick Wildcat bio review.

     

1954 - Oct 4 - Kraig Spratt born Cedar Rapids, Iowa

1954 -1964 Perfect childhood!

1964 - Feb. See The Beatles on the Ed Sullivan TV Show


The FAB FOUR

1965 - Christmas, receive first drum!

1966 - Christmas, receive first drum set.


"PLEASE... SPANK ME AGAIN!"


1967 - April, first public performance with Dennis "Daddy-O" McMurrin at McKinley Jr. High School (7th grade) music class. He played guitar & sang "Mr. Spaceman" (The Byrds). I was featured on drums playing "Wipeout". Dennis was already a local super pro. I was a rookie. We both received an A+!

"Daddy-O"

1967 - Summer of Love! I turned pro (at age 12) with local band "The Lovejoys"

1968-1982, Founding member of "Stone Garden". Great Eastern Iowa band.
   
1980-1982 changed band name to "Rampage"
 

1982 -1988 Move to Hollywood, CA. Make two records at Capitol Records with "Imitation Life".

   
1988 - Appear in MTV video with "The Return"
   
1992 - Back in Cedar Rapids, join "Hostage". Another great Eastern Iowa band.
 

  1993 - Go solo first time. Play acoustic guitar, sing, poetry, speaking
   
1994 -1996 - Form blues-rock band "The Kattskills" in Iowa City, Iowa.
1997-2000, Spiritual Quest. Play drums and music for several churches & choirs. Study many great teachers throughout history. Work with the Linn Co. Blues Society. Teach guitar lessons at The Boys & Girls Club
 

  2000-2002, Form "Rock 'n Wildcat". Perform churches, bars & record originals.
   
2003 - Go solo again. Release first solo CD, "The 10th Power"
   
2004 -2008, Perform at various shows and private parties throughout Midwest

  2009-present, Rock drummer with the Harvey Headbanger Band
   
2010-Present, Focus on solo career. Music with a message! The power of love!  
   
 



 

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