Kat Bjelland

Alternative rock, Guitarist

1963 –

49

Who is Kat Bjelland?

Katherine "Kat" Lynne Bjelland is an American singer-songwriter, musician and guitarist. Bjelland rose to prominence as the lead singer, guitarist, and songwriter of the punk rock band Babes in Toyland, which formed in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1987. Bjelland, who was raised in Woodburn, Oregon, had also been involved in musical projects she formed with friend and bandmate Courtney Love in Portland and San Francisco in the early 1980s.

Babes in Toyland officially disbanded in 2001 after releasing three studio albums, and Bjelland worked on several projects before forming Katastrophy Wife, of which she is currently the lead vocalist and guitarist.

We need you!

Help us build the largest biographies collection on the web!

Born
Dec 8, 1963
Salem
Also known as
  • Bjelland, Kat
  • Katherine Bjelland
  • Kat
  • Katherine "Kat" Bjelland
  • Kat Bjellend
  • Bjellend, Kat
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Woodburn High School
Lived in
  • Salem

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

Citation

Use the citation below to add to a bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Kat Bjelland." Biographies.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 3 Jul 2022. <https://www.biographies.net/people/en/kat_bjelland>.

Discuss this Kat Bjelland biography with the community:

0 Comments


    Browse Biographies.net