Sam Prekop


Sam Prekop

Infobox musical artist
Name = Sam Prekop
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Background = non_vocal_instrumentalist
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Born = 1964 in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Genre = Electronic music Post Rock Indie rock
Occupation = Musician, Painter
Years_active = 1987 - present
Instrument =Vocals, Guitar, Bass guitar
Label = Thrill Jockey
Associated_acts = The Sea and Cake Shrimp Boat
URL = [http://www.thrilljockey.com/artists/?id=10040/ Thrill Jockey: Sam Prekop]

Sam Prekop is a rock/pop musician in the band The Sea and Cake. He also has released several solo albums and earned a Ph.D. in Music. Prekop first gained notoriety in the band Shrimp Boat from 1988 to 1993. Many artists have performed in the Sam Prekop band, such as Chad Taylor, Josh Abrams, Jim O'Rourke, and Archer Prewitt. His father is the photographer, Martin Prekop.

Part of his track "A Cloud to the Back" is featured on advertisements for Velvet toilet paper. [ [http://www.commercialbreaksandbeats.co.uk/results.asp?searchString=velvet Commercial Breaks and Beats | Results ] ]

Discography

External links

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* [http://www.clementine-gallery.com/prekop2003.html Sam Prekop's artwork at the Clementine Gallery]
* [http://www.theseaandcake.com The Sea And Cake]

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