- Sam Prekop
Infobox musical artist
Name = Sam Prekop
Background = non_vocal_instrumentalist
Born = 1964 in Chicago,
Electronic music Post Rock Indie rock
Years_active = 1987 - present
Guitar, Bass guitar
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 Boatfrom 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 ] ]
* [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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