Sam Prekop

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Sam Prekop
Sam Prekop - Primavera 2013.jpg
Sam Prekop at Primavera Sound 2013
Background information
Born (1964-10-18) October 18, 1964 (age 52)
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Genres Electronic music
Post Rock
Indie rock
Occupation(s) Musician, painter
Instruments Vocals, guitar, bass guitar
Years active 1987 - present
Labels Thrill Jockey
Associated acts The Sea and Cake
Shrimp Boat

Sam Prekop (born October 18, 1964) is an American rock/pop musician in the band The Sea and Cake. He also has released four solo albums. Prekop first gained recognition 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. He has two brothers, the furniture designer Hank Prekop and the painter Zak Prekop.



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