SAM PREKOP & ARCHER PREWITT (THE SEA AND CAKE) AT THE TOFF - THIS MONDAY!
SATURDAY MARCH 08, 2008.
Following on from their performances at the Northcote Social Club and Golden Plains this weekend, Sam Prekop and Archer Prewitt from The Sea and Cake play one final Australian performance at The Toff this Monday 10th March. Renowned for their work in The Sea and Cake, both Sam and Archer have had much success as solo artists. Archer Prewitt was a founding member of The Coctails who released 6 albums between 1989 and 1996. He has released 4 solo albums - the most recent being 2005's Wilderness. He is also known as visual artist and released an independent comic, Sof' Boy. Sam Prekop has released 2 solo albums on Thrill Jockey and last year he released a collection of photography called Photographs featuring 45 of Sam's black and white photographs and a CD of instrumental music Sam recorded just for the book. Don't miss this last chance to catch Sam & Archer on this tour!
Sam Prekop and Archer Prewitt (The Sea and Cake)
play the Toff
Monday 10th March
Tickets $10 on the door
The Panics & Whitley perform at Myspace Secret Show at The Toff
MONDAY FEBRUARY 25, 2008.
On Tuesday 12th of February we were lucky enough to have The Panics and Whitley perform as part of a Myspace secret show at The Toff. There was a long line punters down Swanston Street! Here are some pictures from the show taken by Kane Hibbard. Thanks to everyone involved especially the bands and Myspace. For more info on Myspace secret shows check out:
Yamaha Felt Hammer piano series at The Toff
MONDAY FEBRUARY 18, 2008.
Yahama and The Toff are proud to present the Felt Hammer piano concerts from March 12 - 24th.
Felt Hammer is about taking the formality out of piano music, deconstructing the recital hall and bringing new music into the city centre. Felt Hammer is not only a chance for pianists to play in one of Australia’s most unique and intimate venues but also for much-loved musicians to try out their music on one hell of a Yamaha Grand Piano for the first time. Felt Hammer presents a cross-section of the best music being made in Australia right now, from show tunes, to honky tonk poptimism, contemporary classical, jazz and more.
Some of the peformers include New Buffalo, Muscles, Rachel Unthank and The Winterset (UK), Jane Badler + Sir, Sophie Brous with Paul Grabowsky, Anthony Pateras, Lullatone (Japan), Cor Fuhler (Holland), Guy Blackman, Andrea Keller Quartet, James Rushford and more! For full details see the shows page.
Check out Lullatone - playing at the Toff on Easter Sunday 23rd March!
MONDAY FEBRUARY 18, 2008.
Damo Suzuki - just around the Corner - Tue 19th Feb!
MONDAY FEBRUARY 11, 2008.
Damo is back! Make sure you catch his first show in Melbourne at The Toff on Tuesday 19th Feb. His backing back for this show is The Holy Soul and the support comes from Blank Realm. Tickets on sale now!
Free BLACK CAB EP to the 1st 100 payers on Thursday 21st February
SUNDAY FEBRUARY 10, 2008.
Black Cab are giving away their "Surrender" EP to the 100 payers through the door at their Toff show on Thursday 21st February. Make sure you come down early! They are joined by the Sand Pebbles and Wellyn. Tickets on sale now!