Archer Prewitt Artist Profile | AAE Music
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Genre: folk, indie
Years Active: 1988–present
365.8KScrobers
32.1KListeners

Archer Prewitt, guitarist for The Sea and Cake and formerly of The Coctails, has released three albums and an EP under his own name. Prewitt's guitar work is integral to the sound of his other band, The Sea and Cake, as it is for his solo work.

However, here on his own, Prewitt manages to find an entirely different tone and timbre. Compared to his previous releases, the songs on Wilderness are primarily spare with more focused and refined arrangements.

The nymph-like siren gazing from the cover of "Wilderness" is a pencil drawing by Archer. He describes her as being an incorruptible innocent; an omniscient "child of nature". This fantastical female ties in with the idea present in many of his lyrics ? championing love above all else, even in life's darkest time.

Prewitt's art does not end there; in fact, he is quite an accomplished visual artist. The third issue of his Sof Boy comic was released in July by Drawn & Quarterly. The character has been licensed in Japan by Press Pop Gallery where they make Sof Boy dolls, rings, carry-bags and other assorted collector's items.

In addition to his comic work, Archer is a regular illustrator for the Chicago Reader and various periodicals. He has been included in the most recent McSweeney's comic collection, edited by Chris Ware, and is part of the traveling comics show, "Raw, Boiled and Cooked".

Prewitt has had two gallery exhibitions of his original drawings and prints in the last year, and has a two-man show opening in Chicago this November with poster artist Jay Ryan. Archer Prewitt's well-crafted and self-produced songs will stand the test of time.

Wilderness is an album that gains appreciation with repeated listening. Artist Discography:In the Sun 1997White Sky 1999Three 2002 Wilderness 2005

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Archer Prewitt performs folk, indie music and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, or other music performances. The estimated booking fee range to book Archer Prewitt for your event, Please Contact. Archer Prewitt has more than 32.1K listeners worldwide and really knows how to entertain your audience. Similar artists are  The Sea and Cake, Sam Prekop, David Grubbs, The American Analog Set, John Vanderslice, Stephen Malkmus, Damien Jurado, Cass McCombs, Mark Eitzel, Mark Kozelek, Sondre Lerche . Contact AAE Music agency for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Archer Prewitt for an upcoming event.

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