ABOUT BAG OF TOYS
Bag of Toys is a high energy four piece acoustic surf-rock band founded in San Francisco in 2005 and currently based in Wilmington, NC. The band has sold more than 30,000 copies of their three albums across the globe and has delighted fans with hundreds of successful live shows throughout the western and southeastern United States.
They have also had the distinction to share the stage with bands including O.A.R., Iration, Fishbone, Pato Banton, Mike Pinto, Donavon Frankenreiter, Current Swell, The Expendables, and Sean Kingston (to name a few).
In addition to impressive album sales, Bag of Toys has amassed more than 1.5 million streaming song plays online, over 144,000 Spotify tracks played in 2015, over 800,000 YouTube plays and has had their original music licensed for use on a national Microsoft commercial, an episode of “Bones” on the Fox network, two Universal Pictures movies as well as numerous surfing DVDs and online videos. The band has been fortunate enough to work with respected industry recording professionals such as Dave Collins (Jack Johnson, No Doubt, Ben Harper), John Cuniberti (Dave Matthews, The Grateful Dead, Aerosmith), and Todd Burke (Foo Fighters, Norah Jones, Ben Harper).
Bag of Toys is...
Robert Tait - Vocals, rhythm guitar
Steve Cowgill - Lead guitar
Brandon Hawks - Bass
Justin Gaines - Drums
Nooner - (full lp) – release date 2006
Afternooner - (full lp) – release date 2008
Stripped Alive - (full lp) – release date 2009
Santa, Bring More Beer - (single) – release 2010
Access 10 - (full lp) – release date 2011
Eating Monsters - (full lp) – release date 2015
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