Accordionist and Broadway performer Mary Spencer Knapp's original cabaret soul project melds French chanson with funky pop and psychedelic rock. Since its inception 4 years ago, Toot Sweet has been donned Artist of the Month by NYC's The Deli Magazine, released two full-length albums via Brooklyn experimental studio Mama Coco's Funky Kitchen and been a familiar face in the Manhattan and Brooklyn club circuit, making it an unexpected and ever-evolving live experience. Mary is currently working on Toot Sweet's third studio album and developing a comedic web series, "Toot Sweet's Variety Show," starring the band and replete with original scoring and music from the new album.
In addition to performing original music, Toot Sweet is a scintillating and versatile event band. Being a great interpreter of artists from Edith Piaf to James Brown to Madonna, the band can provide nearly any genre of musical entertainment. They have performed numerous private events at illustrious venues such as Gracie Mansion.
In addition to playing the New York City club circuit, from 54 Below to Rockwood Music Hall, Toot Sweet performs as a party band for clients in the New York/NJ area. Being a great interpreter of artists from Edith Piaf to James Brown to Madonna, the band is extremely versatile and can provide nearly any genre of musical entertainment.