Toad the Wet Sprocket
|Origin||Santa Barbara, California, USA|
|Years active||1986-1998, 2002|
Toad the Wet Sprocket is an American alternative rock band from California. They formed in 1986, while they were in high school. Their name comes from a monologue (one person doing all the talking) performed by Eric Idle, called "Rock Notes" on the 1980 album, Monty Python's Contractual Obligation Album.