Tuesday, June 28 2011
Even after scoring their first #1 album, Cake aren't taking it easy. In this fascinating, downright philosophical discussion with PopMatters, frontman John McCrea talks about misguided youth culture, genre as satire, and oh so much more.
Thursday, May 19 2011
Every Cake song is the product of a recipe that has managed to keep them relevant for almost 20 years.
Thursday, January 13 2011
Showroom represents the outfit's first studio effort on its own independent Upbeat Records label. The move was prompted by band members' perhaps unsurprising desire to manage their career on their own terms, says trumpet player Vincent DiFiore.
Wednesday, July 21 2010
Deadmalls and Nightfalls is a musical map to the psyches of its performers. You will want to know the words by heart to sing under the haze of summer starlight.
Monday, August 13 2007
A collection of covers (and a few revisited originals), Rarities and B-Sides finds Cake finding inspiration in the usual strange places.