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Motorcade of Consistency: An Interview with John McCrea of Cake
28 Jun 2011 // 4:00 PM

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.

Seven Years in Heaven: The Return of CAKE
12 Jan 2011 // 8:40 PM

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.


Cake: 16 Apr 2011 - Washington, D.C.
18 May 2011 // 9:45 PM

Every Cake song is the product of a recipe that has managed to keep them relevant for almost 20 years.

Cake: Showroom of Compassion
19 Jan 2011 // 3:00 PM

Cake sounds re-energized here despite doing the same things they've always done. Maybe that six-year break between new albums was something we all needed.


Cake: 8 December 2010 - New York
9 Dec 2010 // 11:00 PM

Next Cake release is previewed in holiday concert.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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