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Tuesday, June 28 2011

Motorcade of Consistency: An Interview with John McCrea of Cake

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.

Wednesday, January 12 2011

Seven Years in Heaven: The Return of CAKE

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, May 18 2011

Cake: 16 Apr 2011 - Washington, D.C.

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

Wednesday, January 19 2011

Cake: Showroom of Compassion

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.

Thursday, June 4 2009

Cake: 29 April 2009 - Houston

Cake put on a loose, fun show in Houston. At least until lead singer John McCrea got frustrated with the audience for not being able to guess what type of tree the band was trying to give away.

Monday, August 13 2007

Cake: B-Sides and Rarities

A collection of covers (and a few revisited originals), Rarities and B-Sides finds Cake finding inspiration in the usual strange places.

Friday, February 22 2002



Friday, December 10 2010

Cake: 8 December 2010 - New York

Next Cake release is previewed in holiday concert.

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