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John McCrea On CAKE’s First New Music Since 2011, Unionizing, And Why There Still Isn’t Anything Rebellious About A Leather Jacket

Tracking Down is a Stereogum franchise in which we talk to artists who have been out of the spotlight for a minute.
Rachel Brodsky | November 12, 2018 - 10:41 am

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Cake – “Sinking Ship” Video

Cake are back with a new song called "Sinking Ship." It's the first new music we're hearing from the Sacramento band since they released Showroom
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 26, 2018 - 2:30 pm

Former Cake Drummer Sentenced To 15 Years For Child Molestation

Former Cake drummer Peter McNeal has been given a 15 years to life sentence in prison for molesting a 3-year-old girl at a Thanksgiving party…
James Rettig | December 3, 2014 - 9:10 am

LouFest Lineup 2014

St. Louis' LouFest has been going strong since 2010, and this year's lineup has just been announced. OutKast will headline (as can be expected at…
Miles Bowe | May 13, 2014 - 1:34 pm

The 10 Most Expensive Record Store Day ’14 Flips On Ebay

If you haven't opened your Record Store Day purchases yet, you may want to throw it up on eBay instead. Just two days after the…
James Rettig | April 21, 2014 - 3:24 pm

Watch David Byrne Cover Biz Markie’s “Just A Friend” To Make A Point About Royalties

Cake frontman John McCrea is one of the many artists railing against streaming services like Spotify and the way they only pay a pittance in…
Tom Breihan | February 26, 2014 - 11:14 am

Sasquatch! 2013 Monday: The Postal Service, Ariel Pink, Death Grips, & More

If there was one constant during the Monday at Sasquatch! it might as well have been "failure." The rainy final day, riddled with many sound…
Miles Bowe | May 28, 2013 - 5:42 pm

Street Scene 2009 In Photos

Some 30,000 people over two days crammed into the six-block area in San Diego's East Village that hosted the 25th annual Street Scene this past…
Amrit Singh | September 1, 2009 - 3:12 pm

Outside Lands 2008 In Photos

This weekend San Francisco hosted the first-ever Outside Lands Festival. We're still nursing hangovers from a long summer of fests, so in our stead we
Amrit Singh | August 25, 2008 - 3:23 pm

CAKE Cover Barry White, Black Sabbath

Yeah, CAKE have passed their spotlight moment, but we've got a soft spot in our hearts for the California band's clever, pastiche funk (and especially…
Stereogum | April 19, 2007 - 12:12 pm