15 Cheers For Record Store Day: A Guide To 2013’s Must-Own Releases

We know the plot well—online proliferation brought the suits to their knees and ushered in a new era where art funnels itself straight from the maker, dealing a righteous deathblow to the Man. But BitTorrent fiends, serial Spotify-ers, YouTube cruisers: Hear ye. Record Store Day is the excuse you need …

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An Interview with Cake: Staying Afloat

Cake have been around since the early ‘90s and to this day, continue to put out music that carries a heft amount of weight to it, despite its catchy qualities. Charismatic and kind, vocalist John McCrea and I recently talked about what Cake have been doing since Showrooms Of Compassion

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Interview with John McCrea from CAKE: From Scratch

If you want something done right, you’ve got to do it yourself, even if that means doing it without a major record label or a public utility company. With Showroom Of Compassion, CAKE’s new album, founding members vocalist/guitarist John McCrea, trumpet/keyboardist Vince DiFiore and bandmates bassist Gabriel Nelson, guitarist …

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Interview with Vince DiFiore: CAKE And A Sandwich

It’s undeniable: the ol’ music industry’s a’changin’. In the sanctimonious name of progress, with bands releasing albums online-only and the looming threat of CDs going the way of the mastodon (animal, not band), it must tax a band’s creativity to come up with interesting ways to encourage album sales. Fans …

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