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  1. Rock Band 4 Kicks Things Up A Notch With Its Latest 10 TracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Cinema Blend News

    ... game, and this time around I can really dig what's on the docket. We get the seminal "Short Skirt, Long Jacket" from Cake (a personal favorite of mine) and Soundgarden's "Superunknown," two '90s tunes that are important to me. In fact, this new ...

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  2. Sound AdviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | NewsReview.com

    ... music festival at Gibson Ranch - foreshadowing for the overall logistical chaos. More than 9,000 people arrived to see Cake, Of Monsters and Men and several other radio-successful pop and alt-rock acts . With no one directing traffic into Gibson ...

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  3. Eight Gigs: CakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | NewsReview.com

    ... early to see BRNS, James Bay or Of Monsters and Men as well. That's probably wise if I want to get "Up So Close" for Cake's set. After all, Cake is the Sacramento alternative rock band and, eventually, the dudes will retire from their "Rock 'n' Roll ...

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  4. It's more than just about the hits for the Gin BlossomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Canada.com

    ... and reuniting in 2002, the band has since released two more albums including their fifth studio album, No Chocolate Cake, in 2010. While chock full of the radio-friendly singles the band is known for, the Blossoms' post-reunion material hasn't set ...

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  5. Alt/Indie rock band CAKE wows Nautica crowd with a sweet performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    CAKE, the indie/alt and purposefully odd rock band from California, put on a super sweet show at the Jacob's Pavilion at Nautica in front of a full, but not packed audience of fervent fans and followers. My 15-year old daughter wondered if there would be actual cake at the show.

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  6. Concert review | CD102.5 Summer Festival: Crowds pump up for first night of radio station's eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... in the LC Pavilion on their feet. That's the way it remained for the duration of their set and that of headliner Cake at the opening night of WWCD-FM 102.5's Summer Festival on Thursday. Blasting those in the pit with colorful confetti and balloons, ...

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  7. Any way you slice it, Cake's new disc will have to waitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | The Morning Call

    Alternative rock band Cake, with lead singer/ songwriter John McCrea performs the first show in ArtsQuest's Yuengling Summer Concert Series Sunday. Alternative rock band Cake, with lead singer/ songwriter John McCrea performs the first show in ArtsQuest's Yuengling Summer Concert Series Sunday.

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  8. Interviewing Cake's John McCrea: A slice of life from singer of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | The Morning Call

    John McCrea, lead singer and songwriter for the alternative rock band Cake, has been talking about a new album for well over a year. But as the group sets out on yet another tour that on July 12 comes to Levitt Pavilion SteelStacks for the first show in ArtsQuest's Yuengling Summer Concert Series, the disc seems not much closer to completion.

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  9. Playlist: Alternative Rockers Cake at Tricky FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | El Paso Times

    The critically-acclaimed alternative band Cake will perform at 7 p.m. June 23 at Tricky Falls, 209 S. El Paso, on their 2015 North American Tour. Cake was formed in 1991 in Sacramento and has been touted for combining a wide range of musical influences, including rock, funk, country, hip-hop and mariachi.

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  10. buffaBLOG's 2nd Annual Herd FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Art Voice

    In a style similar to South by Southwest, the festival will feature 12 showcases in various venues across Allentown and beyond. This year, buffaBLOG has partnered up with Steak & Cake Records, Deep Thinka records, Cool Dad Records, Silo Sessions, Wax Museum Radio, Quiet Country Audio, Harvest Sum Records, Black Dots, ESI Events, and Sugar City to offer a full weekend of music and art from over 40 acts.

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  11. Data BreakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | The Stranger

    What the hell's Sea and Cake guitarist Sam Prekop doing in Data Breaker? How does the Chicago group's laid-back lounge rocker figure into an electronic-music column? It goes something like this. Prekop threw many listeners for a loop with 2010's Old Punch Card , an album we old-timers once called IDM .

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  12. Everybody's gotta be in a gangRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | San Diego Reader

    Death Valley Girls get it right...plus Sam Prekop, Kooks, and my day at the Fair with Cheap freaking Trick Sunday 7 The Sea and Cake's master baker Sam Prekop sets up at Casbah on Sunday behind his latest Thrill Jockey disc The Republic , which, according to the label's one-sheet, "showcases Prekop's talent for creating expressive music through mechanical patterns, repetitions, and chance." Apparently, Mr. Prekop, on top of being a master baker and a man of chance, is a "modular synthesist."

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  13. Tickets on sale for Cake concert at Tricky FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | El Paso Times

    The critically-acclaimed alternative band Cake announced Thursday that they have added an El Paso date to their 2015 North American Tour. The popular group will perform at 7 p.m. June 23 at Tricky Falls, 209 S. El Paso, on their 2015 North American Tour.

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  14. What's going on Tuesday? (TPOBPAH/Julianna Barwick/Cults, Jessica...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | Brooklynvegan

    ... sold out. She also returns to NYC for a show with Ryley Walker in June. Sam Prekop, Mountains @ Trans-Pecos The Sea & Cake frontman Sam Prekop recently released a new solo album of modular synth compositions, and he's currently on tour in support of ...

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  15. the Hebrew Hillbilly: Fifty Shades of Oy Vey! to Celebrate Mother's Day, 5/16Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Don't Miss The Mother of All Shows May 16. Toast to all Moms and Shelley's Birthday with Complimentary Champagne and Cake! Growing up Jewish in the redneck South, Fisher says, "My first grade teacher called me a Hebrew Hillbilly. Everybody's life is ...

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  16. Five shows I'm stoked about tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Nuvo.net

    ... cool your heels eventually. Fingers crossed for good weather. It's always a good night to see Sam Prekop . The Sea and Cake frontman journeys down from his Chicago home to perform his newest solo work, The Republic . It follows his 2010 album Old ...

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  17. For These Fans, Cake Beats Game of Thrones By a MileRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Houston Press

    ... in Sunday night for the Game of Thrones season premiere or yet another marathon of Bar Rescue . Quite the contrary: Cake's House of Blues show was completely sold out, overflowing with fans so dedicated they would have swum to the venue if needed. ...

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  18. 12 Songs Given Second Lives as Famous TV Show ThemesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | People

    ... broadcasts have replaced it entirely with a version of the closing theme, "Shake Me Loose," sung by Stephanie Mills. Cake's irrepressible jam from 2001, "Short Skirt, Long Jacket," peaked at No. 7 on the Modern Rock Tracks chart, but that was about ...

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  19. Cake is coming to the NorvaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Cake, the alternative band from California, will play the Norva in Norfolk on Sunday, June 7. Known for its catchy melodies, sardonic lyrics and the distinctive delivery of front man John McCrea, the band has had platinum success with albums such as "Fashion Nugget" and "Prolonging the Magic." Tickets are $35 in advance, $38 at the door, and are on sale now.

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  20. The Sea & Cake's Sam Prekop released a new modular synth album,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Brooklynvegan

    The Sea and Cake frontman Sam Prekop released his fifth solo album and second album of modular synth compositions, The Republic , lats week via Thrill Jockey . This week he put out the video for the pulsating, ambient "Weather Vane," which you can watch below.

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