Madison Concert Ticket Giveaway: Cake at The Orpheum Theatre, 05.13.11

Cake

Want to have your Cake (tickets) and eat it too?  Then read on to find out how your sweet tooth might just help you win a pair of tickets to the band’s SOLD OUT Madison show at the Orpheum Theatre on May 13, 2011.

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Cake Tickets Going, Going….

Cake

….not gone yet, but they soon will be!  If you still need to purchase your tickets to see Cake in Madison at the Orpheum Theatre on May 13, 2011, there’s no time like the present.  This show is rapidly approaching “sold out” status, and we don’t want you to miss out.  Click here to get ’em while they’re hot.

Still Going The Distance 20 Years On: An Interview With Cake’s Xan McCurdy

Cake band

If Cake singer John McCrea wasn’t such a smug bastard, his band wouldn’t be half as brilliant. McCrea’s banter takes cracks at the weak and vulnerable, while his smarmy songs are sung half-assed into the hearts of adoring fans. “The muscular cyborg German dudes dance with sexy French Canadians/While the overweight Americans wear their patriotic jumpsuits,” sings McCrea on “Wheels.” McCrea looks like your uncle who lives “up north.” A moderately kept beard and trucker hat complete his generic blue-collar look. He’s just a straight-up dude with an impeccable talent for storytelling, and he’s why Cake is on top of the world.

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