CAKE's first album of new material since 2004's gold-selling Pressure Chief. The band will release Showroom Of Compassion, their 6th studio album, January 11, 2011. The album was recorded over the last two & a half years and was produced and engineered by the band themselves at CAKE's own solar electric powered studio in Sacramento, CA.
This is an excellent new album by Cake. I love the variety of the tempo of songs here. I have never heard a song about teenage pregnancy without lyrics. The fact that "Teenage Pregnancy" has no lyrics makes it interesting to me. John McCrea and his band sound great instrumentally here. It sounds like a bleak track, I enjoy it. I like the keyboard playing on this song. "Mustache Man" is another favorite track of mine. I like Gabe Nelson's groovy guitar riffs on … more