Cake Live at the Chatauqua Auditorium


Last night, my friend Leslie & I went to see Cake play at the Chatauqua Auditorium, as the title of this post suggests. Cake is another one of those bands that thrived when I was in musical denial during the '90s and early '00s, but I guess I discovered them for myself a few years ago. I love their sound, their lyrics and their "whatever" attitude. Their lyrics touch on so many of my cares and beliefs that it's uncanny. They mock music groupies in "Rock & Roll Lifestyle" (and interestingly they probably hurt their own t-shirt sales in the process; read the lyrics, you'll see what I mean), the insanity of war in "I Bombed Korea", and, in what…

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