In a five-year span between 1996 and 2001, the eclectic hip-hop and rock act Cake experienced a massive breakout. Led by frontman John McCrea's deadpan vocals, the crew scored hits "The Distance," "Never There," and "Short Skirt/Long Jacket" and kept up a consistent touring schedule and a seemingly ever-widening following. But in the late aughts, things seemed to... More >>>