Kings of satirical, guitar-driven, geek-funk , Sacramento-based [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Cake[/lastfm] has won over music fans since 1994 with their witty metaphors and alternative sonic stylings.
When musical talents meets dry pop culture references, what you get is our Top 10 List Of The Most Hilariously Clever Cake Lyrics in honor of their Live on Letterman performance at the Ed Sullivan Theater in New York City, streaming for free here at 9 PM ET/ 6 PM PT on June 28th, presented by AT&T.
We know, we know: Stand tall, be proud. But Cake gets into such intense detail, we can actually visualize someone awkwardly adjusting their body into the cliché “confident” position:
You need to straighten your posture and suck in your gut/you need to pull back your shoulders and tighten your butt/come comanche, comanche, comanche, come oh/if you want to have cities, you’ve got to build roads/you need to find some new feathers and buy some new clothes