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Photos: 'WFNX presents The Seaport Six'

WFNX presents The Seaport Six with Two Door Cinema Club + Grouplove + Delta Spirit + Cake + Stephie Coplan & the Pedestrians + Reptar at the Bank of America Pavilion on June 14, 2012.
Bank of America Pavilion | June 14, 2012
By JANICE CHECCHIO  |  June 22, 2012

Photos: Occupy Boston celebrates one-month anniversary at Dewey Square

Occupy Boston celebrates the one-month anniversary of their protest at Dewey Square on October 30, 2011.
Dewey Square | October 30, 2011
By ARIEL SHEARER  |  November 04, 2011
Need to know how to break it to Timmy that the dog died? Ask CAKE. (Duuuhhh.)

Need to know how to break it to Timmy that the dog died? Ask CAKE. (Duuuhhh.)

CAKE, our NoCal Sacto gang of awesome that happens to be a band has an advice column on their website.  Let them be your Calgon hot...
By FNXWeekenders  |  March 15, 2011
Undercover: Cake-"War Pigs" [VIDEO]

Undercover: Cake-"War Pigs" [VIDEO]

By FNXAdmin  |  February 03, 2011

The Big Hurt: A Swift descent into Cake, Broadcasting death, and Steven Tyler's Idol

It was a minor tragedy when blameless young TAYLOR SWIFT scored the worst-selling #1 album in recorded chart history. But the humiliation didn't end there: the poor kid's record was shattered only a week later by quasi-novelty dorks CAKE , who manage
Music News in Brief
By DAVID THORPE  |  January 28, 2011

Podcast: John McCrea of Cake 1-18-11

Podcast: John McCrea of Cake 1-18-11

John McCrea of the band Cake talks about the band's new album, Showroom Of Compassion. DOWNLOAD: Podcast John McCrea 1-18-11.mp3To save podcast, right click and choose...
By MorningIntern  |  January 18, 2011

The Burn Unit: Amanda, Bush, Cake, Yanni, Dr. Dre, and Me First get all 2011 on your ass

A new year, a fresh crop of musical delights! The early part of 2011 has a jam-packed release calendar, so let's check out what's coming in the next couple of months . . .
Upcoming releases
By DAVID THORPE  |  January 07, 2011

Review: Narragansett Grill

Over the years, restaurants have come and restaurants have gone at the remote 1200 Ocean Road in Narragansett: Wiley's, the Drunken Clam, the Ugly Old Toad, 1200 Ocean Grill, and so on.
A visit to the latest resident
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  January 07, 2011

WFNX's top 101 songs in 2010

WFNX listeners voted online at  for six weeks to create this list of 2010's best songs.
WFNX's most popular songs in 2010
By WFNX AND PHOENIX STAFF  |  January 07, 2011

Ah, a Bolivian afternoon

Standing in front of the chest freezer at my local Latin market (La Bodega Latina, 863 Congress Street), I pull out a plank of frozen banana leaves.
Mashed yuca cakes and little cheese breasts — I mean breads
By LINDSAY STERLING  |  December 17, 2010

Cake-"Sick Of You" [VIDEO]

Cake-"Sick Of You" [VIDEO]

By FNXAdmin  |  November 02, 2010

Gay marriage ruins everything

That double rainbow is obscured by those double husbands!
Big Fat Whale
By BRIAN MCFADDEN  |  August 20, 2010
The Absolut Top 101 WFNX Artists of All Time #56 - Cake

The Absolut Top 101 WFNX Artists of All Time #56 - Cake

You can vote for your favorite artists & check out the countdown so far right here! #56 - Cake Cake are from Sacramento.  The other...
By Adam12  |  June 15, 2010
spencer list

So good

One way to experiment with songwriting is to throw convention out the window, eschew verses and choruses, try to be completely unique. Sometimes the idea appears that if a song sounds like anything that came before it, well, that's points deducted like
Spencer Albee's got Spirit. How 'bout you?
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  July 31, 2009
Santoro: 180, UFC, Who Said It, MRTPQ and WTF

Santoro: 180, UFC, Who Said It, MRTPQ and WTF

  Henry Santoro: 180 on the accidental T shutdown, "The Answer" answers questions abou...
By Charlie  |  May 22, 2009

Fletcher, Forsberg, Zombies, Barros, Charlie and WTF?

Fletcher, Forsberg, Zombies, Barros, Charlie and WTF?

  Fletcher reviews the '80's film "Vision Quest", we talk to Chris Forsberg about Bost...
By Charlie  |  May 20, 2009

More Ways to Get Fat

And I say that lovingly.  I mean, who doesn't want cake-in-a-mug?
By Sara Faith Alterman  |  November 10, 2008