Fashion Nugget

Cake - Fashion Nugget
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Based on 58 ratings
1996 Ratings: #108
Liked by 1 person
September 17, 1996 / Release Date
LP / Format
Capricorn / Label
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I don't know why it took this long to listen to Fashion Nugget. I'm a big fan of 90's alt-rock, even the bands that a lot of people look at with a bit of distaste. One of my friends is a big fan of this album, so I've always had it in the back of my head, but never gave it a listen...until a week or two ago, and I instantly fell in love. Fashion Nugget isn't made for critics to gawk at or be engraved into "Best of the 90's" lists. Every track is just a lot of fun; The ... read more
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This is frickin boring - My Sister
Cake improves their songwriting and diversifies their instrumentation for the better, but the bands still doesn't have anything too special to make them stand out, aside from one huge radio hit.

fav tracks: The Distance, Italian Leather Sofa, I Will Survive
least fav track: Stickshifts and Safetybelts
By improving their songwriting, they succeed in creating a loose and friendly environment for their feeling-groovy tunes.
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Track List

  1. Frank Sinatra
  2. The Distance
  3. Friend Is a Four Letter Word
  4. Open Book
  5. Daria
  6. Race Car Ya-Yas
  7. I Will Survive
  8. Stickshifts and Safetybelts
  9. Perhaps, Perhaps, Perhaps
  10. It's Coming Down
  11. Nugget
  12. She'll Come Back to Me
  13. Italian Leather Sofa
  14. Sad Songs and Waltzes
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Added on: May 4, 2013