With presidential campaign ads seeming to creep into our daily intake and an almost constant focus on politics in the media, here’s a song that can really capture how you feel. Take out a little aggression and throw on Cake’s “Nugget”. With bluesy guitar, an upbeat head-bobbing tempo, Cake’s signature brass accents, and a vulgar-yet-relatable hook, Nugget leaves the listener with a smirk.
John McCrea’s vocal consistency, flow, and almost spoken-word style of singing really drive the lyrics home and lay complementary over the unique instrumentation. You tell ’em, Cake…