CAKE is releasing the book BOUND AWAY in tandem with BANDmade Books in San Francisco. The name of the book comes from a track off the band's most recent album, Showroom of Compassion, which debuted at #1 on the Billboard chart in January 2011. Of note is the band's complete involvement in all aspects of the creation of BOUND AWAY. All five band members of the band participated with:
BOUND AWAY will be released as a 5 1⁄4 x 5 1⁄4" hardcover 24-page book with 1000 numbered copies signed by all members of CAKE. The book will also include a CD single of the song. CAKE and BANDmade have decided to give book proceeds to charities, including 826 Valencia and The Hamilton Wood Type Museum.
"BOUND AWAY," tells the story of a traveling musician from the unique perspective of a band that has actually spent the better part of the past 20 years touring. It paints a realistic, and often unglamorous, picture of life on the road.
Book details include:
Price: $45 plus shipping. CA residents, please add local sales tax.