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Earlier this summer, Fucked Up released Glass Boys, one of the year's grandest, most powerful, most triumphant rock albums. But considering that the members of the band are devotees of the art of…   Read Story »
When you look at Fucked Up's discography, it's easy to force a certain narrative onto their career arc: they started as a hard-charging hardcore band terrorizing tiny Toronto shows and became…   Read Story »
According to legend, punk rock began as a reaction against classic-rock excess. But every revolution calcifies into tradition eventually, and every rebellious kid has to grapple with growing up. On…   Read Story »
In our feature on Fucked Up's fourth album, vocalist Damian Abraham shed some light on the thought process behind Glass Boys: "It’s about being in a ’subversive’ young people band and waking up…   Read Story »
Music has the ability to communicate a wide emotional spectrum, and this week's 5 Best Songs do just that. Whether it be Porter Robinson giving us some anthemic waves of synth, or Cam'ron going in on…   Read Story »
Fucked Up's excellent new album Glass Boys is out in a few short weeks, and you should be excited. We've posted the early songs "Paper The House" and "Led By Hand," and now they've got a video for…   Read Story »
We've already heard one track from Fucked Up's forthcoming Glass Boys, and the Canadian epic-hardcore band just dropped another. "Led By Hand" kind of combines the soaring, atmospheric emo of Sunny…   Read Story »
Fucked Up are about to release their epic 18-minute single "Year Of The Dragon," the latest in their long line of Zodiac 12" releases. On the B-side, they've covered a couple of ancient, obscure…   Read Story »
In a sense, Stephen Malkmus and Fucked Up's Damian Abraham are the chilled-out yin and the amped-up yang of the Matador Records roster. So it only makes sense that they more or less complete each…   Read Story »
Fucked Up's next full-length, Glass Boys, isn't due until 6/3, but the band's latest single could almost pass for a full-length. "Year Of The Dragon," the newest entry in the Toronto hardcore…   Read Story »