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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 »
We skipped 5 Best Songs last week due to SXSW, and came back to a Week In Music so overcrowded with options that we could have easily filled two or more such lists and still had worthy songs to argue…   Read Story »
When Tom talked to Fucked Up about the making of their upcoming album, the band's frontman, Damian Abraham, said his lyrical themes this time around were personal rather than character-driven.…   Read Story »
In December, I went to Toronto to talk to Fucked Up as the band was finishing up the recording of their fourth album. I heard a few bits and pieces of the LP, and those bits and pieces were enough to…   Read Story »
On a freezing December Monday morning, Vapor Central is the warmest place in Toronto. Outside, from the busy downtown sidewalk, the storefront looks like nothing at all: A narrow glass doorway,…   Read Story »
The storied Williamsburg DIY space 285 Kent held its final show last night. Hundreds of fans of the venue's progressive booking and indoor smoking paid their respects as Fucked Up, DIIV, White Lung,…   Read Story »
We're almost (almost!) done reflecting on the year that was, so it's time to start taking a closer look at the year that will be. For the past several years, we've ranked our most anticipated albums.…   Read Story »
As a tribute to the Toronto concert film The Last Pogo, which captured many of the city's first-wave punks playing the Horseshoe Tavern on 12/1/78, last month Fucked Up performed a set of covers from…   Read Story »