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2018 In Review

The Best & Worst Covers Of 2018

I know this year's been kind of exhausting music-wise. It's been exhausting everything-wise, but stopping to think about how music felt just dredged up nothing…
Nate Patrin | December 14, 2018 - 1:11 pm

Cover Story

High Anxiety: Behind The Scenes Of Fucked Up’s Fourth Album

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…
Tom Breihan | February 18, 2014 - 8:24 am


Q&A: Fucked Up’s Damian Abraham On Godspeed You! Black Emperor’s Polaris Prize, Music Grants, And Following Up David Comes To Life

Every year, a panel of Canadian music critics awards the prestigious Polaris Music Prize to one album of surpassing merit. They do this in a…
Tom Breihan | September 25, 2013 - 12:05 pm

More Damian Abraham stories

Superchunk – “Our Work Is Done” (Feat. Damian Abraham) & “Total Eclipse” (Klaus Nomi Cover)

Superchunk already blessed us with a whole fiery and purposeful album this year, What A Time To Be Alive. But they're a generous lot, so…
Chris DeVille | November 13, 2018 - 10:04 am

Tanya Tagaq – “Run To The Hills” (Feat. Damian Abraham) (Iron Maiden Cover)

Tanya Tagaq and Damian Abraham have two of the most powerful, visceral vocal deliveries around. The former is a Polaris Music Prize-winning Inuk throat singer,…
Peter Helman | May 4, 2018 - 11:42 am

Fucked Up’s Damian Abraham Releases Extreme Wrestling Documentary Bloodlust, Announces Podcast Tour

Fucked Up frontman Damian Abraham stays busy, even with his band keeping a lower profile in the years since 2014's excellent Glass Boys. Here's two…
Chris DeVille | November 16, 2016 - 11:22 am

Fucked Up’s Damian Abraham & Stereogum’s Tom Breihan Launch Wrestling Podcast

For years now, I've been talking with my friend Damian Abraham, the singer of Fucked Up, about doing a podcast about one of our favorite…
Tom Breihan | August 15, 2016 - 12:02 pm

Fresh Snow – “Don’t Fuck A Gift Horse In The Mouth” (Feat. Damian Abraham) Video (NSFW)

Last week, my friend Damian Abraham, the singer of Fucked Up, became a father for the third time. And somehow, during the hazy initial days…
Tom Breihan | October 8, 2015 - 12:51 pm

Fresh Snow – “Don’t Fuck A Gift Horse In The Mouth” (Feat. Fucked Up’s Damian Abraham)

The genre-blurring Toronto psychedelic band Fresh Snow are a couple of days away from releasing their new album Won, and we've already posted the album…
Tom Breihan | September 9, 2015 - 4:42 pm

Fresh Snow – “Proper Burial” (Feat. DIANA’s Carmen Elle) (Stereogum Premiere)

Toronto quartet Fresh Snow knows how to bend the genres into one wonderfully noisy soundscape by experimenting with fuzzy punk riffs and droning synths.
Lisa Brown | August 3, 2015 - 10:44 am

Hear Fucked Up’s Damian Abraham Interview Metz’s Chris Slorach

If you aren't listening to Fucked Up frontman Damian Abraham's Turned Out A Punk podcast, you totally should be. Once a week, Abraham brings talks…
Tom Breihan | May 13, 2015 - 3:10 pm

Watch Damian Abraham’s Food Network Show Super Snack Bros.

Fucked Up singer Damian Abraham used to host The Wedge, Canadian network MuchMusic's alt-rock video show. And now that that show's been canceled, he's moved…
Tom Breihan | March 31, 2015 - 12:26 pm

Watch Jonah Hill Cover Drake, Scarlett Johansson Cover New Order, Stephen Malkmus Cover The Black Crowes, Jarvis Cocker Cover Celine Dion For Vice’s 20th Birthday In Brooklyn

There was a not-entirely-common sight down around the Brooklyn Navy Yard last night. Dozens of cabs lined the street, because depending on where you're coming…
Ryan Leas | December 6, 2014 - 4:18 pm

Hear Fucked Up’s Damian Abraham Interview Perfect Pussy’s Meredith Graves

Fucked Up frontman Damian Abraham has only been doing Turned Out A Punk, the podcast where he interviews people about their backgrounds in punk rock,…
Tom Breihan | December 3, 2014 - 11:57 am

Hear Arcade Fire’s Jeremy Gara & Richard Reed Parry On Damian Abraham’s Podcast

Fucked Up's Damian Abraham has released his second installment of Turned Out A Punk, the podcast in which he talks with fellow punk-enthusiasts. This week…
Maggie Stamets | November 19, 2014 - 12:32 pm

Fucked Up’s Damian Abraham Launches Podcast

Fucked Up frontman Damian Abraham has already proven his acumen as a TV host via his erstwhile MuchMusic series The Wedge. Now he's turning his…
Chris DeVille | November 12, 2014 - 11:28 am

Watch Fucked Up’s Damian Abraham Moderate A Toronto Mayoral Debate

Fucked Up frontman Damian Abraham is a larger-than-life hardcore bellower known for getting naked and bleeding onstage. (He is also, full disclosure, my friend.) He…
Tom Breihan | September 30, 2014 - 10:28 am