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Save yourselves

The media-propagated notion that the Canadian sextet Fucked Up are "saving hardcore" seems silly.
Fucked Up are not your father's hardcore
By BARRY THOMPSON  |  January 12, 2009

The truth is up there

The sky’s on the move again, he can feel it.
Clouds, sun dogs, and the dream of an atmospheric education . . . How one former TV reporter brought his sky gospel to the people
By JAMES PARKER  |  August 20, 2008

2008 Rock N' Roll Rumble

No villain would’ve scripted a well-deserved victory for honky-tonky good ol’ boys Girls Guns & Glory.

Girls, Guns, Glory and Gall at Harpers Ferry, April 25, 2008

By BARRY THOMPSON  |  May 01, 2008