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[live review + video] Wavves + Fucked Up @ Royale

Nathan Williams has come a long way since Barcelona. The story has been well told, and if you're even a remote fan of WAVVES, I'm...
By Michael C. Walsh  |  September 26, 2011
photos of Fucked Up in Boston at royale

PHOTOS: Fucked Up, Jeff the Brotherhood and Iceage at Royale

Royale | June 24, 2011
Royale | June 24, 2011
By ALI DONOHUE  |  July 01, 2011

[live review + video] Fucked Up Totally Fuck Up Royale

Well, not really. To be honest, I expected the Toronto indie/hardcore band FUCKED UP to be a lot more destructive on stage last Friday at...
By Sam Ueda  |  June 28, 2011
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Fucked Up scale new concept heights, eye closure

Fucked Up have always relished the idea of screwing with people's heads.
Fucked Up scale new concept heights, eye closure
By REYAN ALI  |  June 24, 2011

Withered Hand | Good News

Good News is the sound of a gifted writer declaring his humanity in all its filthy, fucked-up glory.
Absolutely Kosher (2011)
By NICK A. ZAINO III  |  March 18, 2011

Wild weekend! From Johnny Lingo to Tinsel Teeth

From Johnny Lingo to Tinsel Teeth
Off the Couch

Fucked Up at Club Hell

Fucked Up at Club Hell

Hardcore - straight hardcore, not any exotic modern variation thereof - seemed like an anachronism until Fucked Up proved how valuable they were a few...
By webteam  |  August 31, 2010

The Big Hurt: Kings of Leon pooped

It's been a pretty lively year for pop music, but haven't you felt that the ultimate jam of 2010 was still elusive? Well, it's finally revealed itself: if you listen to one track this year, make it SOULJA BOY 's "Anime."
Plus ultimate 2010 jam revealed, Joe Perry wrecked, and Neil Young unplayable
By DAVID THORPE  |  August 06, 2010

Make yourself uncomfortable

In the past month, Sandra Bullock’s husband betrayed her by screwing a white supremacist with a face tattoo, a Georgia teenager was granted the right to take his boyfriend to prom, and Ricky Martin declared himself a “fortunate homosexual man.”
Xiu Xiu bloom on Dear God
By EUGENIA WILLIAMSON  |  April 09, 2010
VIDEO: Fucked Up, "Year of the Ox" (live on CBC)

VIDEO: Fucked Up, "Year of the Ox" (live on CBC)

Sorry about the lack of embed, but you can click on the screenshot to watch the videoOkay, yes, this is about a week old, but...
By Ryan Stewart  |  April 01, 2010

SXSW 2010: The band who wasn't there

This past Saturday around noon, about a dozen of us were cracking our first Lone Stars of the day at Peckerheads, one of scores of dimly daylit venues lining Austin’s teeming Sixth Street.
Beach Fossils, Tanlines, Best Coast, and a wave of minimalism at SXSW
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  March 26, 2010


SXSW 2010 (Saturday): [Photos] J Mascis, Exene Cervenka, and Fucked Up

Photos of J Mascis, Exene Cervenka, and Fucked Up, live at SXSW 2010
Live at SXSW 2010 on March 20, 2010
By KELLY DAVIDSON  |  March 26, 2010
Today's Brooklyn Vegan Line-Up (GZA, Fucked Up) Looks Sweeter Than Some Candy Buns

Today's Brooklyn Vegan Line-Up (GZA, Fucked Up) Looks Sweeter Than Some Candy Buns

Not sure why I didn't see this sooner... Maybe I just wasn't looking in the right places - or maybe this was indeed a late...
By Chris Faraone  |  March 17, 2010

Arty crashers

Fucked Up's career is a game of dares they're winning. Over the past few years, the Toronto band have trashed a bathroom on an MTV broadcast, played a 12-hour set in a NYC boutique, reeled in random notables like David Cross, Bob Mould, and Nelly Furtado
Fucked Up live to conquer the improbable
By REYAN ALI  |  February 19, 2010

The Big Hurt: Michael and Steven, RIP

Even if I got scooped by everyone else, I believe my inimitable wit will ensure that my reportage goes down in history as the definitive account, so here goes: Michael Jackson died.
Music news in brief
By DAVID THORPE  |  July 10, 2009

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