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Tuesday, May 27 2014

Listening Ahead: Upcoming Music Releases for June 2014

June's release schedule isn't just about the summer jams of 2014. Catch early glimpses of the latest from Fucked Up, Parquet Courts, and the Antlers.


Wednesday, December 28 2011

The 2011 Artists of the Year

This year's top artists are a diverse lot represented by two of the world's biggest pop divas, a plethora of critically adored indie faves, some new talents emerging from the hip-hop underground, a couple of veteran Americana acts, and a few alt-rock legends among many more.


Monday, December 5 2011

The Best Canadian Albums of 2011

Canadians seeking to understand the identity crisis which plagues the Great White North need look no further than the musical class of 2011.


Thursday, December 18 2008

The Best Albums of 2008

PopMatters presents our 60 best albums of 2008, highlighted by the return of British trip-hop legends and some infectious American indie rock by way of the Cascade Mountains.


Reviews

Sunday, June 1 2014

Fucked Up: Glass Boys

With Glass Boys, the question of how to follow up the rock opera epic David Comes to Life is less about musical format and more about an existential crisis for Fucked Up.


Wednesday, June 8 2011

Fucked Up: David Comes to Life

The daring adventurousness that has spurred Fucked Up to offend sensibilities and defy musical labels all along is what makes the Toronto punk collective believe it can pull off a rock opera magnus opus -- which it does.


Monday, January 25 2010

Fucked Up: Couple Tracks: Singles 2002-2009

Toronto hardcore heroes collect some of their long out-of-print singles on this stopgap release.


Tuesday, August 11 2009

Fucked Up: 4 July 2009 - Paris

Is this the shape of punk to come?


Wednesday, October 29 2008

Fucked Up: The Chemisty of Common Life

The best thing about this album is its inertia. It builds sounds and energy and takes on players as it goes, like they got caught up in the band's galvanizing zeal and had to join in.


Blogs

Saturday, March 15 2008

PHOTOS: SXSW Day 3: Fucked Up @ Lamar Street Bridge

Photos and Text: Mehan Jayasuriya


News

Friday, July 8 2011

Damian 'Pink Eyes' Abraham and band redeemed by a rock opera

Damian "Pink Eyes" Abraham, the roly-poly singer in Toronto's F----- Up, spends a lot of his time at the band's concerts in the audience, doing


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