Tag Archive for fucked up

A Fun Fun Fun Recap

Music festivals usually end up being something less than the sum of their parts.  Whether it be a hot summer day in a park or a week long event spread across multiple venues throughout a city, the anticipation and planning is usually a lot more fun than the reality — a reality that consists of short sets, less than ideal… Read more →

‘trying to smile through gritted teeth’

Fucked Up – David Comes To Life (Matador, 2011) A hardcore concept album concerning a heartbroken factory worker?  An 80 minute album of epic proportions from a band that was known for 7″‘s overflowing with screw-you-in-your-face political punk rock just a few short years ago?  The end, right?  They literally fucked up, right?  What’s next, a Broadway play à la… Read more →

SXSW, Saturday (through tweets and pics)

Sleeping in was nice. Gonna try to get into Rachael rays party now 9:55 AM Mar 20th In line at Stubbs. Windy and cold today 10:06 AM Mar 20th At capacity…letting in as people leave. We are about 50th 10:35 AM Mar 20th Gonna miss Local Natives for sure 🙁 10:35 AM Mar 20th No guns or umbrellas 10:39 AM… Read more →

Rewind: The Last Week or So

No Age recorded a Daytrotter Session that was posted last week. Fucked Up is releasing material for Record Store Day. Sasquatch Festival has announced 2010 line-up. Beach House will also release an EP, Zebra, for Record Store Day. Dr. Dre is suing Death Row Records. 3-day passes for the Pitchfork Music Festival have sold-out. But single-day are still available. Phoenix… Read more →

Fucked Up Showcase at SXSW

Well, now I know where I will be on March 20th!  I just found my first showcase at SXSW this year (my first year attending).  Fucked Up @ Red Seven outside (611 E. 7th Street, Austin, TX 78701). This showcase will include Fucked Up, J Mascis, Rival Schools, Titus Andronicus, Cold Cave and Katie Stelmanis. Fucked Up had a lot… Read more →