Fucked Up put out one of the most ambitious records of the year with David Comes to Life – a concept record telling the story of people who are young and in love. As part of the most recent Record Store Day, the band put out David’s Town, a record consisting of fictional bands from […]
Last night Cro-Mags, Fucked Up, Screaming Females and Pissed Jeans played a free admission show at House of Vans in Brooklyn. It was a dripping wet show all around, starting with a torrential downpour that hit a couple of thousand kids outside shortly before doors opened at 7pm. Once inside the drenched show goers were […]
The trifecta of Flaming Lips, Weezer and Yeasayer at Jones Beach handily leads our list of the most blogged-about shows this week. Toss in Sufjan Stevens, Lykke Li and Death Cab for Cutie and you’ve got seven days dominated by indie rock. Tickets for these shows may be $30+, but it’s hard not to enjoy […]
Did you pass on the Fucked Up/Off!/Dinosaur Jr. show last night because you didn’t want to make the trek to Terminal 5? Good news! According to Brooklyn Vegan, Fucked Up were officially revealed as the guest stars at 285 Kent Saturday night. They will be playing with JEFF the Brotherhood and Iceage. Saturday night! Tickets […]
I don’t know if this is a jab at the PS22 kids who sing indie songs, the coolest Kidz Bop ever, or a thematic tribute to nostalgic young love that runs throughout Fucked Up’s David Comes to Life. But this video for “Queen of Hearts,” directed by Scott Cudmore, is amazing.