Last week I managed to make it up to the Bluebird to catch Fucked Up put on a loud and fast set of punk and hardcore. I unfortunately missed the opening band Psychadelic Horseshit.
It occurred to me that I hadn’t been to a good punk or hardcore show in a LONG time. It was nice. The band’s sound live is more monolithic and less layered (obvisously) and nuanced (if it’s possible for a band named Fucked Up to be nuanced) than on record, and in particular when compared to their latest CD, “The Chemistry of Common Life.”
And here’s a video: