Damian Abraham

  • Blogs

    June 7, 2010

    The One Where I Call For a Stars Boycott

    Stars: Just say no.​It's no secret that Quebecois indie rockers Stars were one of, if not the, first bands to boycott Arizona over SB1070. They issued their boycott through Twitter on April 27, a few days after the law was okayed by Gov. Brewer. Their move was bold, timely and rather unexpected -- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2010

    Fucked Up at Chasers

    Victor PalaganoFucked Up's Damian Abraham​There have been quite a few celebrities who have come out against SB 1070 recently. Ricky Martin, Shakira and, of course, Rev. Al Sharpton. The involvement of these people make sense given their ethnic and political backgrounds. How Damian Abraham, a. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 4, 2010

    An Interview With Fucked Up's Damian Abraham (Yes, We Discuss SB 1070)

    Damian Abraham, lead singer of Fucked Up.​So much has been said about SB 1070 since Gov. Brewer signed the bill into law on April 23. The latest? Al Sharpton weighs in.The law makes it a crime to not carry proper immigration documents and gives the police broad power to detain anyone suspected of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 4, 2010

    Barack Obama Cracks a Joke About The Notorious B.I.G., Where? At the White House Correspondents Dinner.

    Could we expect to see Barack at the Tempe Improv any time soon?​So it seems that our president may have a slightly outdated sense of humor. Sound of the City reports that Obama had a carefully planned out comedy routine, using Biggie as the punchline. Apparently he referred to the head of the Rep ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2009

    Setting Chad Kroeger's Hair On Fire: An Evening with Fucked Up

    Toronto punk rock outfit Fucked Up graced the stage Tuesday night at downtown Phoenix art gallery PHiX, bringing with them their subdued, docile tones and serene, lucid vocals. Good one, right? Yeah, I had you going -- admit it. Fucked Up absolutely slayed the crowd on Tuesday, a respectable sized c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 29, 2009

    Fox News Gets Kinda Fucked Up

    Let's discuss that open wound on Fox News, shall we? Most of the time, this fact is blatantly true and indicative of the über-conservative "fair and balanced" news channel. For all intents and purposes, 98 percent of what is aired on Fox News is "fucked up." However, what I am specifically r ... More >>

  • Music

    January 15, 2009