Glass Boys

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Glass Boys
Fucked Up - Glass Boys album artwork.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedJune 3, 2014 (2014-06-03)
RecordedElectrical Audio, Chicago; Key Club, Benton Harbor; Candle Recording, Toronto, Ontario
GenreHardcore punk,[1] punk rock,[2] indie rock[3]
Length42:22
LabelMatador
ProducerBill Skibbe, Mike Haliechuk, Jonah Falco
Fucked Up chronology
David Comes to Life
(2011)
Glass Boys
(2014)
Dose Your Dreams
(2018)
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
SourceRating
Metacritic79/100[4]
Review scores
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Glass Boys is the fourth full-length studio album from the Canadian hardcore punk band Fucked Up.[5] It was released on June 3, 2014 by Matador Records. The album deals with themes of growing old in the punk scene while trying to stay true to one's youthful ideals.[6][7][8]

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleLength
1."Echo Boomer"5:07
2."Touch Stone"3:19
3."Sun Glass"3:24
4."The Art of Patrons" (guest vocals by Gord Downie)3:48
5."Warm Change"5:06
6."Paper the House"3:51
7."DET"3:51
8."Led by Hand" (guest vocals by J Mascis)3:57
9."The Great Divide" (guest vocals by George Pettit)3:49
10."Glass Boys"6:18

Personnel[edit]

  • Damian Abraham – vocals
  • Mike Haliechuk – guitar
  • Josh Zucker – guitar
  • Ben Cook – guitar
  • Sandy Miranda – bass
  • Jonah Falco – drums

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fucked Up takes a small step back from greatness with 'Glass Boys'". Michigandaily.com. 2014-06-04. Retrieved 2015-06-10.
  2. ^ "Glass Boys". Store.matadorrecords.com. 2014-06-03. Retrieved 2015-06-10.
  3. ^ "iTunes - Music - Glass Boys by Fucked Up". Itunes.apple.com. 2014-06-03. Retrieved 2015-06-10.
  4. ^ "Glass Boys by Fucked Up". Metacritic. Retrieved October 10, 2016.
  5. ^ "Glass Boys". Store.matadorrecords.com. 2014-06-03. Retrieved 2015-06-10.
  6. ^ "Fucked Up: Glass Boys | Album Reviews". Pitchfork.com. 2014-06-02. Retrieved 2015-06-10.
  7. ^ "Premature Evaluation: Fucked Up Glass Boys". Stereogum.com. 2014-05-30. Retrieved 2015-06-10.
  8. ^ "F-ked Up's Damian Abraham and Mike Haliechuk on growing up, getting personal and finding 'brotherly love' on CBC Music". Music.cbc.ca. Retrieved 2015-06-10.