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February 1st, 2013
The Wedge is a huge fan of Toronto sophisti-pop duo Yacht Club. In just a matter of months, we’ve aired both of their excellent videos for “Flash” and “A Little Messed Up”, and featured both members – Ben Cook and Matt Delong – as guests. Today Yacht Club released their third video for “Hot N [...]
January 11th, 2013
If you haven’t heard, The Wedge’s beloved host Damian has his own bobblehead throbblehead. And what good is a product like that without its very own infomercial? So on this week’s episode of The Wedge, we brought in salesman extraordinaire Amian Dabraham (no relation) to help peddle the world’s greatest, most amazing discovery. Keep an [...]
January 9th, 2013
Over the years in my band (Fucked Up) I have seen my face pop up in some weird places: bootleg stickers in Mexico, a belt advertisement in the Czech Republic… but the coolest place my ugly mug has shown up on is a bobblehead!!!!!!!! Tonight on the show we have a weird infomercial for the [...]
December 10th, 2012
One of The Wedge’s favourite videos of 2012 is Yacht Club’s “Flash”, a low-budget throwback to ’80s Euro pop courtesy of Ben Cook (Fucked Up, Young Guv, etc.) and frequent bandmate Matt DeLong. Their new video for “A Little Messed Up,” directed by Wedge regular Colin Medley, is about a guy with “a natural appetite [...]
November 15th, 2012
When Damian was a young lad, his mom said he was not allowed to frequent the mean Toronto street of Ossington. (It’s an Avenue, actually.) Well, the times have changed and Ossington has gentrified and become one of the nicer strips in the city. Picking up a piece of pizza from his favourite, Pizza Libretto, [...]
September 12th, 2012
The most prolific member of Fucked Up, Ben Cook always seems to have something new on the horizon, be it with Young Guv, The Bitters, Marvelous Darlings and now Yacht Club. Switching gears from punk to slick, Euro dance pop, Cook and partner Matt DeLong have a new single out called “Flash,” complete with a [...]