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- Posted on Mar 23rd 2010 1:27PM by Dean Carrell
Standing nearly naked in the freezing wind, Damian Abraham said, "I've been training my whole life for this day. All those extra orders of French fries paid off." The F---ed Up frontman made reference to another show where he'd poured a cup of ice down his pants. So -- logically, of course -- he did it again. His effort was cold comfort to a large crowd that braved uncharacteristically chilly weather Saturday at SXSW.
Facing a strong wind, the band played a full set, even though band members kept blowing on their fingers to keep them functioning freely. The freezing crowd rewarded them with a warm reception.
But even hardcore-punk heroes are not immune to the elements. Abraham said, "Here's our last song. Thank goodness. I'm so cold."
Dean Carrell is a contributor from Seed.com.