Feel Old Now: The Tragically Hip’s “Up To Here” Released 25 Years Ago Today!

Up to Here On September 5th, 1989 the Canadian rock band The Tragically Hip released their first full-length album “Up To Here”

The album reached #13 in February 1990 on the RPM Canadian Albums Chart and was certified diamond in Canada in 1999. The single “Blow at High Dough” became the theme song to the CBC comedy-drama Made in Canada.

The Tragically Hip, often referred to simply as The Hip, are a Canadian rock band from Kingston, Ontario, consisting of lead singer Gordon Downie, guitarist Paul Langlois, guitarist Rob Baker, bassist Gord Sinclair, and drummer Johnny Fay. Since their formation in 1983 they have released 12 studio albums, two live albums, 1 EP, and 54 singles. Nine of their albums have reached No. 1 in Canada. They have received numerous Canadian Music awards, including 14 Juno Awards.

Up to Here on Amazon | Up to Here on iTunes



  1. Blow at High Dough
  2. I’ll Believe In You (Or I’ll Be Leaving You Tonight)
  3. New Orleans Is Sinking
  4. 38 Years Old
  5. She Didn’t Know
  6. Boots or Hearts
  7. Everytime You Go
  8. When the Weight Comes Down
  9. Trickle Down
  10. Another Midnight
  11. Opiated

Up to Here on Amazon | Up to Here on iTunes


Gordon Downie
Rob Baker
Gord Sinclair
Johnny Fay
Paul Langlois
Davis Manning (former)

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