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10 Years Later, My Chemical Romance’s The Black Parade Still Speaks to Emo Internet Kids

The definition of emo depends on who you’re talking to. Kids who came of age in the early-to-mid aughts knew "emo" as a catch-all slang…
Jeremy Gordon / October 24, 2016

Gerard Way Shares Cover of the Carpenters’ ‘Superstar’

Gerard Way, former frontman for '00s crossover emo heroes My Chemical Romance, has long been teasing a cover of The Carpenters' melancholy pop classic "Superstar,"
Andrew Unterberger / February 12, 2016

Gerard Way Turns Up on ‘Conan’ for ‘No Shows’

Gerard Way dropped by Conan last night to shred his way through a track from his debut solo album while engaging in an unofficial "who has the fieriest…
James Grebey / October 16, 2014

EXCLUSIVE: My Chemical Romance Interview

My Chemical Romance are back with a new album, new look, and new vitality, landing the New Jersey emo-punk band on the cover of SPIN's…
William Goodman / November 23, 2010

WATCH IT: My Chem’s Epic Sci-Fi Video

After teasing a trailer for the video "Sing," My Chemical Romance finally premiered the Gerard Way co-directed video early this morning - and the clip…
Kevin O'Donnell / November 18, 2010

Gerard Way Meets Iggy Pop

With his wild onstage antics and upcoming "sleazy Detroit rock" album, My Chemical Romance's frontman is a true disciple of The Stooges. "I didn't want…
Andy Greenwald / March 25, 2010

My Chemical Romance’s Gerard Way on New Album

After My Chemical Romance's grueling two-year tour in support of their hit third album, The Black Parade, the quintet put the band on hiatus and…
Peter Gaston / December 23, 2009

My Chemical Romance’s Gerard Way Welcomes Baby

Anyone familiar with Gerard Way's band My Chemical Romance and their proclivity for the concept album (see: 2006's The Black Parade)knows the guys are…
Melissa Goldstein / May 28, 2009

My Chemical Romance Discuss New Album

My Chemical Romance has always been fond of a good extended metaphor-cum-musical theme. But for their follow-up to 2006's Welcome to the Black Parade,…
Melissa Goldstein / December 29, 2008

My Chemical Romance’s Gerard Way Explains the ‘Umbrella Academy’ Movie

Here's what the movie based on Gerard Way's comic The Umbrella Academy won't look like: A coming-of-age story about wizards who attend a decidedly dark…
Melissa Goldstein / October 23, 2008

Panel Surfers

If you've read enough comic books, the opening scene from The Umbrella Academy's first issue doesn't seem all that unusual: A tank-size pro wrestler wallops…
Douglas Wolk / January 9, 2008