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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