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what in the fuck is "emo"?

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by rip, Aug 12, 2002.

  1. rip

    rip Elite Member

    Joined: Nov 10, 2001 Messages: 2,667 Likes Received: 0
    what in the fuck is that/it? whatever. just alot of people sayin it on this board an i feel stupid and left out cuz iono what it means.
     
  2. DEE38

    DEE38 12oz Loyalist

    Joined: Apr 8, 2001 Messages: 11,128 Likes Received: 13
    its many many things....

    and pistol doesn't like it. lol

    someone with more knowledge of this will crush this thread with knowledge..

    :: counting down ::

    5.......4.......3........2.....
     
  3. suburbian bum

    suburbian bum 12oz Loyalist

    Joined: Jan 30, 2001 Messages: 14,673 Likes Received: 3
    It is a type of music among other things popular "emp bands are:
    Dashboard confessionals
    Saves the day
     
  4. bug

    bug Guest

    it's a stupid catch phrase that is now a "buzzword" these days. it started in the eighties as an insult to punk rockers that weren't violent.

    now stupid kids are actually labelling themselves that. its really stupid. people shouldn't use that word.
     
  5. amItoolate?

    amItoolate? Member

    Joined: Mar 5, 2002 Messages: 912 Likes Received: 0
    a lost sesame street charachter
     
  6. ToYs

    ToYs Guest

    emo is short for emotional and emo music is you guessed it EMOTIONAL MUSIC! emo music comes in many shapes and sizes but it all seems very watered down and crybaby-ish example: dashboard confessional, new found glory, jimmy eat world.

    hope this helps!
     
  7. rip

    rip Elite Member

    Joined: Nov 10, 2001 Messages: 2,667 Likes Received: 0
    sounds like a bunch of pussys if they're labeling themselves as non-violent people.
     
  8. Canadiano

    Canadiano Guest

    anybody who claims they're emo will be punched in the face, or at least pushed while they have a drink in their hand. not on this board, obviously, but if I ever meet one.

    so what, they think they invented emotional music? music lacked emotions altogether until these kids who listen to "dashboard confessionals" came out? hmmmmm...
     
  9. ToYs

    ToYs Guest

    ummm ar you yelling at me? if so i dont know why. i hate emo and everything it has to do with
     
  10. Canadiano

    Canadiano Guest

    i'm not yelling at you. I'm thanking you.
     
  11. ToYs

    ToYs Guest

  12. AeRoSoL JuNkiE

    AeRoSoL JuNkiE Elite Member

    Joined: Jul 1, 2000 Messages: 2,505 Likes Received: 0
    iono? what the fuck man...why can't you just type out "i dont kno?"
     
  13. sneak

    sneak Guest

    im confused to fuck with this aswell.....would radiohead be classed as emo? wen i hear that shit, i feel like shit


    thats if i manage to gt thru the whole song.
     
  14. melt

    melt Guest

    emo= ravers without glowsticks.
     
  15. boogie hands

    boogie hands 12oz Legend

    Joined: Feb 15, 2001 Messages: 16,059 Likes Received: 13
    these kids need to stop worrying about theyre label and concentrate on actually making good music....i guess that would be to much to ask of the "punkrock/emo/hardcore" crowd these days....

    fucking high school...i swear
     
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