What all punk bands who do not want to end their career will eventually evolve into. It is slower and slightly softer than punk but still keeps the word " punk " in the name of the genre for some reason. Most of the songs in recent Green Day and Blink 182 albums are pop-punk.
This is an unfortunate failure that truly has killed punk.
Pop-Punk listener-hey guy guess what?
Punk listener- What?
Pop-Punk listener- Boulevard of broken dreams is the best song eva!
Punk listener- you are gay
The punk listener then kicks a garbage can,