(Emo *Non-Love/Doom Metal) Rites of Spring, Embrace, Jawbreaker.
2) Emo with distirtion.
3) Sad forshadowing of where not only our music is heading, but our youth as well.
4) Desperate attempt to sabatoge real Metal, such as Lamb of God, Chimaira, Whitechapel, and the like.
5) A terrible excuse for pathetic little emo kids to try to act hardcore.
Metalhead- "Shut the f*ck up kid. You wouldn't know metal if it whupped your scrawny little ass."
Emo Kid- "Wanna bet?"
*Proceeds to whup some emo ass.*
A term coined by slightly above-average gothic rock band HIM to make them seem more edgy to the 12 year olds who listen to them because Ville Valo has a pretty face. It has none of the common elements of classic metal, such as guitar oriented songs, technical solos with heavy blues influence, complicated drum tempos, their lyrics aren't even as dark as Black Sabbath's.