Originally a punk band started in 1991 in California by Mark Stopholese, Vic Chalker and Davey Havok. Their message was largely associated with punk, hardcore, and straight edge kids. A.F.I. means A Fire Inside. They started in high school and released a bunch of EP's then split to go to college. After getting back together they released their first album called "Answer that and Stay Fashionable" in 1995 on Wingnut records. This was an amazing album. They signed to Nitro records and released other awesome albums like "Very Proud of Ya" (1996), and "Shut your Mouth and Open Your Eyes" (1997).more...
A.F.I. started adding more gothic influences to their punk music after the "A Fire Inside EP" (1998) Adeline Records. This includes "Black Sails in the Sunset" (1999 Nitro), "All Hallow's EP" (1999 Nitro), and "The Art of Drowning" (2000 Nitro) which gained more mainstream success then any other.
In 2002 AFI sold their souls to Dreamwork Records and MTV, releasing Sing The Sorrow(2003) and DecemberUnderground (2006 Interscope Records). Their music, look, and message went through an extreme change. They are well known by the mainstream and have a huge nazi-like new fanbase that knows little of the old punk band or scene. The new fans often think just because someone doesn't like AFI means they have never heard their music. Their music is now more heavy rock, new-wave emo, pop-punk sounding with a touch of flamboyantness. Some would even say AFI were kidnapped, murdered, and had their...
a response to the phrase T.G.I.F. (thanks God its Friday) when it is actually thursday. S.H.I.T. (sorry hon its thursday)
Woman in elevator: *sigh* TGIF
Man in Elevator: S.H.I.T.
Woman looks at him blankly: what did you say?
Man: Sorry Hon its Thursday.
A.F.I. (AKA A Fire Inside) is an ever changing band. Their sound is constantly evolving: from their early hardcore punk days in "Answer That and Stay Fashionable", to their melodic anthems in "Sing the Sorrow" and "decemberunderground". It's incorrect to label them under a specific genre, as they are too unique.more...
Current A.F.I. band members are: Davey Havok (vocals), Jade Puget (guitarist/back up vocals), Hunter Burgen (bassist/back up vocals), and Adam Carson (drums)
The band's roots date all the way back to 1991 in Ukiah, California, where Davey Havok (vocals) and Adam Carson (drums) formed the band.
Original band members included Markus Stopholese (guitarist), Vick (bassist), and, of course, current members Havok and Carson. Vick was soon replaced by Geoff Kresge and the band began playing local gigs. They recorded with the band Loose Change, which contained future A.F.I. guitarist, Jade Puget.
A.F.I. split up after highschool to attend college. They rejoined over a holiday break to hold a reunion. After they experienced the audience's enthusiasm toward their performance, A.F.I. decided to quit school and direct their full attention on music.
They made their debut album in 1995, titled "Answer That and Stay Fashionable". The following year, ...
it stands for fuck it smile, a lifestyle created by Jay Anthony of the Diligentz, a Bay Area hip-hop group
"Well the abbreviation F.I.S can stand for multiple sayings such as; Fuck It Smile, Forget It Smile, Forever I'll Smile etc. The whole point of this brand new movement is to show people its okay to smile and its okay to be yourself.Life is way too short to trip off all this bullshit thats been going on, and i feel if you dont live by the rules of F.I.S life is going to be damn near too hard to accept.
MORAL: F.I.S..FUCK ALL THE BULLSHIT..DONT GIVE INTO IT..JUST SMILE AND MOVE ON...im not saying be a bitch, but some things just arent worth the trouble."-Jay-Ant
i'm livin that F.I.S. lifestyle, fuck all that bullshit, i'm just gonna make sure i'm happy.
R.F.I. stands for "Real Fucked Up"...
Yes, we know its not R.F.U...That's how fucked up it is!!
When you have a situation that is sooo fucked up, even the acronym has to follow suit, it's R.F.I.
Dude, I can't believe Paul did that to us AGAIN!! That's R.F.I.!!
Abbreviation (Friend In Name Only) - FEE-no or FIN-oh: The social position of someone who receives no benefits of being called a friend, but is referred to as a friend by someone else.
Often a girl will want a guy to be a F.I.N.O.. this may be due to an advance rejected, or the guy not being at a proper social, or economic status.
The purpose of which is to allow a person to say they are friends with someone else, but never actually be a friend and interact with them.
guy: so are you saying we are going to some how be friends, yet not speak?
girl: i think its better, don't you?
guy: i don't see how we can be friends in that scenario.
girl we can be. there!
guy: i'm no F.I.N.O.
girl: what's that?
guy: a friend in name only.
"E.B.B.G.A.S.F" is the acronym of a charity fund created by Olivia Munn. "E.B.B.G.A.S.F" stands for "Every Brown Bear Gets a Sandwich Fund".
This fund provides sandwiches to brown bears, by means of small children hand feeding brown bears hand made, fresh sandwiches.
I gave 50$ to E.B.B.G.A.S.F today, I feel so warm inside...