tumulus-band.com – My Chemical Romance is a music group from New Jersey, formed in September 2001 by Gerard Way and Matt Pelissier. My Chemical Romance is a band that, according to the media punk pop genre, post-hardcore, “punk revival”, alternative rock. But the group described their music as “rock” or “rough pop”, and refused to be classified as emo.
Currently, the band consists of Gerard Way (vocals), Mikey Way (bass), Ray Toro (lead guitar), Frank Iero (guitar), and Mike Pedicone (drums) who replaced Bob Bryar who was the previous drummer who came out in March 2010 The band’s name is inspired by Irvine Welsh’s book Ecstasy: Three Tales of Chemical Romance.
The group has released four albums namely I Brought You My Bullets, You Brought Me Your Love in 2002, Three Cheers For Sweet Revenge in 2004, The Black Parade in 2006 and Danger Days: The True Lives Of The Fabulous Killjoys which were released on November 22, 2010.
The band was inspired by Queen, Black Flag, Iron Maiden, The Misfits, Morissey, At the Gates, Pink Floyd, The Smashing Pumpkins, Descendents, Pantera, The Cure, and The Smiths. Besides being inspired, they also inspired a group of young people from Indonesia who are familiarly called the SGW group. My Chemical Romance’s Profile / Profile Name: My Chemical Romance Established: September 2011
Gerard Way (vocals) Mikey Way (bass) Ray Toro (lead guitar) Frank Iero (guitar) Mike Pedicone (drums)
2002: I Brought You My Bullets, You Brought Me Your Love
2004: Three Cheers for Sweet Revenge
2006: The Black Parade
2010: Danger Days: The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys