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Mineral are up to something
Mineral are up to something
It looks like prominent mid-’90s emo band Mineral are about to revive the emo revival. The band are up to something, having launched a new website (along with social media accounts) and posted a few suspicious pictures of instruments to their new Instagram account (“Holy shit! Mineral are on ... Read More ...
10 Essential Emo Power Ballads
10 Essential Emo Power Ballads
The power ballad rose to prominence in the ’80s, when band after band of hair-metal jokers realized they needed something more emotionally resonant to connect with their female fans (and their genitals). While the initial motivation may have been a bit disingenuous, the style has remained ingrained in many types of music, even (some might say especially) emo. Here ...
Under The Covers: Weezer vs. Mineral
Under The Covers: Weezer vs. Mineral
You think it’s hard to write an original song? Try finding a cover song that hasn’t been done before—it’s harder than you think. That’s why we bring you Under The Covers: Each week, we’ll pit two bands who have covered the same source material against one another, and it’s up to you to decide who comes out on top. SOURCE MATERIAL: The Psychedelic Furs' "Love My Way" ...