The last MCR song

2014-02-17 by Green Baron | 68 Comments
My Chemical Romance have released one of the last songs they wrote as a band, "Fake Your Death", on a trailer for their upcoming greatest hits album, May Death Never Stop You. It is the only new track on the album, and will be the final song ever released by the band.


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MyNameIsPencil
February 17th 2014
3618 Comments


and may we have a moment of silence for my- done.




actually they're a guilty pleasure but I'm kinda glad they broke up at the same time

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theacademy
Staff Reviewer
February 17th 2014
29553 Comments


oh man. mcr yearbook video.


RIP hard gonna jam them for all my days

Gwyn.
February 17th 2014
16724 Comments


My life is complete

DyingAtheist
February 17th 2014
169 Comments


Eh.
I was a little gutted - alright, Danger Days was awful, but I retain that The Black Parade is a near-perfect example of how to do pop rock, or whatever you want to call it.
Ah well.



SnakeDelilah
February 17th 2014
15541 Comments


The Black Parade was awesome, but yeah, they had to break up.

KriegdemKriege
February 17th 2014
1518 Comments


Danger Days was their best album. They ended on a high note.

SnakeDelilah
February 17th 2014
15541 Comments


^^ lol no

VermTheImpaler
February 17th 2014
1359 Comments


At least is better than most of the material of the shitty mid 00's pop punk wave which was worse than
every trend in the history of rock, that's the only credit I can give to gerard way and company. MCR
wass average as hell and this song is nothing special, gladly they have disbanded

Thealwaysopenedmind
February 17th 2014
338 Comments


This band meant a lot to my childhood and I can still listen to the first two albums and give them a 4. Black Parades was okay, it had it's tracks but in my opinion, it was the beginning of the end for them. Decent band overall.

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VermTheImpaler
February 17th 2014
1359 Comments


They were more skilled in the instrumental part than most of their contemporaries and they were fun, but lyrics were whiny and bad constructed, besides they took some of the worst cliches of rock and roll and their concpets were poorly executed and could have been better

PostMesmeric
February 17th 2014
584 Comments


I grew up during the era of MCR's biggest hits, so their discography, for better or worse, was a big part of my generation. Kind of a somber sendoff for the band, but this is a solid finisher song.

Muisc4Life26
February 17th 2014
3401 Comments


Yea i grew up with them, so i'm feeling some sadness. Song rules though.

VermTheImpaler
February 17th 2014
1359 Comments


I'm too old, when MCR was big I was like 15 and at first I really fuckin hated this band and the whole movement. I gave a chance, MCR had good songs but they had really notorious flaws, besides the bad shit of danger days is an abomination

StallionMang
February 17th 2014
7444 Comments


IT'S OVER

IT'S FINALLY OVER

witchxrapist
February 17th 2014
11105 Comments


I liked when they were a pop punk band.

GmemberKills
February 17th 2014
1897 Comments


I was a fan before Black Parade came out and i can say i still enjoy a few of there songs but most or there stuff was average or below. I'm there glad there done before they got even worse.

Besides the guitar noodling this song sounds like a crappy Gerard Way solo project or something.

Green Baron
February 17th 2014
22346 Comments


At least they ended on Conventional Weapons.

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Midjicka
February 17th 2014
249 Comments


The song is pretty boring but the video hits right in the nostalgia for me

KriegdemKriege
February 17th 2014
1518 Comments


Lol why all the hate for Danger Days? Was it not goth enough? It was a well-crafted alternative rock album with some brilliant songs. What's wrong with it?

DyingAtheist
February 17th 2014
169 Comments


It's bad.

I don't really know what else to tell you.

VermTheImpaler
February 17th 2014
1359 Comments


Concept is really bland, the dance rock anthems are lame and chessy and lyrics are bad, besides the
instrumentation went downhill. That a reason why that album has a really low rating

KriegdemKriege
February 17th 2014
1518 Comments


Sound argument.

skoopy48
February 17th 2014
1835 Comments


Conventional Weapons was pretty good, so its cool they went off with a semi-bang.

Curse.
February 17th 2014
8042 Comments


Lol at Danger Days being their best. Also lol at them being "goth"

Trebor.
Contributing Reviewer
February 17th 2014
53278 Comments


reading comments in an MCR thread oh god

KriegdemKriege
February 17th 2014
1518 Comments


I wouldn't even call Danger Days a concept album. As for the songs being cheesy, have you listened to The Black Parade? The lyrics are no worse on Danger Days than the rest of their discography. What does "their instrumentation" went downhill even mean? You don't like the instruments they used on the album? Seems like a valid criticism...

KriegdemKriege
February 17th 2014
1518 Comments


Curse, the goth was supposed to be in quotations.

kuk
February 17th 2014
50 Comments


Three Cheers was the greatest album though. Blew me away in middle-school. Kind of sad seeing them go, but you know, I bet they saw me go the same way when I stopped listening to them.

#sad
#sadforMCR
#wheniwas
#followtofollowback

Green Baron
February 17th 2014
22346 Comments


I liked The Black Parade but they went downhill.

witchxrapist
February 18th 2014
11105 Comments


does this mean we can get more leathermouth?

itsalltherage
February 18th 2014
595 Comments


Three Cheers was one of the first albums that really got me into 'edgier' more alternative music so to speak. I still remember how incredible it was hearing it for the first time as a young impressionable 11 year old. I owe it everything in the world for that; it will always have huge nostalgic value for me.

I enjoyed The Black Parade for the most part as well. It's a shame they couldn't pull their shit together for one more decent full length; but I certainly won't be forgetting these guys anytime soon.

Mabbitt
February 18th 2014
1469 Comments


I love MCR, and not even in a guilty pleasure kind of way. This song kinda sucks though.

Cormano
February 18th 2014
1024 Comments


>2014
>still thinking mcr was pop punk
>ISHYGDDT

Cormano
February 18th 2014
1024 Comments


not gonna lie this hit right in the feels, hopefully the hiatus will be over in a couple years

Feather
February 18th 2014
2879 Comments


I liked Conventional Weapons and Welcome to the black parade.

GreyShadow
February 18th 2014
1032 Comments


Good song to end with? sure. 4/5 of Conventional Weapons was pretty fantastic material and that was probably enough for them to stop, but this is fitting. Number Five seemed a bit more impactful though

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dimsim3478
February 18th 2014
7175 Comments


I liked Danger Days and I liked this song.

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VermTheImpaler
February 18th 2014
1359 Comments


MCR goth ????????????????????????????????????????


Have you heard bauhaus or christian death, lol

anarchistfish
February 18th 2014
24851 Comments


"Fake Your Death"

it's a sign

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anarchistfish
February 18th 2014
24851 Comments


song is bad

zakalwe
February 18th 2014
17039 Comments


And here it is
MCR appreciation. Finally!

When these first came out I was telling everyone how their integrity and failure to compromise was unparalleled and actually gave the older generation a run for its money.
They were so gimmick less and were just unrelenting rock from the outset reaching the danger days monolith.


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OwMySnauze
February 18th 2014
1576 Comments


this band needs to disappear....

Green Baron
February 18th 2014
22346 Comments


They will.

OwMySnauze
February 18th 2014
1576 Comments


not soon enough sadly

Tunaboy45
February 18th 2014
12159 Comments


Just stop beating the dead horse and let it decompose.

Comatorium.
February 18th 2014
4757 Comments


Video actually make me tear up. Fucking loved Bullets, Three Cheers, and The Black Parade. Soundtrack to my high school days, man.

I will forever rock those albums cause aside from the dramatics, they're damn fine releases.

KriegdemKriege
February 18th 2014
1518 Comments


Alright so I actually watched the video. It brought back a lot of memories. Pretty good song too.

I never gave Conventional Weapons a listen. I might do that later this week.

BigPleb
February 18th 2014
45619 Comments


'Three Cheers' was my jam back in the day, still their best album.

KriegdemKriege
February 18th 2014
1518 Comments


Three Cheers was the heaviest album 12-year-old me had ever heard. I thought it was satanic. It's lame, but that album was my gateway drug to extreme music.

gryndstone
February 18th 2014
631 Comments


kinda sucks i wasn't really around in their prime, but from what i can tell this is a rather fitting final goodbye.

SaintAndrews
February 18th 2014
105 Comments


I didn't like the song at first but the weight of it set in. I was just expecting something super dark and depressing lol. This sounds like a bittersweet ending to a movie where two friends are saying their last goodbyes & finally go their separate ways... Kind of a "Sad to see you go but glad that it happened" sort of thing. I can only imagine what the rest of the album sounded like.

WhiteTieBlackJacket
February 19th 2014
794 Comments


Maybe the title of this song is indicative of MCR's plans to eventually reuinite...

Green Baron
February 19th 2014
22346 Comments


or surprise with a new album in 2014

KriegdemKriege
February 19th 2014
1518 Comments


That would be a badass publicity stunt.

DatsNotDaMetulz
February 19th 2014
2782 Comments


I never liked these guys but I respected what they did. I really hated how badly mislabelled they were though, they were never emo and sounded nothing like early Jimmy Eat World/Sunny Day Real Estate/American Football etc.

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owen
February 19th 2014
3915 Comments


Snide would be proud
rip ;_;7

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Gwyn.
February 19th 2014
16724 Comments


Snide is back though

Green Baron
February 19th 2014
22346 Comments


the public can never label "emo" correctly

godhatesfigs
February 19th 2014
40 Comments


and zero fucks were given this day

Gwyn.
February 19th 2014
16724 Comments


this was two days ago

silentstar
February 19th 2014
2437 Comments


good song that sounds like a goodbye

ThyCrossAwaits
February 19th 2014
3165 Comments


Anybody think the title is...suspicious?

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Green Baron
February 19th 2014
22346 Comments


yes

KriegdemKriege
February 19th 2014
1518 Comments


To the people whining about MCR being labeled emo: music genres and scenes change with time. It's
really cool you know Sunny Day Real Estate and Rites of Spring and Jawbreaker and all those cult
classic emo bands, but it doesn't matter that MCR sounds nothing like them. Society labeled MCR emo,
so to some people they can be classified as such. That's fine. There's no right or wrong.

People that argue about genres are some of the least fun people to talk to on the planet.

That's all.

tcat84
March 28th 2014
1044 Comments


three cheers was one of my favorites back in 2004...

CrazyDiamond7
February 19th 2015
197 Comments


Song was actually not bad. Never was the biggest MCR fan, but Black Parade was pretty great.

Hopefully now Gerard Way will focus more on his comics career.

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HalfManHalfAmazing
February 20th 2015
1832 Comments


i like this song

SweeneyTodd
June 5th 2015
603 Comments


This song made me fucking cry. MCR, like Green Day, have always felt more like an old friend to me rather than a favourite band. And now they've broken up, it's like someone close to me has died. Yeah I'm a fanboy, but come on, you're all fanboys of some band or another. I will miss MCR dearly. Fake Your Death is a wonderful and fitting way to end it too

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