As It Is 'Don't Cry'

2018-06-21 by Dalton DuBois | 48 Comments
UK Pop Punk act As It Is have released a new song titled "The Stigma (Boys Don't Cry)" with an accompanying music video from their upcoming album The Great Depression, which is said to focus on mental illness and the controversial societal views surrounding them.

This song focuses on the perception that men are only tough if they don't show emotion. The video and song can be streamed here via Fearless Records's YouTube channel.



Tagged: As It Is

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McTime50
June 21st 2018
655 Comments


I can't be the only one rolling my eyes super hard at this image change.

JWT155
June 21st 2018
14182 Comments


I think they're about 15 years too late to the 00's Hot Topic emo scene

Darius the Great
June 21st 2018
18979 Comments


hahahahahahahaha

TundraL5Z
June 21st 2018
2047 Comments


So much cringe, couldn't finish

BlackMalachite
June 21st 2018
3711 Comments


I mean, this album is literally the best thing this band has ever done. Their previous work was mediocre at best. I'm excited as hell for this album.

KenboSlice
June 21st 2018
2341 Comments


Didn't Good Charlotte write this song like 15 years ago?

CugnoBrasso
June 21st 2018
387 Comments


I felt physical pain but I guess I'm just too old

SitarHero
June 21st 2018
7333 Comments


It has the BlackMalachite seal of approval. HARD PASS.

TundraL5Z
June 21st 2018
2047 Comments


^^^

Danred97
June 21st 2018
1915 Comments


it's okay, but Patty Walters (who is a chode) is trying way too hard to be Gerard Way. I'm gonna pass on this and just wait for the crazy eightyeight album to come out.

BlackMalachite
June 21st 2018
3711 Comments


CrazyEightEight is gonna rule but I'm way more excited for this tbh

Hellscythe
June 21st 2018
3022 Comments


what a coincidence, I just sold my copy of this band's first album today

Gameofmetal
Staff Reviewer
June 21st 2018
10415 Comments


Finding the whole concept of this album to be really gimmicky and pandering. Who really buys into this shit.? Seriously, who actually thinks they're being genuine with this garbage? It's so manufactured. At least their first album didn't try (overly) to be anything more than basic fun pop punk.

iglu
June 21st 2018
1204 Comments


CAUSE BOIIS DON'T CRY

Darius the Great
June 21st 2018
18979 Comments


ok I will give this a genuine chance

Darius the Great
June 21st 2018
18979 Comments


ok i did

yikes

Darius the Great
June 21st 2018
18979 Comments


game you were spot on with the manufactured comment

TundraL5Z
June 21st 2018
2047 Comments


yea, you just lost 3 minutes of your life Dar, this is puke worthy

BlackMalachite
June 21st 2018
3711 Comments


Patty (the vocalist) has been pretty vocal about this stuff for a while, not really a gimmick.

SteakByrnes
June 21st 2018
13894 Comments


That was not good

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McTime50
June 22nd 2018
655 Comments


and ever higher my objectivity raises

frozencarl
June 22nd 2018
505 Comments


how tf does their target demographic still exist

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TundraL5Z
June 22nd 2018
2047 Comments


My GF will probably like this a lot, demographic is still out there, i used to dig this stuff but not anymore

DreamAgain
June 22nd 2018
825 Comments


For me, these two new songs are far and above their best songs written to date. This new album will easily be their best

BlackMalachite
June 22nd 2018
3711 Comments


Yeah even if you dont like the image, the music itself is far above any of their previous material

KenboSlice
June 22nd 2018
2341 Comments


It might be their best but it's still not very good

LakeeshaJackson
June 22nd 2018
126 Comments


I've never heard of this band. Maybe it's for the better

BlackMalachite
June 22nd 2018
3711 Comments


Tbh this album is a hard 4 / soft 4.5 based on the two singles released so far

KenboSlice
June 22nd 2018
2341 Comments


"hard 4 / soft 4.5 based on the two singles released so far"

2.5 maybe

outliers
June 22nd 2018
339 Comments


Walters still hasn't taken off his Gerard Way costume I see

Devastator
June 23rd 2018
3728 Comments


Holy shit that was bad.

McTime50
June 23rd 2018
655 Comments


nahhhhhh, okay. was way better than these singles.

scoopitypoop
June 24th 2018
78 Comments


Another banger! Looking forward to the album

BlackMalachite
June 24th 2018
3711 Comments


Okay had no identity, this does.

henryChinaski
June 24th 2018
4119 Comments


"I think they're about 15 years too late to the 00's Hot Topic emo scene"

^ this.

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BlackMalachite
June 24th 2018
3711 Comments


00s Emo > 10s Generic Hipster Pop Punk

SteakByrnes
June 24th 2018
13894 Comments


They just went from generic pop punk to generic Good Charlotte-core

Darius the Great
June 24th 2018
18979 Comments


"I think they're about 15 years too late to the 00's Hot Topic emo scene" [3]

MuhNamesTyler
June 24th 2018
6470 Comments


BOYS DONT CRY !!

YEAH!

KenboSlice
June 24th 2018
2341 Comments


"Okay had no identity, this does."

Except it's not their own identity since they're ripping off every emo band from 2004

scoopitypoop
June 24th 2018
78 Comments


"I think they're about 15 years too late to the 00's Hot Topic emo scene" [3]"

What kind of argument is this? Who cares, as long as the music is good.

Do you think when Kendrick Lamar released TPABF he was thinking " Jazz was so 70s"

outliers
June 24th 2018
339 Comments


^

Well the song sucks soooooo

JayEnder
June 24th 2018
2643 Comments


I would have been embarrassed to like this even as a thirteen year old

Darius the Great
June 24th 2018
18979 Comments


"Do you think when Kendrick Lamar released TPABF he was thinking " Jazz was so 70s"

No because that album takes pages and elements from the jazz and funk scenes and expertly weaves it into its own flow and structure whilst adding flourishes and touches of its own and maintaining an original identity

This on the other hand is just blindly aping a scene that - as said above - died like 12 years ago

outliers
June 24th 2018
339 Comments


this may be the worst song ive heard this year imo

Kurai
June 27th 2018
95 Comments


This sounds exactly like the kinda stuff 15/16 year old me would have been into. But yeah, it's pretty average but this band were always a little too poppy for my tastes anyway

onionbubs
June 27th 2018
10242 Comments


this is unbelievably fucking horrible

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TedSchmosby
June 28th 2018
778 Comments


lyrics are really bad but the song sounds good and it may work for some kid so it's cool



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