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#3
I love them, but I dont know any other bands that sound like them. That's probably why I like them so much.
#6
theyre post-hardcore/lite metalcore

even tho their myspace saya "hardcore/emo" hardcore is fast punk songs, they have meatl in their songs.

and they arent emo because the have a warped view of emo, they think emo is lyrics and the way you act on stage


emo is emotional/melodic hardcore punk. look it up.
#8
Never really got into this band, something about them that I don't like..

Some of their riffs are pretty good though.
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#9
They're Emo enough for this forum. No need to get into the whole "blah blah elitism" argument.

And I don't mind their music. It's relatively creative, and Craig Owens has a wonderful voice (See: Cinematic Sunrise)

However, a large majority of their fans are dumbass scenesters.
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#10
i saw them live opening for Atreyu (i was there for everytime i die) they were pretty ok.

i dont dislike them, but i dont worship them.
#11
read their lyrics and tell me they arnt emo. and craig (the lead singer) is pretty cocky if u ever get to talk to him, i used to like them alot (as u can tell by the icon) but i always seem to revert back to coheed.
#12
Quote by fenderfreak101
However, a large majority of their fans are dumbass scenesters.



be careful what you say, half this forum is probly scenesters

in fact, the little boy who started this thread probly is one of those said scenesters


lmao.

wish theyd name their songs properly tho.
#13
Quote by Drewski2113
read their lyrics and tell me they arnt emo. and craig (the lead singer) is pretty cocky if u ever get to talk to him, i used to like them alot (as u can tell by the icon) but i always seem to revert back to coheed.


excuse me.


READ THE LYRICS??


my friend, emo is not lyrics.

read the sticky thread.
#14
i know, i know. well at least they made somethin their own and didnt sound exactly like another band.
#15
Quote by original=punk
be careful what you say, half this forum is probly scenesters




Naw, most of the people on this forum are actually quite intelligent.

Or at least the ones who's opinions I actually give two shits about
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#16
lmao.

oh man, you brightened my day with that line.

but also, yes, i definitly respect them for doing something there own, but it got totall stolen now by scene bands.

and it makes me cry.
#17
They're a pretty cool band. I liked em' alot better before they got so big now. I swear, every time I get on someones myspace page nowadays, a Chiodos song starts up...
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#19
Quote by original=punk
be careful what you say, half this forum is probly scenesters

in fact, the little boy who started this thread probly is one of those said scenesters


lmao.

wish theyd name their songs properly tho.


nah, the people who i see regularly post on here are in no way "scenesters".

i like them, i like craig's vocal but i'm still yet to see them live + i doubt it holds up.
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#20
well regulars who are smart arent scenesters, i know tht fer sure.

i mean other people, craigs voice is awsome, and i saw them ,live, its still nice live, youre really good.
#21
the chiodos bros. were pretty cool (same band before alls well that ends well) its when they were making their style (its like shabutie for coheed).
#22
I can't say I'm a fan. I've tried and tried to like them, but Owens' voice has this really pretentious sound to it that irritates the hell out of me.
#23
my band played with chiodos. they are an amazing band. saw them at warped this past year.
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#24
Chiodos are one of my favorites. Craig has a unique voice and I'm really intrigued by it. Yet, they're not exactly what I call emo. Loved them as The Chiodos Bros. I kinda miss the days when they weren't so big, though.
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#25
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Chiodos are one of my favorites. Craig has a unique voice and I'm really intrigued by it. Yet, they're not exactly what I call emo. Loved them as The Chiodos Bros. I kinda miss the days when they weren't so big, though.


maybe cuz they're not emo? i'm not getting into this...

the new album will suck me thinks.
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#26
theyre pretty good. quite enjoy them actually
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#27
great band
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#28
One of my favorite bands. I guess the voice is really a love it or hate it type of deal, but it never bothered me and I actually kind of like it. Thier songs are also REALLY fun to play, I know everything off of AWTEW except for two songs. I also love thier live performances.
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#29
i saw them live with atreyu and everytime i die. there stage show was ok and there guitarists/keyboardist and drummer were good and interesting but I found their singers voice to be shrill and annoying when he sang (though he wasnt bad when he was screaming) it also seemed like he was using a TON of reverb. Their studio isnt bad, but when i could spend my time listening to a band with a singer whose voice i like, i do. I also wouldnt spend money on buying an album (or time watching one of their videos/listening to the stuff they have up on myspace). They sounded pretty orrigional (some interesting instrumentals etc), which is nice but I really just cant get past how much their singer's singing annoys me.
And, IMO, atreyu and everytime i die>>>chiodos.
#30
^ was it the world's championship tour that you went to? was it after fftl got kicked out or before?
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#31
As much as I hate mostly anything emoish or post-hardcore...ish.. Chiodos is very cool.

A band like them to check out is Enter Shikari. They're kinda like Chiodos with some trance or synth or whatever. I think they'll get big.
#34
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Check out this Enter Shikari video, all you Chiodos fans should love it. (I couldn't get the link during school).

http://vids.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=vids.individual&videoid=1765533899

That was horrible.

If they didn't have the crappy synth then all those kids wouldn't be at that show.

The guitarwork is so generic it's almost laughable.
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#35
i really enjoy this band

i like craig owens voice in everything ive heard from him chiodos cinamatic sunrise and TSOAF

I here they have a really short set live because they don't have enough songs becasue they don't play anything old
#36
I think they are nothing special the guys voice is interesting but the lyrics are down right horrible in my opinion catchy but when you take yoursefl out of the music they are kinda retarded
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#38
Quote by Drewski2113
what song did craig sing in, in TSOAF. i thought it was most anthony green



Alot of them.

He and Anthony did a lot of duets.

And anyone who likes Craig should check out Cinematic Sunrise, his side/almost main now project.

They are ten times better then Chiodos.
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#40
yeah cinematic sunrise is on warped tour i think. at least that is what everybody tells me.