emo

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e·mo

 (ē′mō)
n.
Rock music characterized by confessional lyrics about emotional topics.

[Short for earlier emo-core : emo(tional) + (hard)core.]

emo

(ˈiːməʊ)
n
(Pop Music)
a. a type of music combining traditional hard rock with personal and emotional lyrics
b. (as modifier): emo bands.
[C20: short for emotional rock]

emo

A variant of punk music in which the lyrics are highly personal to the performer and address emotional issues.
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Original emo kid Gary Numan is in his 50s now but his live show is still an expert journey into gloom and despair, with the skinny singer's tense energy giving the set its edge.
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IN POSSIBLY EastEnders' most twisted storyline yet, twisted emo kid Stephen Beale wants to take his relationship to the next level with Stacey.
Admittedly, today I'm dressed all in black, but sadly I don't quite cut it as an Emo kid.
We have all sorts of fans: gangster kids, scene kids, skate punks, street punks, pop punks, even the occasional emo kid.
The Browns have displayed the strength of an emo kid on Ambien, and Anderson is not going to be the fix.
Emo, 15 EMO kids are notorious for being given a hard time by the people around them.
Regardless of how they like to present themselves, and there is a sensitivity at the heart of what used to be called EMO kids, they are still going to make knob gags.
Though sagging is popular with hip hop fans, it has also been adopted by indie and emo kids.
We look at the emo kids, teenagers aged between 14 and 17, coming into the city centre having raided mum and dad's drinks cabinet and getting drunk.
Elliott Smith: With question marks lingering over his death, and a shadow cast by his struggles with depression and drugs, it's terribly easy to only think of Elliott Smith as the poster boy for a generation of whiny emo kids.
Punks, skaters, skinheads, goths, and the other subcultures that comprise Mexico's tribus urbanas (urban tribes) rioted against the emo kids in March.