Dark eye makeup. References to death and funerals. These are all things that we saw a lot of when finding and ranking the best emo music videos. Narrowing down the 10 best was no easy feat.
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Emo Boy Gets It GOOD- tickle story by TickleNation on DeviantArt
It kicks off with a woman, with her hands tied, sprawled out on an open road, and then we see backwards flashbacks explaining the story. But dang girl, you can dance. Best bit: Her little smile for the camera at the end. If you were made of clay and your entire body eventually disintegrated?
Indecent Tube Movies
He has a silky radio voice and great hair. Even though he is a mad genius who invented all of this cool stuff on accident, he is also really nice and likes pancakes. I still think about when I first saw her on my TV screen while living in the South. In many ways, it fed the early beginnings of my queer liberation of self. Not only was Pocahontas my spirit animal, but John Smith was, well, hello handsome!
December 28, It's not just a phase! Look through this list and see if one of your old favorites made the cut. She had the typical emo raccoon eyes, dark — sometimes blonde — hair with punky pink highlights, and she thought posers made everything "So Complicated. Little did my surprisingly deep and alarmingly melancholic mind realize how few boys would even get to pass a second date with me unscathed.