NOTHING FEELS GOOD in my opinion is one of the few books that really does explain who are the 'emo kids.'
If you are going to trash someone's book you should at least take your time and read the whole book before jumping to conclusions.
I suggest anyone who is interested to buy it, because you will probably relate to it well, and its a great resource for music.
Not a great read, but as an older punk rocker who wanted to read some of the real facts and history behind the transition from hardcore to what originally became known as emo-core,... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Mark O. Waters
Andy Greenwald writes with love and knowledge. He doesn't think
every last emo record is pure outpouring--after all, it's still a marketed
product. Read more
This is one of my favorite books, but I had loaned it out previously and lost track of it. Greenwald is on point with the history, passion, and impact of emo music. Read morePublished 11 months ago by walkuh
I thought I'd read this book and be all like oh Dashboard Confessional is so great and they're helping me straighten myself out. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Stella Seabass
Let me sum up this book with a hypothetical.
Imagine if there was a book released in the mid-to-late 90's that promised to discuss Grunge. Read more
Well I enjoyed reading this book its basically this guy who writes for spin magazine and writes about early 90s "emo" bands. Read morePublished on September 21, 2009 by Lewis Blair
it started out extremely promising, discussing rites of spring and the origins of the term "emo". it made the important distinction that emo actually developed out of hardcore and... Read morePublished on August 22, 2006 by David Jordan
Being an avid music fan, i mainly picked up this book to learn about the DC hardcore roots of emo and maybe stumble across a few great bands i hadnt heard of. Read morePublished on July 19, 2006 by J. C FELBER
NOTHING FEELS GOOD in my opinion is one of the few books that really does explain who are the 'emo kids. Read morePublished on May 21, 2006 by Shannon