Now, don’t get the wrong idea about me. I’m not emo, even though I did buy this book - and yes I enjoyed it immensely all the way through! I do, however, have an almost unhealthy interest in pop culture in other countries (well more specifically the US and particularly Japan) and this book was a godsend.
Written by Trevor Kelley and Leslie Simon, both of whom work for Alternative Press magazine you know that these people really do know what they’re talking about. According to this interview Trevor has written about emo for 10 years, whereas Leslie is a latecomer.
A smart, funny and revealing book that’s pretty much a must-read for kids in the scene.”
Chris Carrabba, Dashboard Confessional
In my expert opinion, Everybody Hurts is the Wikipedia of all things emo.”
Rachael Harris, Actress
It’s all true, we know it’s true, and that’s why this book is not only hilarious but absolutely genius.”
Jason Tate, absolutepunk.net
Hm ville da egentlig godt læse den på dansk eller tysk :P