The Promise Ring
1997: The Year Emo Broke
The Promise Ring's 'Nothing Feels Good' Proved There Was Room for Pop in Emo
On their 1997 release, the band made emo more accessible, which laid the groundwork for the commercially successful acts that would follow.
Jade Tree: The Essentials, the Overlooked, and the Rightfully Forgotten
The prolific label has released their entire catalog on Bandcamp. Where should you dig in? We break it down.