Bands That Are Called "Emo" But Are Not


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21 Papa Roach (Nu Metal) Papa Roach (Nu Metal) Papa Roach is an American rock band from Vacaville, California. Formed in 1993, their first major-label release was the triple-platinum album Infest.
22 Marilyn Manson (Industrial Rock/Shock Rock) V 1 Comment
23 Switchfoot (Alternative Rock) Switchfoot (Alternative Rock)
24 Good Charlotte (Pop-Punk)

Honestly everyone I know classifies all pop-punk artists as emo

25 Skillet (Alternative Rock) Skillet (Alternative Rock) Skillet is an American Christian rock band formed in Memphis, Tennessee in 1996 and based in the United States.
26 Pierce the Veil (Post Hardcore) Pierce the Veil (Post Hardcore) Pierce the Veil is an American post-hardcore band from San Diego, California. Formed in 2006, the band was founded by brothers Vic and Mike Fuentes after the disbandment of the group Before Today, which was formed out of the San Diego punk rock scene.

Pierce The Veil is an American Post-Hardcore formed in San Diego in 2006

27 All Time Low (Alternative) All Time Low (Alternative) more.
28 Weezer (Alternative Rock) Weezer (Alternative Rock) Weezer is an American rock band formed in Los Angeles in 1992, currently consisting of Rivers Cuomo (lead vocals, lead and rhythm guitar), Patrick Wilson, Brian Bell, and Scott Shriner.

Nobody says that weezer is emo, but they are often considered emo if you look it up. I think '90's emo is what is normally considered pop punk, such as Jimmy eat World and Kings of Leon.

29 I See Stars (Electronicore) I See Stars (Electronicore) I See Stars is an American rock band that formed in 2006 based in Warren, Michigan. The band currently consists of vocalist Devin Oliver, guitarist Brent Allen, keyboardist and vocalist Andrew Oliver, and bass guitarist Jeff Valentine.
30 Blood on the Dance Floor (Crunkcore) Blood on the Dance Floor (Crunkcore) Blood on the Dance Floor is an American scene duo currently consisting of Dahvie Vanity and Fallon Vendetta that formed in 2006. Former members include Jayy von Monroe (2009-2016) and Garrett Ecstasy (2009). All of them provided vocals to the project. more.
31 Falling In Reverse (Post-Hardcore)
32 Sleeping with Sirens (Post-Hardcore)
33 Senses Fail (Post-Hardcore)
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