"The Used" is a post hardcore band from Orem, Utah, United States. Their self-titled debut album ''The Used'' ended up going gold. The band later released ''Maybe Memories'', a live album featuring the songs from their self-titled album and previously unreleased home demos that also included live footage and interviews on DVD. They released their second album ''In Love and Death'' through Warner Bros. Records, on September 28, 2004. The album has since also gone gold. Their third album is due out in late 2006 early 2007.
The Used is known to have both a personal and a professional relationship with My Chemical Romance. The lead singer Gerard Way and Bert McCracken were rumored to have been particularly close. My Chemical Romance and The Used have covered "Under Pressure" (originally by David Bowie and Queen) in concert on multiple occasions. In recent months, the two lead singers of both bands seem to have had a fallout due to disagreements over the addition of "Under Pressure" to In Love and Death. Most of this evidence comes from an interview with Bert and a recent song, so far unreleased, by My Chemical Romance entitled "Disenchanted (Shut Up and Play)". The dispute was...
|travis barker years active||2000 in music|
|country||Utah, United States|
|music genre||Alternative rock|
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