FRANK IERO shares music video for his MCR-referencing song ‘Young And Doomed’

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Frank Iero And the Future Violents Young And Doomed

Now we know what Frank Iero’s version of ‘I’m Not Okay’ sounds like

March 21, 2019

Frank Iero And the Future Violents have dropped a really emo/punk-driven music video for ‘Young And Doomed’. The song, which has clear references to My Chemical Romance, is the debut single from their upcoming album, Barriers.

Besides Frank Iero himself, in the video you’ll see his friend Evan Nestor, former Murder By Death bassist Matt Armstrong, multi-instrumentalist Kayleigh Goldsworthy from Dave Hause And The Mermaid and drummer Tucker Rule from Thursday.

Directed by Steve Pedulla, the video is full of no-mercy blinking colors and the intense expressiveness of emo era – just when you thought emo-rock is gone for good.

And Iero doesn’t deny both musical and lyrical references at My Chemical Romance’s legacy. For one, he shared the lyrics to the song on Instagram, where fans quickly spotted the line: “I’m not okay… oh wait, that’s the other guy.” Needless to day, ex-MCR fans immediately saw its link to the band’s ‘I’m Not Okay (I Promise).’

Watch the video for ‘Young And Doomed’ below and tell us in the comments if you feel the influence of My Chemical Romance in it too. And stay tuned for Frank Iero’s new album Barriers coming out May 31 via UNFD (preorder it here).

More: Listen to ‘The Umbrella Academy’ soundtrack feat. Gerard Way and Ray Toro

Frank Iero And The Future Violents have a very concert-filled spring and summer this year. They’ll first tour as support for Taking Back Sunday, starting March 25 in Houston, TX. Then, at the end of May, Iero & Co. will embark on an East Coast tour leg. Check out a full list of dates below and get your tickets here.

Frank Iero And the Future Violents Tour Dates:

03/25 – Houston, TX @ House Of Blues
03/26 – Houston, TX @ House Of Blues
03/28 – Austin, TX @ Emo’s
03/29 – Austin, TX @ Emo’s
03/30 – Dallas, TX @ House Of Blues
03/31 – Dallas, TX @ House Of Blues
04/01 – Lubbock, TX @ Charley B’s
04/03 – Albuquerque, NM @ Sunshine Theater
04/04 – Phoenix, AZ @ Marquee Theater
04/06 – San Diego, CA @ The Observatory North Park
04/11 – Los Angeles, CA @ Hollywood Palladium
04/12 – Los Angeles, CA @ Hollywood Palladium
04/13 – San Francisco, CA @ The Warfield
04/14 – San Francisco, CA @ The Warfield
04/26 – Santiago, Chile @ Club Chocolate
04/28 – São Paulo, Brazil @ Frabrique Club
05/29 – Philadelphia, PA @ The Foundry
05/30 – Baltimore, MD @ Baltimore Soundstage
05/31 – Hamden, CT @ The Ballroom At The Outer Space
06/01 – Pawtucket, RI @ The Met
06/02 – Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
06/04 – Harrisburg, PA @ Harrisburg Midtown Arts Center
06/05 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Rex Theater
06/06 – Detroit, MI @ El Club
06/07 – Cincinnati, OH @ Bogarts
06/08 – Louisville, KY @ Mercury Ballroom
06/10 – Atlanta, GA @ Terminal West
06/11 – Birmingham, AL @ Saturn
06/13 – Tampa, FL @ The Crowbar
06/14 – Orlando, FL @ The Social
06/15 – Jacksonville, FL @ 1904 Music Hall
06/16 – Columbia, SC @ The Senate
06/18 – Charlotte, NC @ Amos Southend
06/20 – VA Beach, VA @ eLEVATION 27
06/21 – Washington DC @ Union Stage
06/22 – New York, New York @ Rocks Off Cruise
06/29-30 – Atlantic City, NJ @ Warped Tour 25th Anniversary
07/11-13 – Cheltenham, UK @ 2000 Trees
07/20-21 – Mountain View, CA @ Warped Tour 25th Anniversary

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