Sunny Day Real Estate was tagged with the "emo" label early in the band's career, and the stink of that particular slur is strong enough that the SDRE press kit never uses it, despite mentioning every personal and personnel problem the band has weathered. You know emo is bad when PR flacks will mention born-again Christianity but shy away from the term commonly used to describe the brand of rock Sunny Day Real Estate excels at... More >>>
By F. Scott Schafer
The members of Sunny Day Real Estate feel things. If that makes them emo, more power to them.