When did MCR break up? My Chemical Romance frontman Gerard Way has opened up about the band’s split. The band parted ways in 2013, but Way told The Guardian that cracks first started to appear during the recording of 2010’s Danger Days: The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys, which was at one point scrapped and entirely rewritten.
Why did MCR break up? However, years later the real reason for their break-up became more apparent, with frontman Gerard Way revealing it just stopped being fun. “It wasn’t fun to make stuff any more,” the Helena singer told The Guardian. “I think breaking up the band broke us out of that machine.”
Why did MCR break up in 2013? In fact, according to NME, the band felt they weren’t needed anymore when they broke up in 2013, because former POTUS Barack Obama was in power. Things felt “peaceful,” and there wasn’t an urgency for their fiery, angry music we had so heavily relied on back in the day. However, things changed in the 2016 election
Is MCR still broken up? After a dozen years together, My Chemical Romance are calling it a day. The band announced their breakup through their website on Friday. “Being in this band for the past 12 years has been a true blessing,” the announcement said. “We’ve gotten to go places we never knew we would.