My Chemical Romance

My_Chemical_Romance_07Formed: 2001
Origin: United States
Years active: 2001 -2013

My Chemical Romance (often abbreviated as MCR) was an American rock band from Jersey City, New Jersey, active from 2001 to 2013. The band consisted of lead vocalist Gerard Way, guitarists Ray Toro and Frank Iero, bassist Mikey Way, and keyboardist James Dewees. Shortly after forming, the band signed to Eyeball Records and released their debut album I Brought You My Bullets, You Brought Me Your Love in 2002. They signed with Reprise Records the next year and released their major label debut Three Cheers for Sweet Revenge in 2004; the album was a commercial success, and was awarded platinum status a little over a year later.

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