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Emo

Emo, short for emocore or emotional hardcore, refers both to a genre of rock music and to its subculture. The genre first emerged from punk rock and hardcore punk in the mid-1980s in local underground music scenes, most notably that of Washington, DC. Throughout the 1990s, it gradually ...

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