mems of Jimmy Eat World, Saves the Day, Braid, Cursive & more appear in new ‘Anthology of Emo’ book
Washed Up Emo's Tom Mullen has announced the sequel to Anthology of Emo Volume 1, which is due on September 7. Anthology of Emo Volume 2 features interviews with Jim Adkins (Jimmy Eat World), Chris Conley (Saves the Day), Bob Nanna (Braid), Tim Kasher (Cursive), Geoff Farina (Karate), Travis Shettel (Piebald), Conor Murphy (Foxing), the final interview with the late Jon Bunch (Sense Field, Further Seems Forever), and more. The foreword was written by Luke O'Neil.
You can pre-order the book at Polyvinyl's webstore, where there's also a pre-order for the re-release of Volume 1 and an option to buy volumes 1 and 2 packaged together. Volume 1 features interviews with members of American Football, Mineral, Dashboard Confessional, The Promise Ring, Texas Is The Reason, Christie Front Drive, The Get Up Kids, Knapsack, Rainer Maria, and The Van Pelt, and a foreword by yours truly.
Check out the full list of interviews from Volume 2 and a sneak peek at one of the Jim Adkins pages and one of the Chris Conley pages below...
Anthology of Emo: Volume 2
Street Date: 1st printing - September 2020
Genre: Music Biography
● Follow up to acclaimed sold-out first volume, released in 2017
● Includes rare photographs and printed ephemera
● Edited and Introduction by Tom Mullen (Washed Up Emo)
● Foreword by Luke O’Neil (Welcome to Hell World)
Volume 2 features Interviews with:
Jim Adkins (Jimmy Eat World)
Jon Bunch (Sense Field / Further Seems Forever / Lucky Scars / War Generation / Reason to Believe)
Chris Conley (Saves the Day)
Geoff Farina (Karate / Exit Verse)
Tim Kasher (Cursive / The Good Life)
Trevor Kelley (Stop Breathing / Alternative Press / Spin / Everybody Hurts / Myspace)
Conor Murphy (Foxing / Smidley)
Bob Nanna (Braid / Hey Mercedes)
Travis Shettel (Piebald)
Leslie Simon (Alternative Press / Everybody Hurts / Wish You Were Here / Geek Girls Unite)