The Silence in Black and White

Hawthorne Heights - The Silence in Black and White
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Based on 2 reviews
User Score
Based on 36 ratings
2004 Ratings: #343
Liked by 5 people
June 1, 2004 / Release Date
LP / Format
- / Label
Pop Punk, Emo-Pop / Genre
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Yeah this is a Hot Topic classic. Its a very by the books emo pop punk album that hasn't aged well compared to several other emo greats


found this one in my partner's old CD collection at their mom's house. put it on just for shits. exactly the kind of stuff you'd expect to find in a high schooler's CD collection from 2007

those screams are some of the most awful and grating i've ever heard in music, WHY DOES HE DO IT LIKE THAT?!?!? by the end of the album it's almost too much to even hate-listen to


"The themes that are dealt with on the album, it's definitely an emo rock album. There's a lot of topics with death...problems that you're dealing with in life or touched on in this album, I think it's a really great record for when you're in your teenage years. There's a lot that can be helpful...I wouldn't suggest listening to the album if you were in a dark place...but I never really found myself in that place. Obviously it has the amazing singles, 'Ohio is for Lovers' and 'Niki FM' on ... read more

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Track List

  1. Life on Standby
  2. Dissolve and Decay
  3. Niki FM
  4. The Transition
  5. Blue Burns Orange
  6. Silver Bullet
  7. Screenwriting an Apology
  8. Ohio Is for Lovers
  9. Wake Up Call
  10. Sandpaper and Silk
  11. Speeding Up the Octaves

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Added on: April 26, 2015