On September 11th, 2001, Gerard was working in the comic industry of New York City.
Witnessing the horrors of that day incited him to "do something with his life".
We are all becoming what we want to become." "What I Like about The Sims is that I don't have a normal life at all, so I play this game where these people have these really boring, mundane lives. The teenage daughter is my favourite, because I just had her go through this Goth phase.
She's really kind of nerdy and she just became a concert violinist, which is pretty huge for the family. But she started wearing black lipstick and she dyed her hair purple. " "Craziest thing that ever happened to me was being attacked by a black bird. We were at this hotel called The Phoenix in San Francisco.
Together with Matt Pelissier, Ray Toro, Frank Iero, and Mikey Way, My Chemical Romance recorded their debut album.
At their first show, Gerard and the rest of the band got very drunk because they were so nervous. They earned popularity with their hit single I'm Not Okay (I Promise) and later with a tribute to his late grandmother Elena Lee Rush, titled Helena.
The series has been optioned for a film adaptation planned for release in 2012.
And the next day Slipknot were there, they were coming in as we were leaving, and they got attacked by birds too." "Yeah, obviously we use vampires as a metaphor for something else, something deeper than just the supernatural.
In the fourth grade, he starred in his school’s production of Peter Pan.
He started to play in bands when he was only eleven.
Gerard came up with the wardrobe ideas for the Helena video.
Both songs are from their CD "Three Cheers for Sweet Revenge".