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Rites of Spring was an American post-hardcore band from Washington, D.C. Although they were only together from the spring of 1984 through the winter of 1986, they helped define the Revolution Summer sound along with Dag Nasty and Embrace, among others.

Following the band's dissolution, singer and guitarist Guy Picciotto, guitarist Eddie Janney, and drummer Brendan Canty formed One Last Wish with Embrace alumnus…

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  • Picciotto's vocals <3 [3]
  • Amazing band.
  • Ahead of their time.
  • Picciotto's vocals <3 [2] I absolutely love his vocals too, just amazing.
  • yeah well tell guy I said he's retarded. what now
  • Guy Picciotto on "emo" as a genre: "I've never recognized "emo" as a genre of music. I always thought it was the most retarded term ever. I know there is this generic commonplace that every band that gets labeled with that term hates it. They feel scandalized by it. But honestly, I just thought that all the bands I played in were punk rock bands. The reason I think it's so stupid is that - what, like the Bad Brains weren't emotional? What - they were robots or something? It just doesn't make any sense to me."
  • Picciotto's vocals <3
  • Sure. This is not emo. Fucking greater than emo.
  • Timeless
  • "Вот эти пацаны классные." [2]!!!! Actually I have no idea what that says. I am a Martian.

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