Frank Iero Biography
Birthday: October 31, 1981 (Scorpio)
Born In: Belleville, New Jersey, United States
Rhythm guitarist and back up vocalist of the alternative rock band 'My Chemical Romance', Frank Iero began playing with local bands in his hometown, New Jersey at the age of eleven. He is also the vocalist of 'Leathermouth', a post-hardcore band and of the electronic-hardcore act ‘Death Spells’. After his parents spilt-up, he was raised by his mother, who encouraged his musical talents by lending out her basement for band practice. Before he became a part of 'My Chemical Romance', Iero played with many other bands, including ‘I Am A Graveyard’, ‘Pencey Prep’, ‘Hybrid’, ‘Sector 12’ and ‘Give Up the Ghost’. He had earned a scholarship to Rutgers University but dropped out of the same to pursue a career in music. Apart from his musical endeavors, Iero is also known for his keen business acumen. He ran the company 'Skeleton Crew', a record label, clothing line and publishing business. Some of his well- known 'My Chemical Romance' albums include, 'The Black Parade', ‘Danger Days: The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys' and 'Three Cheers for Sweet Revenge'.