38 Punk Songs That Will Give You The Feels

38 Punk Songs That Will Give You The Feels

For when you're missing the good stuff.

Many of us millennials, including myself, have a special place in our hearts for punk music. After all, that was when there was real music. Don't get me wrong, I'm all about pop music and EDM but when it comes down to it, nothing quite compares to music of our high school years. Here are a few punk songs that are sure to give you a trip down memory lane (and inspire you to make a Spotify playlist immediately).

1. "Stacy's Mom" by Fountains of Wayne

2. "Thnks fr th Mmrs" by Fall Out Boy

3. "If It Means a Lot to You" by A Day To Remember

4. "Absolutely (Story of a Girl)" by Nine Days

5. "My Own Worst Enemy" by Lit

6. "Mr. Brightside" by The Killers

7. "The Anthem" by Good Charlotte

8. "All Star" by Smash Mouth

9. "What's My Age Again?" by blink-182

10. "Dear Maria, Count Me In" by All Time Low

11. "How You Love Me Now" by Hey Monday

12. "Love Drunk" by Boys Like Girls

13. "The Middle" by Jimmy Eat World

14. "If You Can't Hang'" by Sleeping With Sirens

15. "Tell Me I'm A Wreck" by Every Avenue

16. "Gives You Hell" by The All-American Rejects

17. "Nine In The Afternoon" by Panic! At The Disco

18. "Typical" by Cartel

19. "Ocean Avenue" by Yellowcard

20. "Jamie All Over" by Mayday Parade

21. "Addicted" by Simple Plan

22. "Be My Escape" by Relient K

23. "Listen To Your Heart" by The Maine

24. "Boston" by Augustana

25. "Just The Girl" by The Click Five

26. "The Curse Of Curves" by Cute Is What We Aim For

27. "She's A Lady" Forever The Sickest Kids

28. "Scars" by Papa Roach

29. "Semi-Charmed Life" by Third Eye Blind

30. "Cross My Heart" by Marianas Trench

31. "I Just Wanna Run" by The Downtown Fiction

32. "Tongue Tied" by Faber Drive

33. "Teenagers" by My Chemical Romance

34. "Face Down" by Red Jumpsuit Apparatus

35. "Misery Business" by Paramore

36. "Meant to Live" by Switchfoot

37. "1985" by Bowling for Soup

38. "Wonderwall" by Oasis

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I'm The Girl Without A 'Friend Group'

And here's why I'm OK with it


Little things remind me all the time.

For example, I'll be sitting in the lounge with the people on my floor, just talking about how everyone's days went. Someone will turn to someone else and ask something along the lines of, "When are we going to so-and-so's place tonight?" Sometimes it'll even be, "Are you ready to go to so-and-so's place now? Okay, we'll see you later, Taylor!"

It's little things like that, little things that remind me I don't have a "friend group." And it's been like that forever. I don't have the same people to keep me company 24 hours of the day, the same people to do absolutely everything with, and the same people to cling to like glue. I don't have a whole cast of characters to entertain me and care for me and support me. Sometimes, especially when it feels obvious to me, not having a "friend group" makes me feel like a waste of space. If I don't have more friends than I can count, what's the point in trying to make friends at all?

I can tell you that there is a point. As a matter of fact, just because I don't have a close-knit clique doesn't mean I don't have any friends. The friends I have come from all different walks of life, some are from my town back home and some are from across the country. I've known some of my friends for years, and others I've only known for a few months. It doesn't really matter where they come from, though. What matters is that the friends I have all entertain me, care for me, and support me. Just because I'm not in that "friend group" with all of them together doesn't mean that we can't be friends to each other.

Still, I hate avoiding sticking myself in a box, and I'm not afraid to seek out friendships. I've noticed that a lot of the people I see who consider themselves to be in a "friend group" don't really venture outside the pack very often. I've never had a pack to venture outside of, so I don't mind reaching out to new people whenever.

I'm not going to lie, when I hear people talking about all the fun they're going to have with their "friend group" over the weekend, part of me wishes I could be included in something like that. I do sometimes want to have the personality type that allows me to mesh perfectly into a clique. I couldn't tell you what it is about me, but there is some part of me that just happens to function better one-on-one with people.

I hated it all my life up until very recently, and that's because I've finally learned that not having a "friend group" is never going to be the same as not having friends.

SEE ALSO: To The Girls Who Float Between Friend Groups

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