CHOW TIME: The Making of Jimmy Eat World’s Futures

In the last few years Jimmy Eat World has gradually built a following on the success of their sprawling Clarity and radio-friendly Bleed American albums, both featuring emotionally charged performances and enviably melodic songwriting. Jim Adkins and Tom Linton’s crunchy dual-guitar and voice attack, alternately weaving, locking in tight harmony, or riffing full bore over Zach Lind’s powerfully lyrical drumming and Rick Burch’s there-and-gone-again bass, became the prototype for everyone else’s Emo band.