In a statement released with the songs, Way said that he had worked on certain songs with the intention of publishing them as singles. However, he said they might not see an official release. “I call all of these things Distraction Or Despair, because those seem to be the two things I keep flipping between. Probably many other people too, “he wrote, adding,” I’m just doing it, keeping it casual.
My Chemical Romance happened for the first time in seven years in December, but some of the group’s other reunion dates in Japan, New Zealand and Australia have been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. They should still hit the road in North America for a full reunion tour later in the fall, and have teased the new music to come.