Fall Out Boy on Why 'Green Day Represents All of Us'

April 20, 2015

Fall Out Boy played an afternoon show on Saturday in D.C., but they weren't going to miss inducting Green Day into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame that night in Cleveland. Backstage, they talked about what the punk trio means to them. What...


Read Fall Out Boy's Loving Green Day Induction In Rock Hall

April 18, 2015

Fall Out Boy have never been shy about acknowledging their debt to Green Day, whether covering "Basket Case" during their 2007 tour, or citing the band as a major influence on both their initial formation and their subsequent desire to expand beyond...


Fall Out Boy's Assistant Lives the Dream in 'Uma Thurman'

April 17, 2015

Fall Out Boy have dropped the music video for their surf-rock-inspired, Munsters theme-sampling American Beauty/American Psycho track "Uma Thurman." In the clip, we follow Sarah – who previously "won" Fall Out Boy's contest that allowed...


Fall Out Boy Tears Through 'Trap Queen' at MTV Movie Awards

April 12, 2015

Fall Out Boy helped budding New Jersey rapper Fetty Wap make his live television debut at the MTV Movie Awards, busting out an impassioned rendition of the latter's hit single, "Trap Queen." Though perhaps an unlikely pairing on paper, the pop...


Paul McCartney, Stevie Wonder Lead Hall of Fame Speakers

March 18, 2015

UPDATE 2: Legendary psychedelic art painter Peter Max has designed the official poster and program cover for the upcoming Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ceremony. Check out the front and back images below. The art is available for purchase at the...


Watch Fall Out Boy's Campy Video for 'Irresistible'

February 20, 2015

Never ones to shy away from camp and comedy in their visuals, Fall Out Boy's video for new single "Irresistible" is the latest to show off the band's silly side. In the clip, the band shows up to a public basketball court in their brightest short-shorts...


On the Charts: The Return and Reign of Fall Out Boy

January 28, 2015

2015 HAS BEGUN — NEW ALBUMS ARE ACTUALLY COMING OUT!: Fall Out Boy's American Beauty/American Psycho makes its debut this week at Number One, selling 192,000 copies and moving 218,000 "units," a new chart formula based on album and track sales and...

Song Review

"Uma Thurman"

January 23, 2015

Fall Out Boy go hard on the pop culture kitsch appeal here — not just with the title, but with a surfy refrain nicked from the theme to The Munsters, that most goth of black-and-white TV comedies. It's pretty great that the biggest rock band...


Fall Out Boy, Wiz Khalifa Massive 'Boys of Zummer' Tour

January 15, 2015

Fall Out Boy and Wiz Khalifa are teaming up for a co-headlining tour this summer, with plans to hit more than 40 cities in support of their respective albums, American Beauty/American Psycho and Blacc Hollywood. The "Boys of Zummer"...


Hear Fall Out Boy's Anthemic New Song 'Irresistible'

January 5, 2015

"I love the way you hurt me," Fall Out Boy frontman Patrick Stump sings on "Irresistible," an arena-pop anthem about deadly love. The horn-driven track – included on the band's upcoming sixth LP, American Beauty/American Psycho, out January...


Pete Wentz, Gerard Way Add Starpower to 'Guitar Hero Launch

April 15, 2015

Activision celebrated the relaunch of Guitar Hero yesterday with a bells-and-whistles event at New York City's Best Buy Theater. And with help from Fall Out Boy's Pete Wentz and My Chemical Romance's Gerard Way, the company unveiled its new iteration...


Fall Out Boy to Perform at 2015 MTV Movie Awards

April 6, 2015

Fall Out Boy have been revealed as the first musical act at Sunday's MTV Movie Awards, with bassist Pete Wentz telling Rolling Stone that the group has extravagant plans for the show. "We're going to try for something pretty big and epic," Wentz tells Rolling...


No Doubt, Usher, MMJ Headlining Earth Day Event

March 5, 2015

UPDATE: YouTube will livestream Saturday's Global Citizen 2015 Earth Day concert on the Global Citizen YouTube channel. YouTube guest hosts Matthew Santoro (MatthewSantoro) and Yousef Erakat (FouseyTUBE) will host the pre-show and post-show...


Watch Fall Out Boy Explain Why Rock Is Alive and Well

January 29, 2015

When Gene Simmons said that rock is dead he obviously wasn't thinking about Fall Out Boy. Their new album American Beauty/American Psycho sold 218,000 copies its first week on shelves, landing them at Number One on the Billboard 200. Fueled by their...


How Fall Out Boy Became Jock Jam All-Stars

January 27, 2015

Pete Wentz is rarely at a loss for words – just look at some of those old Fall Out Boy song titles for proof. But ask him about the band's unlikely ascendance to the top of arena playlists around the country, and he struggles to find an explanation. "It's...

Album Review

American Beauty/American Psycho

January 20, 2015

Open an album with a horn fanfare? Repurpose Suzanne Vega's beloved "Tom's Diner" refrain? Sample Mötley Crüe? Anything officially goes for Fall Out Boy on their sixth album, the group's biggest, broadest, most unabashed pop smorgasbord yet....


14 Things We Learned on the Road With Fall Out Boy

January 9, 2015

Though it may be hard to believe, 10 years have passed since Fall Out Boy first landed on the pop charts with "Sugar, We're Going Down." It was a time of MySpace, Pretty Ricky and Peter Jackson's King Kong. Those things are pretty much gone and forgotten,...


How Fall Out Boy Beat the Odds and Became Top 40 Survivors

January 1, 2015

Fall Out Boy's caravan of SUVs has been barreling down Interstate 95 in Florida for about two hours when Pete Wentz realizes he doesn't know where the band is headed. "Are we going to Tampa or Orlando?" Wentz asks his road manager. "Because if we're...



Coldplay, Lorde Make Best Original Song Oscar Shortlist

December 13, 2014

Just days after the Golden Globes announced their nominees in the Best Original Song category, the Academy Awards revealed their 79-song shortlist of candidates that'll vie for an Oscar at the 87th annual ceremony. Coldplay, Lana Del Rey, the Shins,...


Fall Out Boy Pay Tribute to Chicago in 'Centuries' Video

September 8, 2014

Fall Out Boy have paid tribute to their home city of Chicago in the "hyperlapse edition" of the video for "Centuries," the anthemic first single from their as-yet-untitled sixth album. For about four minutes, a camera zooms through the Windy City,...