Fall Out Boy finally extinguishes years of rumours and speculations with an official announcement that the band has reunited. The global release of their brand-new single today – ‘My Songs Know What You Did In The Dark (Light Em Up)’ and the band's long-awaited return is expected to be one of the most iconic music events of 2013.
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Pictured - Fall Out Boy commemorates the occasion by burning records, in Comiskey Park, the original location of Disco Demolition Night in 1979).
The band posted on their website:
“When we were kids the only thing that got us through most days was music. It’s why we started fall out boy in the first place. This isn’t a reunion because we never broke up. We needed to plug back in and make some music that matters to us.
The future of fall out boy starts now.
Save rock and roll...”
Since Fall Out Boy’s announcement of an “indefinite hiatus” in 2009/10, fans have feared that they would never hear from the Grammy nominated, multi-platinum, band again. However, this morning members; Patrick Stump, Pete Wentz, Joe Trohman and Andy Hurley announced their glorious return from their hometown of Chicago, IL. In addition to a single, tour dates and the release-date of a forthcoming album titled Save Rock And Roll have been revealed.
"My Songs Know What You Did In The Dark (Light Em Up)" (buy on iTunes) featuring well-known rapper, 2-Chainz in the video, is the first song from new album, Save Rock And Roll, being released on the 6/7 May 2013 (pre-order at falloutboy.com) which is also the tenth anniversary of their debut album, Take This To Your Grave in 2003. Save Rock and Roll is the fifth studio album and the first album since Folie Á Deux in 2008.
The tour begins in February, tickets can be purchased from the 7th and 8th of February from Ticketmaster.The band will have three small one night shows for their fans this week,... [continues]
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