FALL OUT BOY ANNOUNCES SAVE ROCK AND ROLL ARENA TOUR STOP AT THE LIACOURAS CENTER
NEW ALBUM SAVE ROCK AND ROLL OUT APRIL 16
First Single, “My Song Know What You Did In The Dark (Light Em Up)” Top 10 iTunes Overall
“The Phoenix” Video Debuts As Part 2 of an 11 Part Video Series
Band Performs on GOOD MORNING AMERICA On Release Day
(March 27, 2013) After an unprecedented launch of their single, album and spring tour, multi-platinum Grammy-nominated Decaydance/Island Records group Fall Out Boy now announce their fall arena tour with a special video message http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=roGPUXmQnTU.
The tour starts September 5 in Uncasville CT and wraps September 29 in OrlandoFL. Support acts for the tour will be announced soon.
The first single from SAVE ROCK AND ROLL, “My Songs Know What You Did in the Dark (Light Em Up)," is currently top #10 on the iTunes Singles Chart and is already RIAA certified gold. The new album comes out April 16; fans have flocked to iTunes for the pre-order, which instantly hit #2 on the overall album chart (behind only Justin Timberlake).
The excitement for SAVE ROCK AND ROLL continues to build as Elton John, Courtney Love and Big Sean have been named as collaborators. Also, the band unveiled the video for “The Phoenix,” which serves as the prequel to the “My Songs Know What You Did in the Dark (Light Em Up)” video which stars 2 Chainz as the lead. The band notes, “It tells the tale of how we ended up blindfolded in the back of the black van in the MSKWYDITD video. This is chapter 2 of 11. Stay tuned for chapter 3...”
The band gear up for the week of release with a performances on Good Morning America (April 16) and Conan (April 17), among other appearances to be announced.
SAVE ROCK AND ROLL is Fall Out Boy’s fifth studio album, and is their first new studio album since Folie Á Deux in December 2008.
Hailing from the Chicago, Fall Out Boy - Patrick Stump (vocals/guitar), Pete Wentz (bass), Joe Trohman (guitar), and Andy Hurley (drums) - have appeared on the covers of Rolling Stone, Spin, Blender, and Alternative Press, among others. They have performed on NBC’s Saturday Night Live, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Late Night with Conan O’Brien, CBS’s The Late Show with David Letterman, ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live, and many more. In addition to their Grammy nod, they have won three MTV Video Music Awards.
SAVE ROCK AND ROLL TOUR DATES:
9/5/13 Uncasville, CT Mohegan Sun
9/6/13 Lowell, MA Tsongas Arena
9/7/13 Brooklyn, NY Barclays Center
9/8/13 Philadelphia, PA Liacouras Center
9/10/13 Fairfax, VA Patriot Center
9.11/13 Cleveland, OH Wolstein Center
9/14/13 Auburn Hills, MI Palace of Auburn Hills
9/15/13 Toronto, ON Echo Beach at Molson Canadian
9/18/13 Broomfield, CO First Bank Center
9/20/13 Anaheim, CA Honda Center
9/21/13 San Francisco, CA Americas Cup Pavilion
9/22/13 San Diego, CA Valley View Casino Center
9/25/13 The Woodlands, TX Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
9/26/13 Grand Prairie, TX Verizon Theater at Grand Prairie
9/28/13 Alpharetta, GA Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
9/29/13 Tampa, FLUSF Sun Dome