Fall Out Boy is one of the best known emo bands in the country. They are from the suburbs of Chicago and got their name at a show they played while still nameless. A fan yelled out Fall Out Boy when they asked for suggestions and it stuck from there. Even though they emerged on the scene with an underground sound, Fall Out Boy has pop appeal and they have become a big part of the modern music scene, so much so that they headlined the 2007 Honda Civic Tour. Tickets to Fall Out Boy shows sell out fast - will they be playing in a city near you? We'll have the best seats so buy your Fall Out Boy tickets right here.
The members of Fall Out Boy are Patrick Stump (Vocals and Guitar), Peter Wentz (Bassist), Andrew Hurley (Drummer) and Joseph Trohman (Guitarist). They had all been a part of the underground music scene in other popular bands in Chicago and came together in 2000.
Every member brought something different to the mix and what they ended up with was an inspiring emo sound that was polished and marketable. They have released a number of full length albums and fun EPs. Songs like 'Dance, Dance' and 'Dead on Arrival' are edgy and hardcore.
In 2003, Fall Out Boy released their debut album, Take This to Your Grave. It included singles like 'Grand Theft Autumn' and 'Saturday,' which got a lot of radio and MTV play. After their debut, Fall Out Boy signed with Island Records and recorded again in 2005.
Their first big label release was From Under the Cork Tree and it debuted at number nine on the Billboard Charts. The hit single 'Sugar, We're Goin' Down' got to number eight on the charts and the video went to number one on MTV's TRL show.
Their music garnered greatly positive attention from pop fans and emo fans alike and in 2006 Fall Out Boy was nominated for a Grammy. The band's live performance is their best talent. They are energetic and fun on stage and exhibit fine musicianship. As they graduated from playing underground small venues, Fall Out Boy never lost their sense of humor and ability to make the audience feel like they are a part of the show. Get your Fall Out Boy tickets now and see them perform the songs you know and love, live and in person.