After an unprecedented launch of their single, album and spring tour, multi-platinum Grammy-nominated Decaydance/Island Records groupFall Out Boy now announce their fall arena tour with a special video message http://www.youtube.com/watch?
The tour starts September 5 in Uncasville CT and wraps September 29 in Orlando FL and will visit the L.A.-area on Friday, September 20thwith a Honda Center performance. Support acts for the tour will be announced soon.
Tickets for the band’s Honda Center show will go on sale Friday, April 19th at 10 AM, and will be available at Ticketmaster.com and Livenation.com.
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’sSaturday Night Live, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Late Night with Conan O’Brien, CBS’s The Late Show with David Letterman, ABC’sJimmy 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:
Auburn Hills, MI
Palace of Auburn Hills
Echo Beach at Molson Canadian
First Bank Center
San Francisco, CA
Americas Cup Pavilion
San Diego, CA
Valley View Casino Center
The Woodlands, TX
Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
Grand Prairie, TX
Verizon Theater at Grand Prairie
Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
USF Sun Dome