Following within the footsteps of My Chemical Romance and Blink-182, Fall Out Boy have teased their imminent comeback. In a observe despatched to their e mail checklist, the band revealed they’ve been within the studio “jamming concepts in a tiny room.”
Titled “A Homeboy’s Life,” the observe options a number of paragraphs of existential rambling earlier than attending to the purpose. “We spent the final 12 months jamming concepts in a tiny room [and] can’t wait to share them with you,” it reads. “Thanks for at all times sticking round. Thanks for working the beat. Spoiler alert: we acquired greater than a gold watch coming for you subsequent 12 months.”
See the total observe beneath.
The announcement comes one week after the pop punk group appeared to tease new music with an animated video known as “A Claymation Fall Out Boy Celebration,” which you’ll be able to watch beneath. In late November, they took out a full-page advert within the Chicago Tribune teasing their eighth studio album. It featured their new emblem integrated into the phrase “FOB 8,” adopted by a cryptic assertion: “If you happen to construct it, they are going to come.”
Early December noticed FOB additional teasing their first full-length in 5 years by mailing postcards to followers titled “greetings from pink seashell seaside” and launching an accompanying web site. With this 12 months marking the twentieth anniversary of the band’s breakout studio debut, Take This to Your Grave, it looks as if they’re pulling out all of the stops.
FOB’s final album was 2018’s MANIA. In 2019, they launched their second biggest hits album forward of their “Hella Mega Tour” with Inexperienced Day and Weezer, which was pushed again on account of COVID.
Straight from the guts of Chicago. It’s fuckin actual, and it’s fuckin coming. 👀🎶🖤 @petewentz @trohman @hurleyxvx @falloutboy #fob8 pic.twitter.com/vtxYgOVMaO
— david jude (@davidjude) November 28, 2022