Home / Events / Music Calendar / Fall Out Boy

Fall Out Boy

AMANDA SCHURR
8 pm., Tuesday June 18 | Sold out.
Roseland Theater
8 NW 6th Ave.
 
[POP CHEESE] The Chicago suburbanites of Fall Out Boy rode the early aughts’ emo-punk-pop wave with catchy-if-vanilla hits (“Sugar, We’re Goin’ Down,” “Dance, Dance”) that belied their hardcore roots. After their fourth album, 2008’s Folie a Deux, stalled commercially, frontman Patrick Stump and co. took an indefinite hiatus, spending the next few years in solo projects and, in the case of chief lyricist-bassist Pete Wentz, gossip mags. Fall Out Boy announced its return this February with the release of Save Rock and Roll, a slick, only half-jokingly titled disc of modern hair metal that features cameos by Courtney Love and Elton John. Taylor Swift-approved comeback anthem “My Songs Know What You Did in the Dark (Light ’Em Up)” is the same serviceable, soulless power pop that’s always made the band a love-’em-or-loathe-’em deal. It’s a shame—there’s smarter songwriting and musicianship here than the processed bombast allows.

Where: Roseland Theater
Phone: 224-2038
Address: 8 NW 6th Ave.
Website: www.doubletee.com/rose_schedule.shtml

 
 
Other events in Music Calendar

Claude Young, Bryan Zentz, Andrew Boie b2b Jak, Graintable, Coast2c, Ben Tactic, Lincolnup

Friday, Jul 25, 2014

[DETROIT-ISH TECHNO] Forget the wine at New Seasons: Portland’s finest import is Claude Young Jr. The techno producer emerged from the fomenting political and musical tide ...

9 pm | $5 before 10:30 pm, $10 after.
Tonic Lounge 3100 NE Sandy Blvd. Portland Web | Map

Brothers and Sister

Friday, Jul 25, 2014

[ALLMAN BROTHERS TRIBUTE] Already a Portland supergroup in their own right, Brothers and Sister, led by local guitar virtuosos Lewi Longmire and Anita Lee Elliott, are a tri ...

9 pm | $12 advance, $15 day of show.
Doug Fir Lounge 830 E Burnside St. Portland Web | Map

Budos Band

Friday, Jul 25, 2014

[PSYCH-FUNK] Daptone Records' Budos Band proclaims a new beginning on the forthcoming Burnt Offering. While the funk outfit might intend the endeavor to come off as a stylis ...

8 pm | $18 advance, $20 day of show.
Wonder Ballroom 128 NE Russell St. Portland Map
Also At Roseland Theater

Wolfmother, Sons of Huns

Wednesday, Jul 30, 2014

[POST-POST CLASSIC ROCK] With more lineup changes than actual album releases during its 10-year existence, Wolfmother's only constant has been frontman Andrew Stockdale’s ...

8 pm | $25-$40
Roseland Theater 8 NW 6th Ave. Portland Web | Map

T-Pain

Friday, Aug 01, 2014

[AUTO-TUNESMITH] Don't hate the player, hate the game. In this case, the game is AutoTune, and the player is T-Pain. In the mid-aughts, the Florida-born "rappa ternt sanga" ...

8 pm | $25 general admission, $75 VIP.
Roseland Theater 8 NW 6th Ave. Portland Web | Map
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close