Fall Out Boy

By Courtney Shock

How the band started

  • Wilmette, Illinois (a suburb of Chicago) in 2001
  • Patrick Stump, Pete Wentz, Andy Hurley, and Joe Trohman
  • They have six official albums

Fun facts about the band

  • They are known for really long song titles (I've got all this ringing in my ears and none in my fingers)
  • Got signed to Island records in 2001
  • The band took a hiatus from 2009-2012 then they released Save Rock and Roll
  • The band was also named after a Simpson reference suggested by a fan

The band

  • They share all of their money equally no matter what
  • They say that being in the band helps them forget the bad things in their life