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The Big Hurt: Pete Wentz, celebrity-judge addict

I was always amused by the Pete Wentz phenomenon: here was a vainglorious loudmouth who came up in the Chicago hardcore punk scene, scored some moderate hits with his nü-emo group Fall Out Boy, and then rocketed down the slope of artistic corruption wit
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By DAVID THORPE  |  June 15, 2012

Pete Wentz to debut new solo band in New England tomorrow


For those of you who can't keep track, PETE WENTZ was the pretty one in arena-emo legends Fall Out Boy. But no more. Starting tomorrow...
By Carly Carioli  |  October 13, 2010
Best way to get over a break-up? Get to the club and dance! Just ask Pete Wentz and his new band.

Best way to get over a break-up? Get to the club and dance! Just ask Pete Wentz and his new band.


What happens in the Fall Out of the break-up of pop-punks biggest Boy band? Fierce electro-pop, evidently. This just in: Pete Wentz has finally provided...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  July 02, 2010
Best and Worst of SXSW 2010: Courtney Love and Patrick Stump [video]

Best and Worst of SXSW 2010: Courtney Love and Patrick Stump [video]


20 MORE PHOTOS: Hole at SXSW 2010It may have been the only time I've ever gotten totally choked up over a display of unmitigated adequacy....
By Carly Carioli  |  March 24, 2010
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The Big Hurt: Dispatches from Splitsville

Ladies and gentlemen, the unthinkable has happened: Fall Out Boy have split up.
FOB fall out; Scorpions subsist; Tyler frightens shoppers
By DAVID THORPE  |  February 12, 2010
Break Up Boy? Fall Out Boy lose a self-amputated Stump

Break Up Boy? Fall Out Boy lose a self-amputated Stump


Stump goes soloWe're not sure exactly what provoked it (perhaps someone borrowed Pete Wentz's eyeliner without asking?), but it seems that the members of Fall...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  February 05, 2010


The Big Hurt: Falling down the rabbit hole

Lee, Hoppus, Wentz, Avril, and 3OH!3 fall down the rabbit hole
Music news in brief
By DAVID THORPE  |  January 22, 2010
CLICK TRACKS: Snoop in the front seat, Gaga in the Wang, plus a pungent whiff of MTV's "Jersey Shore"

CLICK TRACKS: Snoop in the front seat, Gaga in the Wang, plus a pungent whiff of MTV's "Jersey Shore"


We may be stretching it a bit here to call this item "music" news, but this is just too damn good to pass up. Tonight,...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  December 03, 2009
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Photos: Blink-182, Fall Out Boy

Photos from Blink-182 Summer Tour with Panic! At The Disco, Chester French, and Fall Out Boy
Also with Panic! At The Disco,   and Chester French, live at the Comcast Center, August 6, 2009
By CARINA MASTROCOLA  |  August 14, 2009

Video: Fall Out Boy and Panic at the Disco's Brandon Urie cover Journey's "Don't Stop Believing" at Comcast Center


 Photos and review coming soon from last night's BLINK-182 extravaganza. In the meantime, here's the Journey cover everyone's talking about -- we're now averaging about...
By Carly Carioli  |  August 07, 2009
From Sundance to the slammer: FSU founder-turned-filmmaker indicted on extortion charges by FBI

From Sundance to the slammer: FSU founder-turned-filmmaker indicted on extortion charges by FBI


Elgin James at Sundance in June, 2009. Photo via movieline.com.Last month Elgin Nathan James workshopped two Hollywood scripts at Sundance. On Monday, he was in...
By Carly Carioli  |  July 16, 2009


Santoro, Pat D., Blink 182 and WTF

Santoro, Pat D., Blink 182 and WTF


  Henry Santoro: 180 turns into a contentious debate over the merits of "hate' c...
By Charlie  |  May 26, 2009
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Interview: Monty Are I

Summer 2009 could be the defining moment of Monty Are I's decade-long musical endeavor. The sonic pride of Cranston West High are on the same label as the Killers and Fall Out Boy, and their big-league debut is due out this summer.
A shot at the 'big time'
By CHRIS CONTI  |  February 25, 2009
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The Big Hurt: Who charted?

In order to serve you better, I'll be taking an occasional look at the charts and giving a brief rundown of the week in pop.
Billboard's Hot Modern Rock Tracks
By DAVID THORPE  |  January 12, 2009
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Feel the music

I personally find it comforting that the current number-one single in the country has a chorus that goes "I'll gas up the jet for you tonight, and baby we can go wherever you like."
We may be the last generation to give tangible tunes for Christmas
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  December 08, 2008
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Offa my couch, Larroquette

In a video posted to his Web site, former Rolling Stone Ringo Starr has lovingly warned his fans to stop sending him fan mail.  
Foos fight McCain, Madonna pans Palin, Heart hearts Barack
By DAVID THORPE  |  October 24, 2008


Carlos Mencia, Robots vs. Dinosaurs, WTF and The Finisher!

Carlos Mencia, Robots vs. Dinosaurs, WTF and The Finisher!


Carlos Mencia phones in from flyover country, robots take on dinosaurs in a fight, we check the WTF Line and start some S with The...
By Charlie  |  October 17, 2008
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The Big Hurt: Rotten butter


John Lydon spreads it on thick. Plus, intrusive devices and CGI pissoirs
By DAVID THORPE  |  October 08, 2008

Crossword: ''On an axis''


From one end to the other
By MATT JONES  |  September 24, 2008
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The Big Hurt: Confessions of a band namer

Maybe you’ve never heard the name Harold Wells, but it’s a safe bet that you’re a fan of his handiwork.
The music industry’s best-kept secret speaks out
By DAVID THORPE  |  September 02, 2008
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Heart and soul

The Cranston-based quartet Penrose continues to impress, delivering a fervent set at Lupo’s last Friday. The crew has been busy since they swept two categories in this year’s Best Music Poll.
Penrose and friends bring the heat
By CHRIS CONTI  |  August 20, 2008


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’Round the outside

Although music isn’t necessarily getting more political in content these days, it does seem to be borrowing a trope from the political world.
The most popular artists in our BMP have indie roots
By MATT ASHARE  |  May 19, 2008
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The Big Hurt: Jammin’ with Nordstrom

“I am stoked to collaborate with Nordstrom,” said Fall Out Boy's Pete Wentz in a recent press release.
Living guy sells out; dead guy sells out; living guys die
By DAVID THORPE  |  April 01, 2008
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Chairmen of the boards

Not unlike Swedish, Tagalog, and Esperanto, music is a language, with its own conjugations and (lewdly) dangling participles.
Our critics pick the 14 producers with the fattest, meanest beats
By PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  October 18, 2007
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After-party

Don’t be surprised if you hear yourself shouting, “Rewind Selektah!”
The offical summer hip-hop remixes
By DOMINIQUE HENDELMAN  |  August 28, 2007
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Dead white females

Can you remember the last time you curled up under the covers with Marcel Proust’s I n Search of Lost Time ?
From Fall Out Boy to One Night in Paris , modern pop culture is what it is today thanks to 10 long-expired ladies
By SHARON STEEL  |  August 08, 2007


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Live Earth 2007

So you’re headed to a Live Earth gig somewhere, whether outside New York City or in a remote outpost in Antarctica.
Where to go, who to see, what to know — even if you don't have a ticket
By JEFF INGLIS  |  July 10, 2007

The 100 unsexiest men 2007: 100-91


These guys couldn't turn on a radio
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  April 13, 2007

Worst in breed: Music

Who are the unsexiest music men of 2007?
The 100 Unsexiest men 2007
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  April 12, 2007
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Never Too Late

Too Late the Hero’s tour kicked off in an auspicious way that can only happen to bands from northern climes.
Or, always Too Late (the Hero) — whichever implies they’re great
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  March 21, 2007