Pete Wentz

  1. Morning Fix: Amazon's Licensing Approach Could be Digital Music's Future; Twitter COO Resigns; Katy Perry and Staples 'Make Roar Happen'

    June 13, 2014 8:45 AM EDT Get the Morning Fix Delivered To Your Inbox HERE WHY AMAZON'S APPROACH TO LICENSING COULD BE THE FUTURE OF DIGITAL MUSIC Even though the just-launched Amazon Music Price is receiving some criticism, it hints at a future with different types o ...

  2. Fall Out Boy's Pete Wentz Relaunching Decaydance Label as DCD2

    June 12, 2014 11:00 AM EDT Pete Wentz of Fall Out Boy has announced he will relaunch his record label Decaydance later this month as DCD2.  Related Articles VH1 Books Janelle Monae, J. Cole, Fall Out Boy and More for Six NYC Super Bowl Concerts Bubbling Under: Panic! at the ...

  3. The Replacements 'Respectfully Pass' on Your Media Request; Stanley Cup's Fall Out Boy Cameo at Riot Fest (Backbeat)

    September 16, 2013 5:55 PM EDT The Replacements played Chicago's Riot Fest this past weekend, marking just their second performance in 22 years. Western Promotions founder Heather West , who ran public and press relations for the fest, describes the media onslaught for ...

  4. Backbeat: Carly Rae Jepsen Hangs With Cody Simpson, Scooter Braun, Interscope Execs At Album Launch Party

    September 26, 2012 11:45 AM EDT Carly Rae Jepsen signs autographs for fans outside the event. (Photo: Nicole Pajer) Carly Rae Jepsen celebrated the release of Kiss last Thursday with family and industry friends at her West Hollywood release party. The paparazzi swarmed outside o ...

  5. 'Opening Act' on E! Connects YouTube To Real World

    July 11, 2012 5:50 PM EDT In a new E! series, an 'Idol' bigwig connects YouTube acts with concert stars In the premiere episode of E!'s new reality show, "Opening Act," a 21-year-old singer/songwriter was plucked from a Dallas suburb to open a Rod ...

  6. @MIDEM: Pete Wentz On Fans And Social Media

    January 23, 2010 12:00 AM EST Pete Wentz of Fall Out Boy took part in an entertaining keynote conversation at MidemNet in Cannes, where he described the evolving music industry as "like the Wild West." Wentz and Gina Bianchini, CEO of social network Ning, took part i ...

  7. @CES: Pete Wentz, Pat Monahan Among Artists Onboard With Gracenote

    January 08, 2010 12:00 AM EST A number of artists have teamed up with Gracenote to lend their voices to the company's CarStars personalized in-car entertainment system. Fall Out Boy's Pete Wentz, Train's Pat Monahan, Cartel's Will Pugh and Cobra Starship� ...

  8. Pete Wentz Onboard For Mobile Entertainment Live Keynote

    July 29, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Billboard has added Fall Out Boy founder, bassist and lyricist Pete Wentz as a keynote speaker at the Mobile Entertainment Live conference in October. In an on-stage interview with Billboard editorial director Bill Werde, Wentz will discuss how to ...

  9. Rapper Tyga Tests Solo Waters With 'No Introduction'

    March 26, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Having worked with Fall Out Boy, Gym Class Heroes and Lil' Wayne, 18-year-old West Coast rapper Tyga will test the solo waters with his album debut, "No Introduction." The Compton, Calif., native is signed to Fall Out Boy Pete Wentz ...

  10. Wentz To Create Clothing Line For Nordstrom

    March 19, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz will create an exclusive line of graphic t-shirts, hooded sweatshirts, and denim for clothing store chain Nordstrom. The line will be produced for Nordstrom's BP. juniors department and will be an extension of ...

  11. 'Personal Issues' Upend Fall Out Boy Tour

    April 06, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Fall Out Boy has postponed the start of its stint on the Honda Civic Tour due to undisclosed "personal issues." The trek was to begin April 18 in Charlotte, N.C., but has now been pushed back to May 11 in Denver. The lone date that has b ...