At this year’s Billboard Music Awards, Pop Shop editor Jason Lipshutz caught up with Fall Out Boy to ask them about their devotees.
“They’ve stuck with us when we’ve done some weird songs,” bassist Pete Wentz says, perhaps referencing the sample-heavy nature of this year’s American Beauty/American Psycho, or maybe 2013’s hardcore-influenced EP, PAX AM Days, which does sound pretty weird compared to their recent output. Whatever the case, Wentz knows the #OvercastKids have stuck with FOB through one hiatus and many creative about-faces. He respects the hustle.
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