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At this point, the only constant from album to album is the band’s dedication to ambition.

Fall Out Boy settles into an electronic-glossed pop groove on ‘Mania’

January 19th, 2018

At this point, the only constant from album to album is the band’s dedication to ambition.

  • Bassist Nate Brenner partners with leader Merrill Garbus for an approachable and dancey record.

  • “This record has very little insecurity. It was a blast to make, and it’s really fun to play live.”

  • It’s not like Ed Sheeran is gonna take us where BRMC can.

  • Anyone who discovered COC at the band’s popular height should be satisfied with this effective return to the familiar.

  • “Call Me Maybe” isn’t the only reason she should be on your radar.

  • As the singer approaches 50, his vocals remain a high point, his mix of throaty growls and raspy screams sounding near-perfect.

  • He’s done acid in Las Vegas, which he calls “a bad life decision.”

  • "There’s no way we could cover everything we have. It would have to be a three-and-a-half-hour show."

  • The Delta Bombers celebrate 10 years with the release of a new album.

  • She'll perform his classic concept album "In the Wee Small Hours" on Jan. 12.

  • Meet Child Support, Cordyceps, O Wildly and more.

  • Also high up on the bill for the SoCal desert fest: SZA, St. Vincent, Vince Staples, A Perfect Circle and Haim.

  • The band played 17 songs in 135 minutes and covered AC/DC, Alice Cooper and Queen.

  • The sound was lackluster, but the visuals were anything but.

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