Ride the purple wave all the way to the MANIA tour. Fall Out Boy are packing up their skeletal skulls, royal milk tea and friend Wilson to embark on their second time lucky round of shows, after having an album meltdown around the lustreless LP’s intended record release. Deemed as “It doesn’t sound like Fall Out Boy” by front-facing Patrick Stump, subsequently having no full-bodied MANIA for the twenty date…

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The best British video of the year nominee was blatantly the best at the Brits. One Direction renegades Harry Styles and Liam Payne dominated the award picks for the modern hiatus Boyband entity, with Payne topping the list with a pair of acknowledgements being best British single and best British video of the year followed by Styles’ singular nod, the latter of Payne’s. Nevertheless in true eclectic rockstar fashion, the…

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Hardcore, stans and superior fans are the fire starters of fall outs in fandoms. Carefully collated groups within society, influenced by a franchise, novel or in the music marketplace an artist has a legion of almighty following that have the power to make, break or completely change a musicians career. Commercialisation is the currency to sell music in the modern day and as artists are evolving with the times, fan…

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Music is the soundtrack of your life. In the epoch of The Greatest Showman soundtracks insanity success which spent a month in the top spot, with the motion pictures music deemed as elevating anthems with a flurry of fun lyrics like “The brightest colours fill my head/ A million dreams are keeping me awake” lead to a magnificent modern pop sound oppose to the films historically musical moments. It seems…

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Fall Out Boy have had a glow up despite their music midlife crisis MANIA managed to show. Taking to The Late Late Show stateside to perform the lavish Latin ‘Hold Me Tight Or Don’t’ and the ‘Sugar, We’re Goin Down’ singers looked like they were being held tightly by the day of the dead spirits, with restrictive rocking and spiritless singing summing up this soulless showcase. The Chicago chimers contribution…

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