AbsolutePunk.net
   Username
Password
Fall Out Boy News
Hint: Have a news tip? Submit us news.
Fall Out Boy
Inside AP.net

FOB Among Top Concert Money Makers

Posted by: Katie Schmitz (07/29/06)
Fall Out Boy grossed about $9.8 million so far this year in concert sales.
MessageThe emergence of Fall Out Boy is good news for an industry needing new headliners. "We're very excited how the FOB tour went," Fall Out Boy manager Bob McLynn says. "They've built it from the ground up. Kind of surreal to see the same little band selling out all these arenas."
 
Displaying posts 1 - 15 of 48.
06:33 AM on 07/29/06
#2
agent00013
The pain reminds us
Offline
User Info.
agent00013's Avatar
That's freakin' amazing.
07:02 AM on 07/29/06
#3
the.music.life.
Registered User
Offline
User Info.
No Avatar Selected
thats pretty fucking awesome
07:16 AM on 07/29/06
#4
an0n
josh.hofer
Offline
User Info.
an0n's Avatar
wowsah, well done...
07:27 AM on 07/29/06
#5
[Brendan]
Jesus is my ride home.
Offline
User Info.
[Brendan]'s Avatar
Jesus I bet even William Shatner failed to make that much money last year. Good job Fob.
07:36 AM on 07/29/06
#6
McSavah
the heart is a risky fuel to burn
Offline
User Info.
McSavah's Avatar
Wow, good job.
07:53 AM on 07/29/06
#7
blimpcityhero11
Registered Fraud
Online
User Info.
blimpcityhero11's Avatar
That's pretty amazing...I'm still in shock considering just over a year ago I was seeing them at House of Blues with a couple hundred people, but now you see them selling out arenas and amphitheaters.
08:11 AM on 07/29/06
#8
black rose
Nemo Nisi Mors
Offline
User Info.
black rose's Avatar
Originally Posted by blimpcityhero11
That's pretty amazing...I'm still in shock considering just over a year ago I was seeing them at House of Blues with a couple hundred people, but now you see them selling out arenas and amphitheaters.
i know what you mean. i saw them at a pretty small place here in st. louis for the nintendo fusion tour.
08:17 AM on 07/29/06
#9
myaimistruex3
what about everything?
Offline
User Info.
myaimistruex3's Avatar
thats insane.
i'm happy for them, they're supposedly nice guys, and they really did build from the ground up.
good job FOB.
08:19 AM on 07/29/06
Alex DiVincenzo
www.alexislegend.com
Offline
User Info.
Alex DiVincenzo's Avatar
Cool, good for them.
08:30 AM on 07/29/06
GQMike of TSPR
Maximedia Studios
Offline
User Info.
GQMike of TSPR's Avatar
SELLOUTS! No... literally, to make that kinda dough, you have to have sellouts. :)
08:40 AM on 07/29/06
Nate_RAWKS
Bring it back Old School
Offline
User Info.
Nate_RAWKS's Avatar
Wow that's a boat load of cash. I wonder how much they actually get from that total.... and i'm sure merch sales are seperate also, so i bet they made a pretty penny off that considering every twelve year old girl in town wants a FOB tee when they go to the show.

OMG! FOB! :dry:
08:46 AM on 07/29/06
bjam12
Not this year
Offline
User Info.
bjam12's Avatar
Amazing.
08:50 AM on 07/29/06
AloneInTheDark
Charmingly Awkward
Offline
User Info.
AloneInTheDark's Avatar
Maybe I should go on tour.
08:58 AM on 07/29/06
TheKill99
Self Destruct
Offline
User Info.
No Avatar Selected
I saw them at the Pirates Cove in Cleveland and the Nyabhighi in Youngstown. Pretty much two hole in the whole bars. That's insane
Options
Related News Stories
Buy the Music

NEWS, MUSIC & MORE
Search News
Release Dates
Exclusives
Best New Music
Submit News
CONNECT
Forums
Contests
RSS
Mobile Version
Banners, Flyers, Widgets
HIDDEN TREASURES
Free Music
Video News
Sports Forum
AP.net Related News
Recommendations
INFORMATION
FAQ
Contact Us
Copyright Policy
Terms of Service
Privacy Policy
FOLLOW
Twitter | Facebook
PropertyOfZack
PunkNews.org
UnderTheGun
Chorus.fm