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Panic! At The Disco

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  • Formed: Las Vegas, NV
  • Years Active: 2000s
  • Website: panicatthedisco.com
  • Recent Activity: 11.20.14 It’s on! The holiday merch is now available including the handy mug only 300 of you will get to sip out of daily. http://t.co/mZzGq1lPcr
  • Panic! At The Disco

  • Panic! At The Disco

  • Panic! At The Disco

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Biography All Music GuideWikipedia

All Music Guide:

The members of Panic! At the Disco had barely graduated high school when their full-length debut, A Fever You Can't Sweat Out, transformed the suburban Las Vegas teens into national emo-pop stars. The band had materialized several years earlier, when friends Spencer Smith (drums) and Ryan Ross (guitar) began covering blink-182 tunes together. After tiring of playing another group's material, they recruited two additional classmates, guitar/vocalist Brendon Urie and bassist Brent Wilson, and the newly formed quartet decided to model its name after a line in Name Taken's "Panic." Crafting pop-influenced songs with theatrical touches, quirky techno beats, and perceptive lyrics, Panic! at the Disco posted several demos online that caught the attention of Decaydance Records, the Fueled by Ramen imprint headed by Fall Out Boy's Pete Wentz. Even though Panic! At the Disco had yet to play a live show, they subsequently became the first band signed to Wentz's label.

With their record scheduled for release in September 2005, Panic! At the Disco joined the successful Nintendo Fusion Tour and hit the road alongside Fall Out Boy, Motion City Soundtrack, Boys Night Out, and the Starting Line. The band continued touring into early 2006, while its single "I Write Sins Not Tragedies" found its way onto MTV and the Billboard Top 40. Proving to be a popular lineup, the Nintendo tour consistently sold out venues across the country. Wilson was fired from the group mid-year; undaunted, Panic! pressed on with their friend Jon Walker on board for a full summer tour that culminated with appearances at the Lollapalooza, Reading, and Leeds festivals. The guys picked up a Video of the Year award at MTV's annual VMA ceremony, beating out heavy hitters like Madonna and the Red Hot Chili Peppers, and a collector's box set version of Fever (featuring random Panic! paraphernalia and a DVD) came out just in time for the 2006 holiday season.

After additional tour dates, the bandmembers announced that they were eliminating the exclamation point from their name, a sign that seemed to foreshadow the mature, less emo-driven rock featured on Pretty. Odd. Released in March 2008, the sophomore album peaked at number two in the U.S. and showcased an evolving band whose tastes had grown to encompass the Beatles' psychedelic pop. The group supported the album with another round of shows, one of which was captured on the CD/DVD release ...Live in Chicago. The group took a hit in June 2009, though, when Walker and Ross left the lineup in order to form their own band, the Young Veins. Urie and Smith soldiered in the studio as a duo, though they did fill the holes in their touring lineup with Ian Crawford and Dallon Weekes. In 2011 the band released their third studio album, Vices & Virtues, and by 2013, Weekes had joined them full-time ahead of a planned October release of the Las Vegas-themed, Too Weird to Live, Too Rare to Die!

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Activity

  • 11.20.14 It’s on! The holiday merch is now available including the handy mug only 300 of you will get to sip out of daily. http://t.co/mZzGq1lPcr
  • 11.20.14 Sale! For a short time “Too Weird To Live, Too Weird To Die!” is only $7.99 & the singles are $0.69 on @iTunesMusic http://t.co/b2jjkqzLnL
  • 11.19.14 Jingle bells! Jingle balls! Holiday merch goes on sale tomorrow at 4pm EST, mugs/ornaments limited to 300 apiece http://t.co/mZzGq1lPcr
  • 11.13.14 Next time you're at a @hottopic keep an eye out for an exclusive Panic merch item! You can get it online too http://t.co/cGOuGxMjhN
  • 11.12.14 Fire! Breakdancing! Madness! Danish People! You can find all this & more in @newpolitics new video http://t.co/EsrMfVFVda #EverywhereIGo
  • 11.11.14 Ello @Gizmodo. You posted about our cover of @QueenWillRock’s “Bohemian Rhapsody”. Why thank you http://t.co/vYyFQ5fDnX
  • 10.31.14 RT @panicinvegas: Version 1.1 is now live on iOS! There are bug fixes including the pesky one on Level 78 and Level 44...download here http…
  • 10.31.14 This is Halloween. This is Halloween. Halloween. Halloween. #fbf https://t.co/RtNQKaqCId
  • 10.31.14 This is Halloween. This is Halloween. Halloween. Halloween. #fbf http://t.co/wR1SF0eAX5
  • 10.30.14 If you missed us playing on @YahooOnTheRoad last night we’re no longer friends. JK but you can watch here we had fun http://t.co/xZxqShVN3U
  • 10.29.14 Do you miss us? Watch us on play live from Phoenix courtesy of @YahooOnTheRoad TONIGHT at 8pm PST / 11pm EST here http://t.co/q4RAj4fgv3
  • 10.29.14 Got to hang out @fender today. #Strat60 @fenderbilly #fenderhq http://t.co/wbTBHo0zWJ