When Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz launched his label Decaydance back in 2005, it seemed like just another rock-star novelty project, but after signing acts that would go on to multiplatinum success, including Panic! at the Disco, Gym Class Heroes (and its frontman Travie McCoy), and Tyga, it became clear that it was more than a vanity imprint.
After taking a few years off from the label during Fall Out Boy’s hiatus, Wentz is relaunching it under a new name, DCD2 Records, and a roster that includes recent signees LOLO and New Politics.
He got on the phone with EW this week to talk about why he’s doing it and where it’s all heading. READ FULL STORY