INDIANAPOLIS — What is the status of
“We just put out a mixtape and have a couple remixes on the way,” said Wentz, taking a break from deejaying
Black Cards performed at the opening of Wentz's club, Angels & Kings, in the Hard Rock Hotel a little more than a year ago, and at
As for Rexha, Wentz isn't sure if she will pursue a solo career but did reiterate that the breakup was a "mutual decision."
"Everybody always says that, but it was a mutual thing," Wentz said. "There's no bad blood. We're homies still."
In addition to the break-up of the successful Fall Out Boy in 2010, Wentz also went through a public divorce last February with pop star Ashlee Simpson. The couple has a three-year old son together.
"I feel like it's been 10 months or a year that I haven't really reacted to the stuff happening in my life," Wentz said. "So I think the stuff I've been writing lately will be my first chance to be vocal about it.
"I feel like I'm at a point in life where I'm genuinely happy. I think before there was a lot of turmoil. I was trying to figure myself out. I think 'Pete Wentz,' as an idea at the time, was pretty toxic. It was hard for my friends to be around me. It was hard for me to be creative with people. But now I'm excited to be in the studio again with people. I'm no longer in a dark place, which is great."
Heads up: Billy Eichner is currently in his first season of hosting Funny or Die’s “Billy on the Street” on Fuse, but the Northwestern alum and a camera crew were on a separate piece of business when they interviewed celebs at
Fallen hero: "Stereo Hearts" band Gym Class Heroes said it canceled several of its tour dates last November, including a stop at the House of Blues, because frontman Travie McCoy was sick, but didn't elaborate at the time. Asked about the cancelation before Gym Class performed at Rolling Stone's Bacardi Bash, McCoy told me he came down with Duodenitis, a swelling in the duodenum (the upper segment of the small intestine). "I never heard of it until it actually happened," McCoy said. Gym Class has yet to reschedule the Chicago date but will perform at the NIU Convocation Center in DeKalb Friday.
Sweet memories: Former
Super Bowl sightings: The Bears’ Devin Hester and Charles Tillman hung out separately at