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Fall Out Boy guitarist Joe Trohman has confirmed that he won't be joining the band on their upcoming tour—but it's for the best reason.

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As Upset reports, Trohman caught up with the Real Life Sci-Fi podcast to explain that his guitar tech will fill in for him during the band's upcoming U.K. tour because he and his wife are expecting their second child.

Massive congrats, Joe! 

Check out their forthcoming U.K. tour dates below.

Dates:
03/27 – Birmingham, UK @ Birmingham Arena
03/28 – Cardif, UK @ Motorpoint Arena
03/29 – Manchester, UK @ Manchester Arena
03/31 – London, UK @ The O2

Of course, the band recently announced their “Mania” U.S. tour, bringing Machine Gun Kelly along for the ride, with a bunch of other favorites for select dates: Gym Class Heroes, Every Time I Die, Against The Current, State Champs, L.I.F.T. and nothing,nowhere. (Plus Rise Against for their special hometown show at Wrigley Field.) 

Check out their upcoming U.S. tour dates below!

Dates:
08/29 – Uniondale, NY @ NYCB Live, Home of The Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
08/31 – Uncasville, CT @ Mohegan Sun Arena
09/01 – Hershey, PA @ Hersheypark Stadium
09/02 – Buffalo, NY @ KeyBank Center
09/04 – Newark, NJ @ Prudential Center
09/05 – Pittsburgh, PA @ PPG Paints Arena
09/06 – Grand Rapids, MI @ The Van Andel Arena
09/08 – Chicago, IL @ Wrigley Field
09/09 – Columbus, OH @ Nationwide Arena
09/11 – Nashville, TN @ Bridgestone Arena
09/12 – Louisville, KY @ KFC Yum! Center
09/14 – Greensboro, NC @ Greensboro Coliseum Complex
09/16 – Orlando, FL @ Amway Center
09/21 – Kansas City, MO @ Sprint Center
09/22 – Oklahoma City, OK @ Chesapeake Energy Center
09/23 – Austin, TX @ Frank Erwin Center
09/25 – El Paso, TX @ UTEP Don Haskins Center
09/26 – Tucson, AZ @ Tucson Arena
09/28 – Las Vegas, NV @ MGM Grand Garden Arena
09/29 – Anaheim, CA @ Honda Center
09/30 – San Jose, CA @ SAP Center
10/02 – Boise, ID @ Taco Bell Arena
10/03 – Salt Lake City, UT @ Vivint Smart Home Arena
10/05 – Lincoln, NE @ Pinnacle Bank Arena
10/06 – Des Moines, IA @ Wells Fargo Arena
10/07 – Indianapolis, IN @ Bankers Life Fieldhouse
10/09 – North Little Rock, AR @ Verizon Arena
10/10 – New Orleans, LA @ Smoothie King Center

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