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Boys Like Girls Bring A Double Dose Of Nostalgia On “The Outside”

Boys Like Girls Summer 2023
[Photo by: Matty Vogel]

From the jump, it’s obvious that Boys Like Girls have given us the soundtrack of our summer with their infectious new single “The Outside.” Marking their third new release of the year, “The Outside” is a vibrant masterpiece bursting with colorfully layered choruses and a double dose of nostalgia, instantly transporting you back to unforgettable summer nights with friends.

The music video opens with a rush of memories, showcasing throwback videos of the band during their energetic performances and behind-the-scenes antics. As the group’s signature melodies kick in, fans are whisked away to a world that is both familiar and fresh that showcases Boys Like Girls as a dominating figure in the pop-punk scene.

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The visuals intermingle candid visuals of the band during their carefree moments on tour, sharing laughter and camaraderie. These glimpses into their lives on the road create a sense of intimacy, allowing fans to feel a personal connection with the band.

In a post introducing the new track, the band shares, “For anyone who has ever felt like an outsider, or worried they’ll never find somewhere they belong – know we’re out here with you. this is an anthem for those who do things a little differently. this is THE OUTSIDE.”

“The Outside” is a feel-good anthem that embodies the essence of summertime, inspiring listeners to embrace adventure and seize the moment. The catchy chorus and upbeat rhythm immediately elicit a sense of joy and nostalgia, evoking memories of carefree days spent with friends at concerts and summer festivals. Check out Boys Like Girls’ new single “The Outside” below. 

Marking their first official tour run since 2016, Boys Like Girls are eagerly preparing for The Speaking Our Language Tour with States Champs and LØLØ joining the pop-punk juggernauts for the entirety of the tour. Additionally, each night the group will welcome special guests to the tour, including Four Year Strong, Max Bemis, 3OH!3, The Ready Set, The Summer Set, Every Avenue, and SayWeCanFly. Tickets for The Speaking Our Language Tour are available here and you can check out the band’s full tour schedule below.

Tour Dates:

  • Sept. 17—Charlotte, NC @ The Filmore Charlotte*
  • Sept. 18—Nashville, TN @ Brooklyn Bowl*
  • Sept. 19—Atlanta, GA @ Tabernacle*
  • Sept. 21—New Orleans, LA @ The Filmore New Orleans*
  • Sept. 23—Ft. Lauderdale, FL @ Revolution*
  • Sept. 24—Lake Buena Vista, FL @ House of Blues Orlando*
  • Sept. 26—Austin, TX @ Stubb’s Waller Creek Amphitheater*
  • Sept. 27—Houston, TX @ Bayou Music Center*
  • Sept. 28—Irving, TX @ The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory*x
  • Sept. 30—Phoenix, AZ @ The Van Buren^
  • Oct. 1—Los Angeles, CA @ Hollywood Palladium^+
  • Oct. 2—Las Vegas, NV @ House of Blues Las Vegas^+
  • Oct. 4—San Diego, CA @ Soma^
  • Oct. 6—San Francisco, CA @ The Masonic#
  • Oct. 8—Portland, OR @ Crystal Ballroom#
  • Oct. 10—Vancouver, BC @ Commodore Ballroom#
  • Oct. 11—Seattle, WA @ Paramount Theatre#
  • Oct. 13—Salt Lake City, UT @ The Depot#
  • Oct. 14—Denver, CO @ Fillmore Auditorium#
  • Oct. 16—Minneapolis, MN @ The Fillmore Minneapolis#
  • Oct. 18—Madison, WI @ The Sylvee#
  • Oct. 19—Chicago, IL @ Byline Bank Aragon Ballroom#
  • Oct. 21—Cleveland, OH @ House of Blues Cleveland#-
  • Oct. 22—Detroit, MI @ The Fillmore Detroit#-
  • Oct. 23—Pittsburgh, PA @ Roxan Theatre#
  • Oct. 24—Toronto, ON @ History#$
  • Oct. 26—Boston, MA @ MGM Music Hall At Fenway#
  • Oct. 27—New York, NY @ Hammerstein Ballroom#
  • Oct. 30—Philadelphia, PA @ The Fillmore Philadelphia#
  • Oct. 31—Silver Spring, MD @ The Fillmore Silver Spring#
  • Nov. 1—Raleigh, NC @ The Ritz#

*With Four Year Strong as support.
xWith Max Bemis as support.
^With 3OH!3 as support.
+With The Ready Set as support.
#With The Summer Set as support.
-With Every Avenue as support.
$With SayWeCanFly as support.

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