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With our series ‘Not Fade Away,’ we take a look at the legacy of some of the greatest albums of the past few decades. Today we look at Green Day’s gigantic breakthrough ‘Dookie,’ which turned 20 this week.
This year it seemed like the words “And the GRAMMY goes too” were hardly uttered during the night’s live broadcast, leaving plenty of room for the performances, which there were 20 of. All of which we ranked.
The GRAMMYs may only be two days away, but they’re not quite yet done announcing the big night’s performers.
Looking for the ultimate gift for the Punk Rock lover in your life? How about picking up Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong’s vintage BMW.
Billie Joe Armstrong made a country record, and no one is more surprised about this than the Green Day frontman himself.
Recorded over just nine days at a Manhattan recording studio with a small clutch of musicians, the album features a slew of country music standards by the likes of Tex Ritter and Gene Autry.
The Green Day singer took to his Instagram account to roast the k-pop superstar, with his fans wholeheartedly agreeing with the sentiment.
Now that Peter Murphy of ‘80s goth heroes Bauhaus has been arrested on charges of alleged DUI, hit and run as well as narcotics possession (charges to which he’s pleaded not guilty), the singer has joined the fraternity of rock stars who boast mug shots among their press shots. Combing arrest reports, we’ve collected ten of the most famous, notorious and just plain bizarre rock star mug shots of the modern era.
No stranger to the theater, Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong will pen new songs for a Yale Repertory Theater production premiering next year. The new musical, These Paper Bullets, is a rock and roll update of Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing.
After Green Day was forced to cancel a slew of appearances when frontman Billie Joe Armstrong checked into rehab back in September following an onstage meltdown in Vegas, the band has announced their imminent return with a string of 2013 tour dates and a message from Armstrong himself to the fans.