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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.
Mark Hoppus Of Blink-182 Sends A Message To Green Day And Billie Joe Armstrong: “I Wish Them Nothing But Health And Success”
Blink-182′s Mark Hoppus sends well wishes to Green Day and Billie Joe Armstrong, whose current stint in rehab has put his band’s tour plans on hold while he gets better.
In order to keep up momentum for their third and final chapter in the ¡Uno! ¡Dos! ¡Tre! album trilogy, Green Day are streaming ¡Dos! in its entirety a week ahead of its release.
Green Day’s Mike Dirnt On Canceling Voodoo Festival Appearance: “Canceling Shows Is Something We Rarely Do”
“Canceling shows is something we rarely do,” said Tré Cool. “We never want to let our fans down, and we are grateful for all of you being understanding during this time.”
CSI, CBS TV’s massive hit crime drama, will take advantage of several new Green Day tracks to “narrate” a few intense dialog-free action sequences on next Friday’s episode.