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  1. Irony in the UK: Sex Pistols singer says anarchy and rebellion is 'idiotic'Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago |

    ... as "the most idiotic thing" he's ever heard, a bold statement coming from the singer of the band who inspired Green Day. With a stunning imperviousness to contradiction, Mr. Rotten then goes on to acknowledge the homogeneous nature of the political ...


  2. Judge Rules for UCSD in Che Eviction ProceedingsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | NBC San Diego

    ... at the tiny venue with such high-profile acts as Nirvana, Jimmy Eat World, Billy Corgan, Bon Iver, Bright Eyes and Green Day -- before those acts had broken, of course. But the site of thousands of all-ages punk, metal, indie-rock and hip-hop shows ...


  3. On This Day in Music...October 21stRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | DC101

    ... that you're aware, let's talk about On This Day in Music! First we'll talk about October 21st, 1995 in Milwaukee. Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong decided to let it all hang out at the show they played, mooning the audience during the set. Well the ...


  4. Jersey City rockers raise the dead as music legends at cemetery benefit concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... concert and its after-party at the Lamp Post Bar and Grille: 1:30 p.m.: Gates open 2:40 p.m.: Bob Dylan 3:30 p.m.: Green Day - Performing Kerplunk 4:20 p.m.: Operation Ivy 5:10 p.m.: Janis Joplin 6 p.m.: Smashing Pumpkins 6:50 p.m.: Oasis 7:40 p.m.: ...


  5. BWW TV Exclusive: Backstage with Richard Ridge- Big Screen-Bound John Gallagher Jr.Read the original story

    Sunday Oct 19 |

    ... Spring Awakening, which earned him a Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Musical. He also played Johnny in Green Day 's Broadway musical, American Idiot, and Lee in the 2011 Broadway production of Jerusalem. He currently plays Jim Harp er in ...


  6. BWW Interviews: Tony Vincent of the Rocky Horror Show?Concert Version at Pioneer Theatre CompanyRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 19 |

    ... it as you leave the theater. Vincent's Broadway credits include "Rent," "Jesus Christ Superstar" (Judas), and " Green Day 's American Idiot" (St. Jimmy). He originated the role of Galileo Figaro in "Queen's We Will Rock You" (London's West End, Las ...


  7. Sting's 'The Last Ship' is tribute to his dad and hometownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | New York Daily News

    ... e Dance." Michael Esper, who plays Gideon, starred in another Broadway play with a pop connention - the staging of Green Day's "American Idiot." He finds this play "more varied, more complicated." It's also more naturalistic. Rather than


  8. W.Va. native Bill Withers among rock hall nomineesRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Marietta Times

    Six of the 15 nominees for the hall's Class of 2015 announced last week are on the ballot for the first time. Other new nominees include the punk trio Green Day, Sting and abrasive rockers Nine Inch Nails.


  9. Keep an eye on Bad Seed RisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 |

    ... when possible. Francheska defines her vocal style as adaptations from a combination of Billie Joe Armstrong from Green Day , Rage Against the Machine 's Zack de la Rocha. Slipknot has been a big influence on her and the entire band as well. ...


  10. Frank Whaley's 'Like Sunday, Like Rain' Acquired By Monterey MediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Deadline

    Monterey Media has acquired U.S. rights to Like Sunday, Like Rain , the indie drama written and directed by Frank Whaley and starring Leighton Meester and Green Day frontman Billy Joe Armstrong . The pic is coming off its premiere at the Raindance Film Festival.


  11. We Tested 5 Seconds of Summer's Pop-Punk ChopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Spin

    ... the perfect music for adolescence: mischievous, not dangerous. The California bands who revolutionized the genre (Green Day, the Descendents) were well into their mid-20s when they reached any real success, still singing the same sad, sophomoric ...


  12. When the Rock Hall noms came to Worcester aRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... The answer, it seems is a half-full cup: THE SHOE-INS It drives some hard-core punks crazy, but the mega-selling Green Day will almost certainly be inducted into the Rock Hall, and if you read columnist Scott McClennan's reviews in the Telegram & ...


  13. What Do You Think of Pharrella s Guy-Liner?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | InStyle

    Of course, his trademark mountie cap was part of his onstage ensemble, but the beauty element certainly added an unexpected touch. Guy-liner is nothing new - we've spotted the it on stars like Johnny Depp , Jared Leto , as well as Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day among many others in years past, and hair color brand Manic Panic even has an aptly-titled product for men who want to get in on the trend.


  14. Move over classic rock, make room for classic rapRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 |

    ... nto a touchstone of middle-age: Every so often, a cultural observer wakes up, checks his bald spot and wonders how Green Day or Smashing Pumpkins or some other band of his own youth got lumped in with Led Zeppelin and Aerosmith on the radio dial.


  15. See You ThereRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Art Voice

    Artvoice's weekly round-up of featured events, including our editor's pick for the week: New Found Glory , performing at the Town Ballroom on Tuesday, October 21. If you haven't already, be sure to check out our full events calendar on-line for complete event listings, a location guide to find your way about the city, restaurant reviews, and more. It's safe to say that much of modern pop-punk can be traced back to three bands: Green Day, Blink-182, and New Found Glory .


  16. The Scene: Yes and No votes for the Rock and Roll HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Colorado Daily

    ... still the choice band of every middle-school kid who asks, "what's a Led Zeppelin?" But, I simply can't see why Green Day should be immortalized with the best. I get that they are one of the biggest bands in all of rock 'n' roll worldwide, but I ...


  17. Green Day's 'American Idiot' Named Best Rock Album Of The 2000s [News]Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 |

    With their massively-successful 2004 effort " American Idiot ," punk rockers Green Day claimed the throne of Kerrang magazine's list of "50 Best Rock Albums of the 2000s." As the band's seventh studio effort, "American Idiot" sold over 15 million copies worldwide, charted in 27 countries, reaching No.


  18. The night Green Day played for $100 and other Euclid Tavern stories by Cleveland artist Derek HessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 |

    Green Day getting nominated for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Euclid Tavern getting ready to reopen might seem to have nothing in common with one another. At the other end of the spectrum .


  19. Green Day, Sting, Bill Withers among Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nomineesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | HeraldNet

    The punk trio Green Day, the short-lived British band The Smiths, 'Lean on Me' singer Bill Withers and Sting are among the first-time nominees for enshrinement in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Six of the 15 nominees for the hall's Class of 2015 announced Thursday are on the ballot for the first time.


  20. Mill Valley Film Festival sets attendance recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... Wayne Wang was here with chef Cecilia Chiang for a screening of his documentary about her, "Soul of a Banquet." Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong was in the theater for a screening of writer-director Frank Whaley's "Like Sunday, Like Rain." ...