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  1. a American Idola can be highway to the Great White WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    ... Idol's" inaugural season has appeared in eight musicals, including "Wicked," "Rent," "Romeo and Juliet" and Green Day's rock musical with a very similar title, "American Idiot." The Season 2 winner played Fats Waller in the 2008 national tour of ...

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  2. Pala Casino boasts full line up of free entertainmentRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Lake Elsinore Valley News

    ... First up on the tribute concert calendar is Green Today, a tribute band known for playing songs from rock band Green Day. The band will be performing at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 3. Belladonna, a tribute band known for playing the music of Stevie Nix ...

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  3. Like Sunday, Like Rain': Napa Valley ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Hollywood Reporter

    Frank Whaley's fourth feature co-stars Leighton Meester and Debra Messing, along with Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong A playful tone and passable performances can't overcome an unremarkable premise and predictable plotting in writer-director Frank Whaley's indie dramedy. Monterey Media's recent pick-up could help boost the film's performance on theatrical release next March, although better returns can probably be expected from home entertainment formats.

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  4. Paul McDonald adds second show to sold-out Huntsville date; Huntsville native talks...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Alabama Live

    ... of it. Sometimes I get nervous on both sides of it. [Laughs.] I read the first two albums you ever purchased were Green Day "Dookie" and Oasis "What's the Story Morning Glory?)." Which of those did you listen to last? You know what I went to a ...

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  5. CBGB: 10 Classic Moments That Helped Define the Birthplace...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Billboard

    ... The intentionally misspelled " Garbadge Man " was the band's first song to have a music video. What's bigger than Green Day playing their debut single "Longview" at CBGB, is the fact that apparently they weren't scheduled to perform that night. ...

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  6. The persistent pulse of Cumbia MachinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | San Diego CityBEAT

    Joaquin Hernandez has spent most of his adult life behind a drum set. As a teenager, he started playing in punk group Chicken Farm and opened for bands like The Dead Milkmen and Green Day.

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  7. 5 Seconds Of Summer: 5 Seconds Of Summer [Reviews]Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... a highly anticipated live album (" 5SOSLIVE ") have set the boys on the road to fame. The band named bands like Green Day , Blink-182 & All Time Low as their greatest influences. This has resulted in a brilliant collection of rock tracks with a pop ...

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  8. CUE & A: Beautiful's New "Gerry Goffin," Scott J....Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Playbill

    ... has a wide variety of incredible characterizations and the production values are so high. It might have been Green Day's "Dookie." I remember being able to browse a catalogue of CDs and send away for a bunch. Definitely had a punk music phase in my ...

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  9. 'School of Rock' Graduates to BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Billboard

    ... hit Cats ran at the Winter Garden for 18 years. Grammy-winning music producer Rob Cavallo , whose work with Green Day on the American Idiot album yielded a 2010 Broadway musical of the same name, has also signed on to the School of Rockcreative ...

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  10. Green Day One Of Six Artists To Be Inducted Into Rock And Roll Hall Of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | ContactMusic.com

    Esteemed musical institution the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced its class of 2015. The six musical acts to be inducted are: Green Day ; Bill Withers; Joan Jett & The Blackhearts; Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble; Lou Reed ; and the Paul Butterfield Blues Band.

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  11. Kids In The HallRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 20 | Entropical Paradise

    ... was on everyone's turntable. Or CD player. Or one of those newfangled Mp3 players. It was a pop record, and it got Green Day, from the East Bay, kicked out of the gritty punk enclave known as Gilman Street . I suppose that now that they have their ...

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  12. Sting joins show on BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | The Columbian

    ... and for every week he's in the play, I hope. And then we'll take it from there." The move isn't unprecedented. Green Day's frontman Billie Joe Armstrong made several onstage visits to his show "American Idiot." Sixteen-time Grammy winner Sting, born ...

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  13. 7 quibbles on 2015 Rock Hall selectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | The Columbian

    ... designed to question institutions, the acts' families should be proud. They did it. Chic still didn't get in, but Green Day did. The former helped build a sound that still resonates on the charts and has influenced generations. The latter ripped off ...

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  14. Critic beefs about Rock Hall selectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Erie Times News

    ... of a Cleveland institution that honors a music designed to question institutions. 1. Chic still didn't get in, but Green Day did. The former helped build a sound that still resonates on the charts and has influenced generations. The latter ripped ...

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  15. Sauro: Green Day, Joan Jett mark new generation of Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | RecordNET

    ... in terms. Rock 'n' roll erupted as a reaction to similar societal institutionalism, elitism and formality. Green Day, the East Bay trio that created the punk-pop template, then transcended it, was voted in during its first year of eligibility. ...

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  16. Joyce Manor and why emo's revival needs youRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Oregonian

    ... and edge reminds me most of the late '90s angst of bands such as the Promise Ring. One couldn't help hearing Green Day bassist Mike Dirnt's tone in Matt Ebert's low end, but Joyce Manor are too serious to be pop-punk, though their songs, as if ...

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  17. People: Lou Reed, Green Day, Stevie Ray Vaughan among Rock Hall inducteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Cape Cod Times

    Lou Reed, Green Day, Ringo Starr, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Joan Jett will be welcomed into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as part of the 2015 class of inductees along with influential blues bandleader Paul Butterfield, R&B singer-songwriter Bill Withers and, for the annual early influence inductee, doo-wop group the "5" Royales. The results lined up closely with the outcome of the latest round of fan voting, even though the millions of ballots cast by fans resulted in just a single vote for each of the top five vote-getters.

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  18. EXCLUSIVE: New Found Glory Relive MTV's '90s Rock Heyday...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | MTV

    ... the bands that graced MTV in the '90s, like Pearl Jam, Nirvana and future Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame inductees Green Day. "Those songs and those riffs and all that stuff definitely had a huge influence on me," he said. The video, in turn, followed ...

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  19. Green Day, Joan Jett, Stevie Ray Vaughan, more named as 2015 Rock Hall InducteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Examiner.com

    ... "5" Royales will receive an Early Influence award for their contributions which date back to 1954 in Cincinnati. Green Day, the punk rock trio from Oakland, CA in its first year of eligibility, is one of the youngest bands ever inducted with each ...

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  20. Green Day, Reed, Starr into rock hallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    The punk trio Green Day, poet of the New York underground Lou Reed and "Lean on Me" singer Bill Withers will lead a new class of inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next year. The hall announced Tuesday that it will also welcome Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, who famously sang about loving rock 'n' roll, and make Ringo Starr the fourth ex-Beatle enshrined as an individual.

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