Billie Joe Armstrong Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Billie Joe Armstrong.

Results 1 - 20 of 967 in Billie Joe Armstrong

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

    12 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    ... East Bay, California, released its debut EP 1,000 Hours back in April 1989. Green Day's lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong reacted by saying to Rolling Stone "The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has always held something for me because my heroes were in ...

    Comment?

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

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    ... 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 Gordon Sumner, drew on his ...

    Comment?

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

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    ... on sale Thursday. Green Day made it in the group's first year of eligibility. The Bay Area band led by Billie Joe Armstrong made the 1990s slackers anthem "Dookie" and hit a peak with the politically-themed concept disc "American Idiot" a decade ...

    Comment?

  4. New Day for a new generation in rockRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Iol.co.za

    The Rock group Green Day, from left: Mike Dirnt, Billie Joe Armstrong, and Tre Cool at the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards in Los Angeles on September 6, 2012. Latter-generation punks, Green Day, won spots in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on Tuesday, joining older legends in the band's first year of eligibility.

    Comment?

  5. Green Day, Reed joining rock hallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... on sale Thursday. Green Day made it in the group's first year of eligibility. The Bay Area band led by Billie Joe Armstrong made the 1990s slackers anthem "Dookie" and hit a peak with the politically-themed concept disc "American Idiot" a decade ...

    Comment?

  6. American idiots and the Rock and Roll Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... year he was surprised Joan Jett was not in the Hall, and lo and behold this year she makes the list. Billie Joe Armstrong should make the same speech for Pixies this year - as fast a car as Green Day is, the road they travel on was built by Black ...

    Comment?

  7. Green Day to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | National Ledger

    Green Day, Ringo Starr and Lou Reed are among the artists who will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next year. The 'Basket Case' hitmakers will be enshrined at the 30th annual induction ceremony at Cleveland's Public Hall in Ohio on April 18, 2015 and frontman Billie Joe Armstrong, 42, admitted he ''had to go for a walk'' when he first heard the news.

    Comment?

  8. Green Day heads list of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inducteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Globe and Mail

    ... the band's combination of energetic guitar chords and raw lyrics that often reflected front-man Billie Joe Armstrong's social anxieties. The Northern California band scored a worldwide commercial breakthrough four years later with Dookie despite the ...

    Comment?

  9. Green Day, Lou Reed, Withers Ringo Starr make it to rock hallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The China Post

    ... on sale Thursday. Green Day made it in the group's first year of eligibility. The Bay Area band led by Billie Joe Armstrong made the 1990s slackers anthem "Dookie" and hit a peak with the politically themed concept disc "American Idiot" a decade ...

    Comment?

  10. Green Day headed for Rock Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Green Day lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong performs in concert at the Greek Theater in Berkeley, Calif., on Tuesday, April 16, 2013. The multiplatinum act, which rose out of the East Bay punk scene to become one of the world's biggest bands, was widely seen as an absolute lock for induction in its first year of eligibility.

    Comment?

  11. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame New Inductees Include Green DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | News Max

    ... 18, the Hall of Fame announced. "I had to go for a walk when I heard the news," Green Day front man Billie Joe Armstrong told Rolling Stone magazine . "We're in incredible company and I'm still trying to make sense of this. The Rock and Roll Hall of ...

    Comment?

  12. Green Day, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts Among 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame InducteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WCTO-FM Lehigh Valley

    ... in its first year of eligibility. "I had to go for a walk when I heard the news," Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong tells Rolling Stone . "We're in incredible company and I'm still trying to make sense of this. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ...

    Comment?

  13. 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: 11 interesting facts about this year's inducteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | PennLive.com

    ... selling single, "Good Riddance (Time of Your Life)," appeared on the band's fifth album, "Nimrod." But Billie Joe Armstrong wrote the song in 1990. It sat around for several years before the group decided to release it. The same goes for "Wake Me Up ...

    Comment?

  14. Green Day Frontman On Rock Hall Induction: 'It's Just Incredible' [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Speaking with Rolling Stone , Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong has reacted to the band's upcoming induction to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame . Describing the news of the induction, Armstrong noted that he and his band mates are " all in a surreal state right now ."

    Comment?

  15. Green Day, Reed to be inducted into rock hallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Recordpub.com

    ... as an individual. Green Day made it in the group's first year of eligibility. The Bay Area band led by Billie Joe Armstrong made the 1990s slackers anthem "Dookie" and hit a peak with the politically-themed concept disc "American Idiot" a decade ...

    Comment?

  16. Rock Hall of Fame: Meet the 2015 classRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    ... and Roll Hall of Fame has always held something for me because my heroes were in there," Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong told Rolling Stone. When he heard the news that the band's being inducted, "I had to go for a walk," Armstrong continued. "I ...

    Comment?

  17. Green Day, Lou Reed leading Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame additionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | PanArmenian Network

    ... coveted list of famous bands. "I had to go for a walk when I heard the news," said Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong. "We're in incredible company and I'm still trying to make sense of this. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has always held ...

    Comment?

  18. Green Day, Joan Jett will have to carry the Hall of Fame ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... Green Day will be the marquee name and the biggest draw at the Cleveland ceremony. The band led by Billie Joe Armstrong, which elevated pop-punk to arenas and onto Broadway, also will be the most debated entry, as the trio gets in the door before a ...

    Comment?

  19. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Announces Newest MembersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... debut album back in 1989, Green Day joins the big leagues in its first year of eligibility. Lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong says he's floored by the news. A sentiment shared by fellow rock star Joan Jett who says it's going to take some time before ...

    Comment?

  20. Green Day join Rock and Roll Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... the band's combination of energetic guitar chords and raw lyrics that often reflected frontman Billie Joe Armstrong's social anxieties. The Northern California band scored a worldwide commercial breakthrough four years later with Dookie despite the ...

    Comment?