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  1. BWW Reviews: American Idiot Blows the Roof off The VortexRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... AMERICAN IDIOT is based on Green Day 's concept album of the same name with music by the band, book by Billie Joe Armstrong & Michael Mayer , and lyrics by Billie Joe Armstrong , so the experience is meant to come with a fair amount of grittiness. ...

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  2. Dream of the '90s Was Alive with Torres at the EntryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | City Pages

    ... where Scott and her guitarist cut curt little riffs that bop with their pogo dance, it hit me -- Billie Joe Armstrong. Here's an artist who, on her monument of a sophomore album, set out to voice a deity , and here I was listening as she devours the ...

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  3. Phoenix Theatre of Indianapolis' American Idiot to Open 6/4Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... title track, American Idiot features the music of Green Day and the lyrics of its lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong. This is Bryan Fonseca's 32nd season as the founding Producing Director of the Phoenix Theatre. He has played a leading role in ...

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  4. Stage Tube Exclusive: Alec Cyganowski and Lindsay Pearce Perform...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... they struggle to find meaning in a post 9/11 world. Conceived by Michael Mayer and Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong , this high-octane show features every song from the album, including "Boulevard of Broken Dreams," "Wake Me Up When September ...

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  5. Green Day Play Secret Gig At Venue That Once Banned Them For Signing To Major Label [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... marks the second time that they have defied the ban. They also performed at the club in 2001. Frontman Billie Joe Armstrong recently announced that he was writing songs for the band's as-yet-untitled 12th studio album. "Their recent show marks the ...

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  6. Re: Did Punk Break? Green Day Played Gilman Last NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | East Bay Express

    "So the last time we played here was September 6th, 1993," announced Billie Joe Armstrong. He was on stage at storied Berkeley venue 924 Gilman Street , flanked by Mike Dirnt, Tre Cool, Jason White, and Jason Freese.

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  7. Watch: Green Day performs at 924 Gilman StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... and began blasting through such songs as "Basket Case." CLEVELAND, OH - APRIL 18: Inductees Tre Cool, Billie Joe Armstrong and Mike Dirnt of Green Day speak onstage during the 30th Annual Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony at Public Hall ...

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  8. Doting mother Selma Blair works off-duty style in baggy jumper and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Daily Mail

    ... large aviator shades and accessorised with gold bangles and a matching pendant. Green Day's frontman Billie Joe Armstrong will write and perform songs in the musical that features Selma opposite Fred Armisen and Judy Greer. And she also received the ...

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  9. Photo Flash: glory|struck's Immersive American Idiot Begins Tonight in laRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... they struggle to find meaning in a post 9/11 world. Conceived by Michael Mayer and Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong , this high-octane show features every song from the album, including "Boulevard of Broken Dreams," "Wake Me Up When September ...

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  10. Holden's iPod: A Catcher In the Rye PlaylistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Houston Press

    ... by the book... as well as more unpleasant things. Green Day, "Who Wrote Holden Caufield?": I'll let Billie Joe Armstrong himself tell this one, since Catcher in the Rye is his favorite book... "It's a song about forgetting what you're going to say," ...

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  11. Always on mummy duty! Selma Blair enjoys day out with her adorable...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Daily Mail

    ... who throws a lavish bash on his 40th birthday and revisits his punk-rock past. Green Day's frontman Billie Joe Armstrong will write and perform songs in the musical that features Selma opposite Fred Armisen and Judy Greer. Busy: The Cruel Intentions ...

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  12. Selma Blair to Play Kris Jenner on FX's 'American Crime Story'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | ContactMusic.com

    ... years apart when one is diagnosed with terminal cancer. She will also star opposite Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong in ' Geezer' , a comedy about an aging punk rocker who attempts to cope with life after the career he loved.

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  13. DOMA Theatre Company to rock MET Theatre with 'Green Day's American Idiot'Read the original story

    Sunday May 10 | PR Log

    ... winner for best musical show album, American Idiot features music and lyrics by Green Day's lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong and a book by Armstrong and Michael Mayer . Songs include chart toppers "Boulevard of Broken Dreams," "21 Guns," "Wake Me Up ...

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  14. Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with Immersive American Idiot in laRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... assistant choreographers Erik Hall and Dominic Masta. Conceived by Michael Mayer and Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong , this high-octane show features every song from the album, including "Boulevard of Broken Dreams," "Wake Me Up When ...

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  15. Rock Band 4 Rewards Singers for Awesome ImprovRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | IGN

    ... Green Day's "Bullet in a Bible" is one of my favorite live records, and I love the vibrato singer Billie Joe Armstrong gives to lyrics that have a consistent pitch on an album. In certain songs, pitch I know intimately drops lower, sails higher, or ...

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  16. Monday Entertainment Buzz: Green Day taking it slow on new album,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | MassLive.com

    Green Day is not looking to capitalize on their recent induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with a quickie album. Frontman Billie Joe Armstrong told Rolling Stone he wants the music "to come from a real place and be inspired, not just because we got honored or anything like that."

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  17. American Idiot - The Musical - Amelia Lily stars at the Arts TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | IndieLondon

    The Musical features the music of Green Day with lyrics by lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong, and book by Billie Joe Armstrong and Michael Mayer. The production is directed and choreographed by Racky Plews, with sound by Chris Whybrow, design by Sara Perks and lighting by Tim Deiling.

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  18. Ringo Starr Rehearses with Paul McCartney, Green Day in New Video...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | WIMZ-FM Knoxville

    ... drummer Tre Cool then suggests, "We could be Gringo Day," which gets a rousing response from Starr and Billie Joe Armstrong . The video also shows Ringo hanging out with various other music luminaries, including fellow inductees Joan Jett and Bill ...

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  19. Happy 2015 RIP Video Birthday to the Awesome Link Wray and Bassist Mike Dirnt of Green DayRead the original story

    Saturday May 2 | Aquarius Papers

    ... If you want to check out his fantastic bass playing, please go to Happy 2015 Video Birthday to Aquarian Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day where you'll hear a lot of his great bass work. So I guess it's a day (and night!) for power chording! On a ...

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  20. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | DC101

    Billie Joe Armstrong started a band called Sweet Children with Mike Dirnt while they were in high school. Their drummer was John Kiffmeyer.

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