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  1. 10 Songs With Great 42 Second Marks [Columns]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... even fewer are aware of how incredible the 42 second mark of this song is. In this brief clip alone, Billie Joe Armstrong , accompanied by distorted guitars and heavy drums, sings about pills and alcohol in a way that only a Green Day side project ...

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  2. Grantham band Matt Grocott and the Shrives to release free singleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Grantham Journal

    ... by Josh on guitar and backing vocals, Matt Grocott on vocals and guitar, Joey Armstrong on drums and Billie Joe Armstrong on bass. On stage, the bass and drums are played by Tom Shelton and Joe Michelson respectively. Matt has got to know Billie ...

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  3. Green Day: The 2004 'American Idiot' Cover StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Spin

    ... spells out P-U-N-X. He is probably not a tax attorney. The woman's eyes light up when I tell her it's Billie Joe Armstrong, singer/guitarist for Green Day . She knows Green Day, or at least she knows her daughter - a five-foot-11 distance runner who ...

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  4. Track-by-track: 'American Idiot' one decade laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | State Press

    ... breakthrough album "Dookie ." However, upon listening to the lyrics, it was obvious that front man Billie Joe Armstrong had grown as a lyricist, taking some bold jabs at the conservatism found in post-9/11 America. Nothing about the track stood out ...

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  5. Wake Me Up When September EndsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Tallahassee Democrat

    ... there amidst the news reports was a green American flag and the snot nosed, eyeliner-touting snarl of Billie Joe Armstrong and Co., middle finger to "the man." Both at the time and even more so in retrospect, the stick it to the man/this is punk ...

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  6. Happy Bisexual Visibility DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | The Stranger

    ... , writer/director/genius Mike White , popular musicians Michael Stipe, Lady Gaga, Grace Jones, and Billie Joe Armstrong , and all the other bis who light up our lives. (Also, while I'm here, I must also give a shout-out to the most beguiling bi ...

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  7. Green Day's 'American Idiot' Turns 10: Classic Track-by-Track Album ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | Billboard

    ... the magic. When the recordings for a follow-up called Cigarettes and Valentines was stolen, guitarist Billie Joe Armstrong , bassist Mike Dirnt and drummer Tre Cool decided to regroup and record something completely different -- a rock opera in the ...

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  8. The Proof Is In The Peripherals: September 19-25Read the original story

    Friday Sep 19 | The Roto Authority Fantasy Baseball

    In the words of Billie Joe Armstrong, wake me up when September ends. I'm in the worst part of the year for any fantasy owner -- eliminated from head-to-head league playoffs and not close to first place in my 5x5 leagues.

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  9. Notable CDsRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | World Magazine

    ... faith references, they go more naturally with his flow than ever. From her Everly Brothers tribute with Billie Joe Armstrong to this all-female roots trio, Norah Jones' side projects have been as charming as they are humble. Not only does she ...

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  10. Joan Jett to Receive Award at Little Kids Rock Event in New York City Next MonthRead the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | WJZW-FM Washington

    ... Rocker of the Year, for being "an originator, an innovator and a visionary." Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong will present the award to Jett, while a variety of guest artists will pay tribute to her by singing her songs. Among the guest ...

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  11. College Premiere of Green Day's 'American Idiot' at Shenandoah ConservatoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Patch.com

    ... America in a post-9/11 world. The musical features the music of Green Day with lyrics by lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong. The show recently finished its national tour in May, after which Shenandoah Conservatory was granted the show's exclusive ...

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  12. Joan Jett to Receive Award at Little Kids Rock Event in NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    ... as its Rocker of the Year, for being "an originator, an innovator and a visionary." Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong will present the award to Jett at the ceremony. Other special guests include Alice Cooper , Little Steven Van Zandt and ...

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  13. The Replacements play classic track 'Alex Chilton' on 'The Tonight Show' - watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | NME

    ... The band are currently on tour in North America, and will play Austin City Limits festival next month. Billie Joe Armstrong joined The Replacements for their performance at the opening day of Coachella festival's second weekend in California. The ...

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  14. 37th Mill Valley Film Festival Unveils Loaded Lineup - Here's the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Patch.com

    ... individually selecting a film to screen at MVFF37 and appearing at that event. Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong will appear at the US Premiere of Like Sunday, Like Rain, in which he makes his acting debut alongside Leighton Meester and Debra ...

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  15. Music scene mourns the loss of the Crush's Andrew RichardsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Star Tribune

    ... the Crush earned a national underground buzz and a record deal with Adeline Records, run by Billie Joe Armstrong and his Twin Cities-bred wife Adrienne. They went on to open a U.K. tour for Green Day, including a gig at Wembley Stadium. The 2002 ...

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  16. Music scene mourns the loss of the Crush's Andrew RichardsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Star Tribune

    ... the Crush earned a national underground buzz and a record deal with Adeline Records, run by Billie Joe Armstrong and his Twin Cities-bred wife Adrienne. They went on to open a U.K. tour for Green Day, including a gig at Wembley Stadium. The 2002 ...

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  17. MusicNotes from the Morning Show: CBGB Fest, New Pornographers rock...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... DJ Dirty South to accompany his forthcoming album of the same name. Leighton Meester, Debra Messing and Billie Joe Armstrong will also star in a new drama titled Like Sunday Like Rain. Another intriguing debut will be I Need A Dodge, a documentary ...

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  18. Billie Joe Armstrong Gets New Signature Guitar -- Win One in ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    Gone are the days of Billie Joe Armstrong wailing away on a banged up, sticker-lashed guitar.

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  19. Billie Joe Armstrong Gets New Signature Guitar -- Win One in ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    Gone are the days of Billie Joe Armstrong wailing away on a banged up, sticker-lashed guitar.

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  20. Happy 2014 Video Birthday to Fantastic Elvis CostelloRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | Aquarius Papers

    ... the Everly Brothers and again by Roy Orbison, "Love Hurts" Speaking of great duets, here are Elvis with Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day doing a live performance of "Wake Me Up When September Ends" From a long time ago, Elvis and the legendary ...

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