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  1. Jett savors rockin' role-model imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Erie Times News

    ... Little Kids Rock educational fundraiser. Alice Cooper presented the award. Other performers included Billie Joe Armstrong and Tommy James, who sang "Crimson and Clover" with Jett. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2015 nominee, who co-founded the ...

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  2. Watch Joan Jett, Sia, Carrie Brownstein, and More Fight for Women's RightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Spin

    ... Krauss, and many more. It's only a shame that the fiery singer couldn't have gotten recent duet partner Billie Joe Armstrong into the video as well. That said, watch it above.

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  3. Looking Back at American Idiot, 10 Years Later: 6 Facts about the Classic Rock OperaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | The Daily Nexus

    ... on American Idiot . 6. "Wake Me Up When September Ends" is not about 9/11, but the death of singer Billie Joe Armstrong's father. In September of 1982, when Armstrong was 10 years old, his father passed away. After the funeral he ran to his room ...

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  4. Joan Jett honored at Little Kids Rock benefit by Alice Cooper, Cheap...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Brooklynvegan

    ... Clover," (she told the crowd that Tommy wrote one of her biggest hits), again with Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong for "Don't Abuse Me," and once more with Alice Cooper for "Be My Lover." Finally, all the performers took the stage to end the ...

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  5. Rancid-Honor Is All We Know-2014-MTDRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | 9Down.Com

    ... band from the Bay Area Operation Ivy. Operation Ivy has been cited by everyone from Green Day s Billie Joe Armstrong to Fat Mike of NOFX as the group that most affected the sound of their own bands. Rancid has lead in extensive career since those ...

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  6. Joan Jett honored by Little Kids RockRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Berkshire Eagle

    Billie Joe Armstrong performs with Joan Jett at the 6th Annual Little Kids Rock benefit presented by Guitar Center at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York. Punk pioneer Joan Jett doesn't give a spit if you lump her in with old folks.

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  7. Joan Jett Helps Raise $1.5 Million For Music Education At Little Kids Rock Benefit In New York CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | AllAccess.com

    ... she's played in advancing music education. Members of rock royalty paid homage, including ALICE COOPER, BILLIE JOE ARMSTRONG, CHEAP TRICK, TOMMY JAMES, DARLENE LOVE, GARY U.S. BONDS, KATHLEE HANNA and husband AD-ROCK, MIKE NESS, JESSE MALIN, BRODY ...

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  8. Punk icon Joan Jett savors rockina role-model gigRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | Pocono Record

    ... Little Kids Rock educational fundraiser. Alice Cooper presented the award. Other performers included Billie Joe Armstrong and Tommy James, who sang “Crimson and Clover” with Jett. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2015 nominee, who ...

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  9. Billie Joe Armstrong performs with Joan JettRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | NBC Action News

    GREEN DAY frontman BILLIE JOE ARMSTRONG joined veteran rocker JOAN JETT on stage at a charity benefit in New York on Thursday . The American Idiot singer teamed up with Jett to perform her 1980 hit Don't Abuse Me at the 2014 Little Kids Rock Benefit in Manhattan.

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  10. Joan Jett embraces new place as rocker role modelRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... Little Kids Rock educational fundraiser. Alice Cooper presented the award. Other performers included Billie Joe Armstrong and Tommy James, who sang "Crimson and Clover" with Jett. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2015 nominee, who co-founded the ...

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  11. Joan Jett Rocks Out With Billie Joe Armstrong, Alice Cooper...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Billboard

    ... peers and followers were in attendance at the event to cover her songs and pay homage to her career. Billie Joe Armstrong , Alice Cooper , Cheap Trick , Kathleen Hanna & Ad-Rock, Darlene Love , Social Distortion's Mike Ness, Tommy James, Steven van ...

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  12. Joan Jett Named "Rocker of the Year" at 2014 Little Kids Rock BenefitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | NBC New York

    Joan Jett rocking onstage with Billie Joe Armstrong at the 6th Annual Little Kids Rock Benefit in New York City, October 23, 2014. Alice Cooper, Joan Jett, Billie Joe Armstrong, Steven Van Zandt, and Cheap Trick were just a few of the legendary musicians who took the stage at the 6th Annual Little Kids Rock Benefit honoring punk icon Joan Jett as "Rocker of the Year" and E Street Band member, Jake Clemons as "Big Man of the Year."

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  13. Joan Jett, role modelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... Little Kids Rock educational fundraiser. Alice Cooper presented the award. Other performers included Billie Joe Armstrong and Tommy James, who sang "Crimson and Clover" with Jett. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2015 nominee, who co-founded the ...

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  14. Johnny Marr Played Some Classics With Noel GallagherRead the original story

    Friday Oct 24 | Spin

    It's always enjoyable when you get to see two rock icons from different moments in rock history cross generational boundaries to play together. We just saw it with Joan Jett and Billie Joe Armstrong , and now we have Johnny Marr and Noel Gallagher, guitarists for the Smiths and Oasis, respectively.

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  15. Joan Jett Played 'Don't Abuse Me' With Billie Joe Armstrong Last NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Spin

    The Little Kids Rock Benefit took place at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York on Thursday night, honoring rock greats and "supporting music education in public schools." This year, Rocker of the Year went to punk trailblazer Joan Jett , who also performed live at the event, bringing along Green Day singer Billie Joe Armstrong for the occasion.

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  16. Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong performs live with Joan Jett - watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | NME

    Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong played live with Joan Jett last night at the 2014 Little Kids Rock Benefit in New York. Joan Jett was honoured on the night with an award for 'Rocker of the Year', later taking to the stage with Armstrong to perform 'Don't Abuse Me' from her 1980 album 'Bad Reputation'.

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

    Friday Oct 17 | Examiner.com

    ... adventures 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 ...

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  18. 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.

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  19. 2015 Rock Hall nominees: Time for Minister of Culture to join the hue and cryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The Plain Dealer

    ... guys wouldn't even be in that. Easy no vote. Green Day - Absolutely. This power punk pop trio led by Billie Joe Armstrong gave rock music an energetic shot in the arm when it needed it the most. Yes, yes, yes. Joan Jett & the Blackhearts - ...

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  20. Cheap Trick Joins Lineup for Little Kids Rock Charity EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | WJZW-FM Washington

    ... Rock's 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 the guest artists will pay tribute to Joan by singing her songs. Previously announced ...

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