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  1. Billie Joe Armstrong joins The Replacements at CoachellaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2014 | KBCO.com

    Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong played a bit of a replacement himself during the Replacement's set at Coachella this weekend.

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  2. More Surprises At Coachella's Second WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2014 | FMQB

    ... citing a back problem, and played guitar while laid out on a couch onstage. Meanwhile, a bearded Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day took the spotlight, singing and playing guitar for almost the entirety of the 'Mats' set, with Westerberg only getting ...

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  3. Arcade Fire bring out Jonathan Ross and 'Daft Punk' during Coachella setRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2014 | NME

    ... also made a guest appearance, joining Nas during his set. As previously reported, Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong appeared with The Replacements with the US band's Paul Westerberg playing most of the set sitting on a sofa, having suffered a ...

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  4. Record Store Day: Where to get your (musical) high tomorrowRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2014 | Bay Guardian

    ... line up early. Giveaway: A test pressing of the Green Day Demolicious 2xLP, autographed by Berkeley boy Billie Joe Armstrong. The first 100 people in line will get a raffle ticket; once the 100th person has handed in their ticket, the drawing will ...

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  5. Coachella Weekend Two: Outkast Pull It Back, Pharrell Brings More...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    ... attitude that came through the first weekend." Elsewhere on Saturday night Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong made a surprise appearance when he joined The Replacements for their second stage set, pretty much fronting the band for their entire ...

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  6. Coachella 2014: 10 reasons why Weekend 2 is betterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2014 | Laguna Niguel News

    ... day, dress rehearsal to show time. Now it's ready to wow at 40 more festivals. 5. The Replacements with Billie Joe Armstrong: "We're the world's greatest Replacements cover band," Paul Westerberg quipped before kicking off a superior set from the ...

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  7. Now Playing Onstage in Chicago - Week of 4/20/2014Read the original story

    Apr 20, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... title track, AMERICAN IDIOT features the music of Green Day and the lyrics of its lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong , direction by Tony Award winner Michael Mayer (Spring Awakening), choreography by Olivier Award winner Steven Hoggett (Black Watch), ...

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  8. Billie Joe Armstrong joins The Replacements... Billie Joe Armstrong...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2014 | TheIndyChannel

    BILLIE JOE ARMSTRONG made a surprise appearance at the second weekend of the Coachella festival by joining rockers THE REPLACEMENTS onstage.

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  9. Coachella 2014: OutKast rebounds, Replacements add Billie Joe as second weekend outpaces firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2014 | The Wave

    ... and superior 'Mats set, propelled in part by a Weekend 2 exclusive: the addition of Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong, who joined what clearly must have been one of his favorite groups growing up. Not just for a cameo, by the way, but nearly ...

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  10. Coachella 2014 and a rock critic of a certain age: Larry WilsonRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2014 | San Bernardino County Sun

    ... laid Paul out, to the point where most of the set was actually headlined by a replacement Replacement, Billie Joe Armstrong of really post-punkers Green Day, a man 13 years younger than ol' Paul. His band was never to my taste, nor to that of the ...

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  11. Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong joins the Replacements at CoachellaRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2014 | City Pages

    Paul Westerberg got a replacement for himself on guitar for the second weekend at Coachella via Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong.

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  12. Replacements Enlist Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong For CoachellaRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2014 | Spin

    ... if his performance from the couch was a joke. Either way, Replacements acolyte and Green Day main man Billie Joe Armstrong was fortunately on hand (and upright) to pick up the slack caused by Westerberg's repose. That's him to Westerberg's left in a ...

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  13. In photos: Coachella day 1, week 2 with Ellie Goulding, HAIM, The Knife & moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... day of the festival did not disappoint. The biggest surprise came during The Replacements set when Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day joined the band for the entire set (while singer Paul Westerberg, recovering from a bad back, performed laying down ...

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  14. Coachella: Green Day's Billie Joe Joins the Replacements (For a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2014 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    After what was regarded as a lackluster first weekend set , the Replacements returned to Coachella's Outdoor Stage with a vengeance, recruiting Green Day singer Billie Joe Armstrong to fill in for ailing frontman Paul Westerberg, who was laid up on the couch -- literally.

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  15. Coachella 2014: Outkast Turns It Around, Billie Joe Joins...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2014 | Billboard

    ... who earlier in the night made the second stage roar thanks to a nearly set-long sit in from Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong , who all but fronted the band for the night. As Westerberg laid back and played guitar on an onstage couch, claiming to ...

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  16. Coachella: Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong Joins The ReplacementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2014 | Hollywood Reporter

    After what was regarded as a lackluster first weekend set, the Replacements returned to Coachella's Outdoor Stage with a vengeance, recruiting Green Day singer Billie Joe Armstrong to fill in for ailing frontman Paul Westerberg , who was laid up on the couch -- literally.

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  17. Touring production of 'American Idiot' blends Green Day-inspired rock opera and BroadwayRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2014 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... idea of turning the music of "American Idiot" into a rock musical to Green Day lead vocalist-guitarist Billie Joe Armstrong. In 2010, the musical opened on Broadway, running for a year. Now it's on its third tour. Described as louder and edgier than ...

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  18. 'American Idiot' makes the journey from Green Day CD to Broadway touring showRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... musical. Then I actually got in a room with Green Day's manager, agent and [lead vocalist-guitarist] Billie Joe Armstrong. Billie Joe came to New York and saw Armstrong and Mayer agreed to collaborate, and the result opened on Broadway in 2010, ...

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  19. Tickets remain for a American IdiotR...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2014 | The Robesonian

    ... each searching for meaning in a post 9/11 world. The album had been a reaction by Green Day front-man Billie Joe Armstrong to the administration of then-President George W. Bush, and Armstrong's own frustration with what he felt was passive ...

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  20. Now Playing Onstage in South Bend - Week of 4/13/2014Read the original story

    Apr 13, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... title track, AMERICAN IDIOT features the music of Green Day and the lyrics of its lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong , direction by Tony Award winner Michael Mayer (Spring Awakening), choreography by Olivier Award winner Steven Hoggett (Black Watch), ...

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