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MTV

on March 24, 2010

Green Day Say Broadway 'American Idiot' Isn't 'A Rated-PG Affair'

'We're kind of overwhelmed a little bit,' Billie Joe Armstrong says of Broadway debut.

On Wednesday at New York's St. James Theatre, previews finally began on Green Day's long-in-the-works "American Idiot" musical, which bowed last year at Berkeley Repertory Theater and then underwent some tinkering before making its way to Broadway.

And even for a band that's toured the world, sold millions of albums and seen pretty much everything, the Great White Way was a tad bit intimidating.

"We're kind of overwhelmed a little bit

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KERRANG! MAGAZINE

on March 23, 2010

Look for Green Day featured in the March 27th issue of KERRANG! Magazine. Page #2 / Page #3

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MTV

on March 23, 2010

Late Monday, reports began circulating that Tom Hanks' production company, Playtone, was in talks with Green Day about bringing their "American Idiot" musical to the big screen. Though nothing was confirmed, it appeared to be a significant step in the almost six-year-old saga of the film version of the band's massive 2004 album.

[Full article at MTV]

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GREEN DAY ATTEND FINAL SOUND CHECK

on March 23, 2010

Green Day attended the final sound check for the new Broadway musical inspired by their album, "American Idiot" Tuesday. The highly-anticipated show opens in April.

Billie Joe Armstrong, Tre Cool and Mike Dirnt addressed an audience of 500 fans who got a sneak preview of the show's title number. There is already buzz about the show winning a Tony for best musical.
[Full article at Huffington Post]

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SUMMER 2010 PRE-SALES START WEDNESDAY

on March 22, 2010

Let the countdown begin! Green Day will hit the road with AFI this August for a rocking series of North American tour dates and we have Idiot Club's opportunity to purchase pre-sale tickets before the general public! This is the second leg of the band’s critically acclaimed U.S.

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