Skip directly to content

Blogs

Brian's picture

GET THE NEW 21 GUNS EP IN ITUNES NOW

on February 01, 2010

Pick up the new EP in iTunes for a special price of $2.49. This EP features
the cast version of 21 Guns (with Green Day), the original version from
'21st Century Breakdown,' and a live version recorded in Japan last year!
Click HERE to get it.

Brian's picture

VIDEO PREMIERE -- '21 GUNS FEAT. MUSICAL CAST

on January 31, 2010

 In anticipation, Green Day re-recorded their current hit, '21 Guns,' from their current album, '21st Century Breakdown,' with the cast of 'American Idiot' at the band's studio in Oakland this past fall. The new video, directed by Doug Hamilton and Bill Berg Hillinger, shows singer/guitarist Billie Joe Armstrong in the producer's chair as he leads the gang of thespians through the new arrangement. It's a pretty killer version, all told.
[Watch the video premiere at Spinner]

Brian's picture

VH1

on January 31, 2010

Green Day have been here before. But after winning Best Rock Album at the 2010 Grammy Awards for 21st Century Breakdown, singer Billie Joe Armstrong said this victory was even better than the first time.

"I have to say that this is the sweetest time ... I think just the pressure coming off American Idiot," he said, referring to the first time the veteran punk band took home the honor, for their 2004 concept album. "Then putting out 21st Century Breakdown and getting recognized for it and all the success that it's had, it feels really great."

Armstrong also raved about Lady Gaga's

Brian's picture

GREEN DAY TAKE ROCK ALBUM GRAMMY

on January 30, 2010

LOS ANGELES – Green Day's "21st Century Breakdown" has won the best rock album Grammy.

The group's album topped works by U2, AC/DC, Eric Clapton and Steve Winwood, and the Dave Matthews band.

[Full article at AP]

Brian's picture

GREEN DAY PREVIEW MUSICAL AT GRAMMYS

on January 30, 2010

At the Grammy Awards on Sunday night (January 31), Green Day gave the world a preview of the musical based on their 2004 album American Idiot. Singing along with the cast of the show coming soon to Broadway, Billie Joe Armstrong and the band busted out "21 Guns," a cut off 21st Century Breakdown, which won the Best Rock Album Grammy.

Directed by Tony-winning "Spring Awakening" helmer Michael Mayer, the show began a run at the Berkeley Repertory Theater in September 2009. Telling a story of love, loss and war, the musical integrates songs from American Idiot as well as 21st Century

Pages