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Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong to Open Broken Guitars in Oakland

on March 07, 2015

Billie Joe Armstrong, leader of the East Bay pop-punk outfit Green Day, is set to open Broken Guitars in the storefront located at 423 40th St. in Oakland. His business partner, Bill Schneider, a longtime Green Day associate and former bandmate of Armstrong's in Pinhead Gunpowder, said that the grand opening is slated for April 3rd.

Schneider previously ran Univibe, an instrument shop located at the intersection of Alcatraz and Adeline, until it closed in 2001, its stock assimilated by Berkeley's Starving Musician. Schneider and Armstrong have ties to the block. 1-2-3-4 Go!

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Happy Birthday, Billie Joe Armstrong! 20 Essential Green Day Hits

on February 17, 2015

Our favorite 1990s punk rock frontman is all grown up. Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong turns 43 today, an age most former punks would start thinking about the next phase of their life. But after more than 20 years leading one of the biggest modern-era punk bands, Billie Joe shows no signs of slowing down. Since turning the big 4-0 in 2012, Armstrong recorded and dropped three albums with Green Day along with a collaboration LP with Norah Jones last October. Hell, even his teenage son Joey is the drummer in Bay Area pop-punk group Emily’s Army. (Yep.

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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction week to feature fireworks show, live music, Andrae Crouch tribute and more

on February 11, 2015

CLEVELAND, Ohio - Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction week here in Cleveland just got bigger, as if that were possible.

The ceremonies, which will see the Class of 2015 enshrined in the show at Cleveland's Public Hall on Saturday, April 18, will be the capper. But there will be a week of events leading up to that, according to the Rock Hall.

Here is the Rock Hall's schedule of events, according to a release supplied today:

Saturday, April 11

Free admission to the Rock Hall, capped by a 7 p.m.

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Watch the exclusive Like Sunday, Like Rain trailer

on February 02, 2015

Watch: Leighton Meester Takes Charge in Exclusive 'Like Sunday, Like Rain' Trailer

@montereymedia and @indiewire bring you the exclusive trailer for Like Sunday, Like Rain. Starring Leighton Meester, Debra Messing, and Billie Joe Armstrong. 

In theatres starting March 13th: HERE

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Special Limited Edition Green & White Color Vinyl of 39/Smooth

on January 29, 2015

On 3/17 We Will Release A Special Limited Edition Green & White Color Vinyl of 39/Smooth - Pre–order now! http://smarturl.it/39SmoothLP

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