Congrats to Idiot Nation member: shineht who will be featured as fan of the month for October! She will get the spotlight block on the front of the home page. Show her some love and leave a comment below. In addition to being our “I of the N” we’ll also be sending her a special Green Day prize pack in the mail. Want to be the next IDIOT OF THE NATION? We base our picks on the most active member here within the fanclub. It’s a combination of the most real comments and real uploads – as determined by our robots on the backend.
October 30, 2014
October 30, 2014
New Idiot Nation Contest!
Hello members! I have a box of random prizes to give away to members! Prizing can include: - Guitar picks - Postcards - Cuatro Promo DVD -Awesome As F**k -Promo Copy of "Know Your Enemy" - Uno, Dos, or Tre on CD
Login to enter now at Idiot Nation: HERE
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'. Watch footage of that beneath. The event - which raised money for music education and music-related schemes in America's public schools - also saw live performances from Alice Cooper, Brody Dalle, Bikini Kill's Kathleen Hanna teaming up with Beastie Boys' Ad-Rock, and more.
Full article and video at NME: HERE
October 24, 2014
The New York City Ebola scare wasn’t enough to halt the festivities for Bob Gruen’s 69th birthday on Thursday night. In honor of the legendary rock photographer, singer/songwriter Jesse Malin and Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong teamed up to play a secret set of covers at the tiny East Village bar 2A.
In front of a packed crowd of Gruen’s specially invited friends and family, the two performed versions of songs such as the Clash’s “Jail Guitar Doors,” the Ramones’ “Sheena Is A Punk Rocker,” and Cheap Trick’s “Surrender.” The hour long show also included a string of special guests including
October 23, 2014
Can you believe its been 25 years? Vote now: HERE