Now is your chance to take home a new Gibson Billie Joe Armstrong ES-137 guitar along with some hot Gibson accessories! As the premier punk rocker of his generation, Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong doesn’t compromise on style, tone or attitude. His signature guitar reflects just that – raw tone and that oozes style. In addition to this amazing guitar, you also receive a Gibson bar stool, a Gibson modern vintage guitar strap, a Gibson pure premium instrument cable, and a Gibson hoodie sweatshirt!
October 18, 2014
October 18, 2014
Warner Bros. Records have announced the series of vinyl singles and albums they will be releasing on November 28th, in honor of Record Store Day’s “Black Friday” celebration, which subverts the tradition of Black Friday by creating limited-edition pieces that are often numbered, and released by special independent record stores.
The releases are below:
Green Day: Tune In Tokyo; Transparent blue vinyl. Limited to 5,000
This limited-edition 2001 live recording from Japan is available worldwide for the first time ever on transparent blue vinyl.
More details at Planet Stereo: HERE
On October 23, Billie Joe Armstrong will be joining the stage with Alice Cooper, Cheap Trick and more to honor Joan Jett at the Little Kids Rock Benefit at Hammerstein Ballroom. Funds will go toward supporting music education in public schools.
Limited tickets are now on sale HERE with an exclusive $100 discount for Green Day fans, using promo code LKRFAN.
Also, bid to play onstage with all the artists HERE.
October 14, 2014
SPECIAL SCREENING W/ SPECIAL GUESTS LEIGHTON MEESTER, FRANK WHALEY, and BILLIE JOE ARMSTRONG
Monday, October 6 - Mill Valley Film Festival No. 37
LIKE SUNDAY, LIKE RAIN
Eleanor (Leighton Meester), a working-class twenty-something from Oneida, is a bit down on her luck. After dumping her deadbeat musician boyfriend (Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong) by throwing his guitar out the window, she finds herself homeless, jobless, and friendless on the mean streets of Manhattan.
October 10, 2014
The pantheon of rock 'n' roll legends just might be seeing Green.
Green Day, Nine Inch Nails, The Smiths and Bill Withers are among the first-time nominees for 2015 induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
The field also includes German electronic band Kraftwerk, hip-hop collective N.W.A., blues singer/guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughan and Motown girl group The Marvelettes, all of whom show the versatility of rock 'n' roll, says Joel Peresman, president and CEO of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Foundation.
October 09, 2014
For Immediate Release
GREEN DAY INCLUDED AMONG 2015 NOMINEES UP FOR INDUCTION INTO ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME
BAND CELEBRATES 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF DIAMOND-SELLER DOOKIE AND 10TH ANNIVERSARY OF LANDMARK CLASSIC AMERICAN IDIOT
October 9th, 2014 — Green Day are among the 2015 nominees up for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, it was announced today.
The 2015 inductees are chosen by a secret ballot of over 600 individual voters consisting of all past inductees of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, musicians, historians, critics and members of the music industry.
The Scissor Bat is here!!!
Now you can join the fight and the KCUF Cancer Gang!!!
September 21, 2014
For Green Day, George W. Bush's administration wasn't much fun, but it did inspire a career revival most acts would (metaphorically) kill for. When the recordings for a follow-up called Cigarettes and Valentines was stolen, guitarist Billie Joe Armstrong, bassist Mike Dirnt and drummer Tré Cool decided to regroup and record something completely different -- a rock opera in the vein of the Who's Tommy and Jesus Christ Superstar.
It was crazy enough to work. Four years since Warning, fans were finally thirsting for new Green Day again, and lead single "American Idiot" was strong enough to be