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    January 20, 2016

    In 1986, two teens named Billie Joe Armstrong and Mike Dirnt would set out on a journey that, 30 years and one Tré Cool later, would see them rule the punk world. To mark their anniversary, 30 stars have come together to pick Green Day’s 30 greatest songs. But first, it’s over to superfan Alex Gaskarth to introduce our heroes…

    PLUS! We say a very loud goodbye to a legend like no other as we pay our respects at Lemmy‘s memorial celebration on the Sunset Strip. Elsewhere in the mag, Dave Mustaine from Megadeth explains how there’s more to him than meets the eye, ROAM relive their journey from

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    January 18, 2016

    Follow the guys on Instagram: Billie Joe (@billiejoearmstrong), Mike Dirnt (@mikedirnt), Tre Cool (@trecool), and Green Day (@greenday).

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    January 17, 2016

    WE WON! BroadwayWorld just announced our DOMA Theatre Company production of AMERICAN IDIOT WON all 5 categories it was nominated for:

    - Best Musical (Local Production)
    - Best Direction of a Musical (Local Production)- Marco Gomez
    - Best Musical Direction (Local Production) - Christopher Raymond
    - Best Lead Actor in a Musical (Local Production) - Andrew Diego [St. Jimmy]
    - Best Scenic Design (Local Production) - John Iacovelli

    THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO VOTED AND MADE THIS POSSIBLE! Without any of you, this wouldn't have been possible!

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    December 30, 2015

    Green Day's AMERICAN IDIOT is nominated for SIX BroadwayWorld awards:
     
    - Best Musical (Local Production)
    - Best Direction of a Musical (Local Production)- Marco Gomez
    - Best Musical Direction (Local Production) - Christopher Raymond
    - Best Lead Actor in a Musical (Local Production) - Jess Ford [Johnny]
    - Best Lead Actor in a Musical (Local Production) - Andrew Diego [St. Jimmy]
    - Best Scenic Design (Local Production) - John Iacovelli
     
    WE NEED YOUR VOTES TO WIN! AMERICAN IDIOT is currently in either 2nd or 3rd place positions in all these categories.
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  • Larry Livermore is a fixture of the modern-day punk world. After co-founding Lookout Records in 1987, he helped pioneer the pop-punk sound of the 1990s and released the first albums by influential bands like Operation Ivy and Green Day; he left the label in 1997. In 2014, Livermore, in the audience, was thanked by the members of Green Day during their acceptance speech into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

    TIME spoke with Livermore about his new book, How to Ru(i)n A Record Label, the early days founding Lookout Records and what it would take to start a label in 2015. The book also features

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  • UnderCover Presents a tribute to Green Day’s Dookie. It features local musical groups from different genres covering one song each from the album for both a recording and live performance- including Gilman faves La Plebe, Love Songs, Tilt, & Skank Bank!
    You can DONATE NOW thru the 924 Gilman Indiegogo & get an intriguing assortment of rewards for your donation. These include such goodies as:

        Gilman Ally tickets with an exclusive Gilman shirt, the 14-band Dookie cover recording, & admission to the exclusive after-show party!
        Advance regular tickets without any of those lovely

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    December 23, 2015

    Two of US punk band Green Day’s leading lights are joining the competitive world of organic coffee sales, but with a twist — they say their new company will be the first to use mass produced compostable bags and pods.

    Bass player Mike Dirnt and lead vocalist Billie Joe Armstrong, who are launching Oakland Coffee Works this week, and San Francisco Bay Coffee, a family-owned business, will both use the bags and pods for their products.

    Made out of starches and sugars, they can be discarded along with compost to be consumed by micro-organisms in the soil, creating a fertile humus, said Paul

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  • LOS ANGELES, CA – NOVEMBER 23, 2015 – Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees Green Day today announced that they will release a limited Black Friday vinyl edition of their two-time Grammy® Award-winning album American Idiot on November 27, 2015. The special release will be available exclusively at independent record stores in the United States. Find the store closest to you at www.recordstoreday.com. The 5,000 limited edition run will include a red and black LP (Disc 1) and a white and black LP (Disc 2).   

    American Idiot is Green Day’s seventh studio album.

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