Check this out in the new issue of KERRANG!: HERE
October 30, 2015
We already know Green Day's American Idiot musical is awesome (Green Day + show tunes = can't go wrong). But here's some facts about the show, which is playing at London's Arts Theatre until November 22, you definitely didn't know..
Full list at KERRANG!: HERE
News from Helpgilman.org:
We’re proud to announce that we’ve teamed up with the non-profit UnderCover Presents for a tribute to Green Day’s “Dookie” in order to raise money for the continued operations of our beloved 924 Gilman Street. Given Green Day’s history with and continued support of 924 Gilman, it was a natural choice to work on this production together.
The record will be performed live, in order, by more than a dozen local bands from punk to twang to indie to classical to EDM. (full list below!)
A full-length CD of the covers has been recorded at Berkeley’s legendary Fantasy
October 29, 2015
Stroll down that boulevard of broken dreams, be awoken post-September, and stream all the American idiocy your ears can handle. More than a decade after the release of American Idiot, Green Day presents their explosive rock doc time capsule Heart Like a Hand Grenade on Vimeo On Demand. See the raw footage of the songwriting, recording, and emotional risks and triumphs that culminated in this Grammy Award-winning punk rock opera.
Rent or buy Heart Like a Hand Grenade on Vimeo On Demand: HERE
It's hard to believe American Idiot RELOADED is approaching its final performance on Sunday, November 8th, 2015 at The Met Theatre in Hollywood, California. Hundreds have now attended this one of a kind immersive show DOMA Theatre Company created for loyal Green Day supporters to experience first hand. Due to its highly popular demand, production holds to all of this weekend's performances (10.30, 10.31, & 11.1) have just been released on www.domatheatre.com! We remind everyone, the show will NOT be having additional performances.
Cassette Store Day is back for its third year, celebrating the glory of tape, and happens October 17 in North America, UK, Australia, New Zeleand and Germany.
The North American branch is being handled once again by the cassette fanatics at Burger Records and there's over 100 exclusive titles for CSD 2015, including ones by Motorhead, Sebadoh, The Gaslight Anthem, Foals, Kylesa, Beach Slang, Alex G, Green Day, and more.
The full final list of titles is below, and more info on them is over at the CSD site.
Full article at Brooklyn Vegan: HERE
Exclusive clip: Go inside the making of Green Day’s “American Idiot” with the new film “Heart Like a Hand Grenade”Posted byOctober 15, 2015
Captured on film by director John Roecker, “Heart Like a Hand Grenade,” is an inside history of the writing and recording of Green Day’s Grammy Award-winning album “American Idiot.” More than 10 years after the release of “American Idiot,” the 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees present this time capsule rock doc — considered by many to be a “lost film” — that takes us inside the songwriting and recording process of the acclaimed, multi-platinum punk rock opera that spawned a Broadway musical.
“We can’t believe this was shot over a decade ago.
'Heart Like A Hand Grenade' is in theaters across the US tonight! Find tickets at a theater near you: HERE
October 14, 2015
On Sept. 16, we announced that Heart Like a Hand Grenade, the long-lost documentary chronicling the making of Green Day’s American Idiot, was finally hitting the big screen. Today, we have an exclusive first look at a clip of the John Rocker-directed film.
Click to watch Green Day perform “American Idiot” live for the first time, at Los Angeles’ Olympic Auditorium.
Watch the video at Billboard: HERE
October 13, 2015
Join John Roecker and Dylan Melody on a tour of where "Heart Like a Hand Grenade" starring Green Day was filmed. To the studios to the Kitchen floor take a look where this movie was filmed.
The film debuts at theaters across the country Thursday, October 15th. For a list of theaters: www.heartlikeahandgrenade.com