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    September 28, 2011


    Bob Gruen created an installation of his "Teenage Bedroom" in the window of the Marc Jacobs store at Bleeker Street and West 11th St...and will sign copies of his new book 'Rock Seen' on Friday Sept 30, 6 - 8pm

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  • Green Day's lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong spent hours on the Superdome field before sound check, playing football with his kids while donning a Saints helmet.

    And both bands added a local twist to their performances inside the Superdome. Armstrong fired up the crowd with his riff on the Animals' classic, singing, "There is a house in New Orleans, they call the Superdome ..."

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    September 21, 2011


    We can't tell you exactly where, we can't tell you exactly why, but if you're 21 years old or older and available tonight in Oakland, CA from 8PM-12AM PDT you may get a chance to attend the Bay Area Music Fan Appreciation Event. We have one ticket waiting for each of the first 20 Idiot Club members to email us.

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    September 20, 2011


    As part of Q Magazine's 25th anniversary year, Green Day has been featured on cover #2 of 25 special edition cover and interview! To celebrate, Q is launching a nationwide (UK) vote to determine The Greatest Act Of The Last 25 Years.

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    September 19, 2011


    If you’re in the Berkeley area, tune into KALX 90.7 FM this Wednesday, 9/21 from 8am-9am to catch an exclusive interview with Emily’s Army!

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    September 19, 2011


    Since storming out of the gates two decades ago as punk revivalists, Green Day have gone on to become one of rock’s most ambitious bands. Never resting on his laurels, frontman Billie Joe Armstrong continues to push the envelope with such opuses as 2005’s American Idiot and 2009’s 21st Century Breakdown. Always ready to speak his mind, Armstrong pulls no punches when it comes to addressing tough questions. In the following choice quotes, he talks about his favorite guitars, maintaining his youthful vigor, and what it means to be a punk artist.

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    September 18, 2011


    Oakland will enjoy the Hollywood spotlight tonight, as Brad Pitt, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jonah Hill, Chris Pratt, Billy Beane, Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day, David Justice, and MLB Commissioner Bud Selig to the Uptown District’s Paramount Theater tonight at 6 PM.

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    September 17, 2011


    One of the kids listening to The Thing That Ate Floyd back in 1988 was a 16 year old named Billie Joe Armstrong, who was just starting to play shows with his new band. Through it he got introduced to bands from all over Northern California, one of them being the Lookouts, whose 16 year old drummer Tre Cool would himself end up playing a significant role in Billie's musical future.

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    September 15, 2011


    The new 8,600-square-foot center will include a tribute to founder Leo Fender, video presentations, interactive displays of products, instruments and guitars on display from artists like blink-182, Bruce Springsteen, The Beach Boys and Green Day.

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    September 15, 2011


    Look for this blurb in the new issue of KERRANG! Magazine.

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