Green Day talks about what they do to keep shows on tour fresh and unexpected at Billboard's Daily Noise: HERE.
Beginning this today at 10AM LOCAL venue time members of Idiot Club will get access to presale tickets for one of two (Brasilia) South American Tour Dates below and another (Porto Alegre) the following Wednesday, July 28th. Please note that both of the presales listed below begin at 10AM on their respective dates. The only way you will be able to access these 24-hour presales is by logging in to Idiot Club: HERE.
13.10 Porto Alegre, Brazil | Presale: 28.07 - 29.07 | On-sale: 29.07
17.10 Brasilia, Brazil | Presale: 20.07 - 21.07 | On-sale: 22.07
Tickets available to the general public now. More info:
On being Broadway babies:
For the stage version of Am-erican Idiot, “there are people in the audience who would contemplate diving off the balcony into a mosh pit,” says Armstrong, 38.
On pleasing the parents:
Mike Dirnt's parents are “very supportive of what we do — but they've got their own lives, too,” says the bassist, 38. “I'll ask them to come out and see something, and it'll be, ‘I'm not getting on a plane!' ”
On starting a Rock Band:
The group just launched its own version of the popular video game.
'American Idiot' Cast Brings Broadway Punk To 'Good Morning America'
Green Day fans and theater geeks flood Central Park for musical tribute.
NEW YORK — If someone came up to you and called you an American idiot, you wouldn't react too kindly. But for the people in the audience for Friday's "Good Morning America" Summer Concert, the insult became a chant of praise for the cast of Green Day's Broadway musical. Families and punk rockers alike had gathered in Central Park, holding up signs and wearing T-shirts for "American Idiot" and the band behind the
Green Day Idiot Club members in North America - we know a lot of you are itching to see the band play next month in your neck of the woods. We have a special little contest that will get you and a guest tickets to see the band from the best seats in the house! We will be giving away 2 amazing tickets to EACH North American gig, so enter now for the venue near you.
The contest? Grab your Idiot Club membership T-shirt (or any Green Day T) or your copy of 21st Century Breakdown and a camera--- we want to see you showing off YOUR Green Day pride in YOUR city!
You are invited to join the Broadway cast of Green Day's American Idiot for a free, live concert on Good Morning America in New York's Central Park! The intimate performance will be at Central Park's Summerstage this Friday, July 16th. Enter on 72nd and 5th Ave at 6:00AM. The show will take place from 7am-9am EST.
Where can you find Soundgarden, Green Day, MGMT, Social Distortion, Phoenix, Mumford and Sons, and a TON of other bands August 6-8?
With you (hopefully) in Chicago’s own Grant Park for Lollapalooza 2010!
All the photo entries have been submitted of people meeting and greeting with a favorite band, no matter how famous or unknown. Now it's your turn to vote for the top entry and send someone to Lollapalooza! Vote daily on your favorite photo to send the winner to Lollapalooza.
Starting now, we will ask the visitors of radio1045.com to vote on their favorite.
Jordan Roth interviews.
Green Day’s lyricist, vocalist/guitarist Billie Joe Armstrong, bassist Mike Dirnt and drummer Tré Cool announced their arrival with 1994’s Dookie, which sold 15 million copies and won a Grammy ® Award. American Idiot debuted at No. 1 and earned seven Grammy nominations (winning two). Last year, Green Day released 21st Century Breakdown, which won the Grammy for Best Rock Album. Director Michael Mayer returns to Broadway with American Idiot and Everyday Rapture.
Vote Green Day's Last of the American Girls at Fuse's Hottest Summer Song Polldown: HERE.