Katie McPansy Grogan also came out to the Moline, IL show to shoot photos. Log in to: Idiot Nation HERE to see her exclusive gallery. Also don't miss the just added photos of the Rosemont show from Idiot Nation HERE. And right here on greenday.com photos for Pomona, CA Show & Tempe, AZ Show now added.
March 29, 2013
"It's been a slightly unpredictable path," Billie Joe Armstrong told a Chicago crowd already on the verge of hysteria after two hours of punk mayhem. Then he paused, surveying the surreal scene. "But I wouldn't trade it for the world."
The adrenalized singer's band, Green Day, had nearly wrapped a monumental, energy-packed assault on Thursday night – their first arena gig since Armstrong's mental breakdown at last fall's iHeartRadio show in Vegas. Rehab for alcohol and drug addiction soon followed.
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March 28, 2013
GREEN DAY LAUNCHES U.S. ARENA TOUR TONIGHT IN CHICAGO
Los Angeles, CA – March 28, 2013 –Reprise Records' multi-platinum Grammy®Award-winning Green Day will kick off their 2013 U.S. arena tour tonight in Chicago at Allstate Arena. The forthcoming U.S. arena shows follow three recent dates at intimate venues in Pomona, Tempe, and El Paso as well a highly momentous career spanning set during Austin’s South By Southwest. Billboard declared the set “…a punk rock extravaganza”, while the Associated Press asserted, “…they’re playing like the old days.”
Green Day is touring in support of its