September 25, 2012News from Harmonix:DLC Week of 9/25 - Green Day 5 Pack! "Oh Love" Plus 4 GDRB Classics as DLC!Hey gang,On September 25th, multi-platinum selling and Grammy Award winning group Green Day will release ¡Uno! , the first of the ¡Uno! ¡Dos! ¡Tré! studio album trilogy. On that same day “Oh Love,” the first single from ¡Uno! – the band’s ninth studio album – will be available on the Rock Band Music Store!Fans can also pick up four other Green Day hits which were previously only available as part of Green Day Rock Band: “Brain Stew/Jaded,” “Good Riddance (Time of Your Life),” “Warning,” and “Minority”.These four songs, along with “Oh Love,” will be available as part of “Green Day Pack 03” or can be purchased individually from the Rock Band Music Store!Available on Xbox 360, Wii and PlayStation®3 system (September 25th, 2012):• Green Day – “Brain Stew/Jaded”• Green Day – “Good Riddance (Time of Your Life)”• Green Day – “Warning”• Green Day – “Minority”• Green Day – “Oh Love” O(These tracks will be available in Europe on PlayStation®3 system October 10th)More info at RockBand.com: HERE
September 25, 2012
The release of Green Day's ¡Uno!, the first installment of their new album trilogy, is just around the corner – tomorrow, to be exact. Today, though, you can check out a video of the band ripping through their bare-bones, euphoric rock track "Stay the Night" in a video recorded at their Orange County rehearsal space in August.
Read more: http://www.rollingstone.com/music/videos/premiere-green-day-rip-through-stay-the-night-20120924#ixzz27S3JIQHZ
September 25, 2012
Green Day have stated loudly and proudly that their brand-new ¡Uno! ¡Dos! ¡Tré! trilogy is a departure from the two albums that preceded it (2004's masterful long-player American Idiot and its slightly less successful, sorta-sequel, 21st Century Breakdown), declaring their latest work to be "the end of that era."
And while there's certainly nothing wrong with a band reinventing themselves — in many ways, it's been the key to Green Day's 25-year career — or, after conquering the world twice over, deciding they just want to focus on playing hard and fast and free of constraint, after listening to ¡Uno! (currently streaming on their Facebook page, and set for release on Tuesday), I can't help but wonder one thing: If "that" era is over, well, then what are we to make of this new one?
Well, for starters, it's clear that this time out, Billie Joe and Co. were hell-bent on leaving the politics at the door ("we're a band, first and foremost" was Armstrong's reasoning). And while I can't fault them for that, I will say that portions of ¡Uno! reflect something of a lack of focus on weighty things. There was a time when Armstrong raged openly and viciously against suburban malaise — most of GD's early catalog — the suffocating nature of the status quo, and George W. Bush, both during
September 24, 2012
As most of you know, Billie Joe Armstrong is seeking treatment for substance abuse. As a result, Green Day has postponed their upcoming promotional appearances, which includes Tilly’s Burbank, CA Autograph Signing.Tilly’s fully supports Billie Joe and Green Day during this time of recovery. Thank you for your support and understanding.You can still pick up the new Green Day album, “¡Uno!”, on sale tomorrow at all Tilly’s locations.
September 23, 2012
Billie Joe is seeking treatment for substance abuse. We would like everyone to know that our set was not cut short by Clear Channel and to apologize to those we offended at the iHeartRadio Festival in Las Vegas. We regretfully must postpone some of our upcoming promotional appearances.