Green Day treated hometown fans to a surprise performance Tuesday night at Oakland, CA's recently renovated Fox Theatre. The show was announced at 5 P.M. -- and one minute later all 3,500 tickets were sold. Here frontman Billie Joe Armstrong gets the show started.
Ask John Lydon: Anger is an energy, but disco is a weapon. Like so many other first-wave punks and post-punks — Wire, Joy Division, the Clash and Blondie, just to name a handful — Johnny Rotten eventually discovered that setting his shredding guitars and caterwauling vocals to a dance-floor thump gave his music a power… More »