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Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong Jokes About Trump Being Illuminati, Then Realizes He Might Already Be

Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong was in Europe over Election Day, but his Tuesday night and Wednesday morning sounds a lot like ours: "I went to bed, and…
Anna Gaca / November 10, 2016

Billie Joe Armstrong Talks About Green Day, Chimpanzees With Rachael Ray

Polite punk dad Billie Joe Armstrong appeared on the Food Network's Rachael Ray Show yesterday to talk about the new Green Day album Revolution Radio ("a beautiful work of…
Anna Gaca / October 15, 2016

A Film Version of Green Day’s American Idiot Is Coming to HBO

The long-delayed film adaptation of American Idiot, Green Day's 2004 rock opera concept album, is coming to HBO, frontman Billie Joe Armstrong told NME. "We’ve…
Anna Gaca / October 6, 2016

Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong Is a Ex-Punk Family Man in Ordinary World

What happens when Revolution Radio turns into dad rock? You get Ordinary World, which features Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong in his first leading role as an actor.
Brian Josephs / September 16, 2016

Joan Jett Played ‘Don’t Abuse Me’ With Billie Joe Armstrong Last Night

The Little Kids Rock Benefit took place at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York on Thursday night, honoring rock greats and "supporting music education in…
Andrew Unterberger / October 24, 2014

Grammys 2014 Performances From Best to Worst: Nine Inch Nails, Paul McCartney, Daft Punk, and More

Even by the Grammys' inherently fame-friendly standards, the 2014 awards felt teeming with musical legends. Paul McCartney, Stevie Wonder, Merle Haggard, and Carole King were…
Marc Hogan / January 27, 2014

Madonna, Billie Joe Armstrong Confirmed to Perform at 2014 Grammys

Well, it's official: Madonna will perform at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards. The Recording Academy announced the news on January 24, confirming rumors that the…
Kyle McGovern / January 24, 2014

Billie Joe Armstrong and Norah Jones Are Covering an Everly Brothers Album

Billie Joe Armstrong is taking a breather from Green Day after last year's ¡Uno!, ¡Dos!, ¡Tré! album trilogy to team with jazz-pop starlet…
Kyle McGovern / October 23, 2013

Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong Will Rewrite Shakespeare

Billie Joe Armstrong just returned to Green Day following a stint in rehab, but the 41-year-old frontman is ready for his next comeback. According to the…
Kyle McGovern / March 14, 2013

Green Day Remind Fans They’ve Been in the Studio

Last week while most of the music industry was guzzling beer at SXSW, Green Day quietly taunted fans with a new video teaser featuring footage…
Devon Maloney / March 19, 2012

Green Day Turning ‘American Idiot’ Into Movie?

After bringing their 2004 album American Idiot to Broadway, Green Day may be turning their smash musical into a movie, with frontman Billie Joe Armstrong…
Kevin O'Donnell / January 12, 2011

Green Day Live Album Coming in March

Green Day will release a new live album titled Awesome as F**k this winter, and the band has released an explosive new trailer to tease…
Kevin O'Donnell / January 11, 2011