Posts tagged "billie joe armstrong"

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…
By: 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…
By: 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…
By: 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…
By: 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…
By: 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…
By: Devon Maloney / March 19, 2012

Billie Joe Cast in ‘Idiot,’ Foos Add Dates + More

Billie Joe Armstrong has been confirmed to reprise his Broadway role in the movie adaptation of Green Day‘s American Idiot, set to be directed by…
By: SPIN Staff / June 14, 2011

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…
By: 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…
By: Kevin O'Donnell / January 11, 2011