Posts tagged "green day"

Green Day, Joan Jett, Ringo Starr Honored at 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Ceremony

The 30th annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony went down last night, and the Cleveland institution welcome the…
By: Colin Joyce / April 19, 2015

Green Day Turn Back Time at the House of Blues

Besides the Foo Fighters' Record Store Day gig, the most in-demand ticket in Northeast Ohio this week was Green Day's Thursday…
By: Annie Zaleski / April 17, 2015

The Lookouts’ Larry Livermore Made Us a Mixtape Featuring Green Day, MC5, the Supremes, and More

Earlier this month, Don Giovanni Records released Spy Rock Road (And Other Stories), a compilation disc by California pop-punk forefather…
By: Rachel Brodsky / March 30, 2015

The Lookouts Lament Their ‘Mendocino Homeland’ in Roaring Proto-Punk Track

California pop-punk forerunners the Lookouts might not be the first group people look to when exploring the sub-genre's history, but the short-lived project still…
By: Rachel Brodsky / February 19, 2015

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2015 Inductees: Green Day, Lou Reed, Joan Jett, and More

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announced its list of 2015 inductees this morning, and it's a lineup that should make punk fans new…
By: Andrew Unterberger / December 16, 2014

Green Day Touring Guitarist Jason White Has Been Diagnosed With Tonsil Cancer

Touring Green Day guitarist Jason White has been diagnosed with tonsil cancer. Confirming the news on their official website, the pop-punk trio…
By: Rachel Brodsky / December 8, 2014

Green Day, Lou Reed, and Nine Inch Nails Nominated for Rock Hall of Fame

The nominees for next year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony are in, and Green Day, Nine Inch Nails, the late…
By: Brennan Carley / October 9, 2014

Green Day: The 2004 ‘American Idiot’ Cover Story

[This article originally appeared in the November 2004 issue of SPIN.] Two punks, dressed in black, get on a plane. They are famous, as punk…
By: Alex Pappademas / September 25, 2014

Here’s What It Was Like to Be a Music Fan in 1994

This is the third installment in SPIN's look back at 1994, a watershed year for alternative culture. Stay tuned for more coverage in the week…
By: Brennan Carley / September 16, 2014

Your Labor Day Weekend Playlist: The 100 Best Alt-Rock Songs of 1994

As Labor Day Weekend approaches, the summer's last barbecues and beach parties find themselves wanting for the perfect soundtrack. SPIN has you covered with our…
By: Brennan Carley / August 29, 2014

The 100 Best Alternative Rock Songs of 1994

In 1994, the distinction between "mainstream" and "alternative" evaporated. Green Day and the Offspring brought hook-heavy punk to the Billboard charts, middle-of-the-road acts such a…
By: Kyle McGovern / August 18, 2014

Replacements Enlist Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong For Coachella

Reports from the reunion shows thus far have been relatively tame, but the Replacements may have been up to their old games last…
By: Colin Joyce / April 19, 2014

The 40 Best Albums of 2004

The 40 best albums of 2004, as ranked by the SPIN editors. [This list was originally published in the January 2005 issue of SPIN.]…
By: SPIN Staff / February 27, 2014

Green Day: Read SPIN’s 1994 ‘Dookie’ Story ‘Young, Loud, and Snotty’

(This article originally appeared in the September 1994 issue of SPIN.) It's an early Wednesday evening in North Oakland, and the lead singer for America'…
By: Eric Weisbard / January 31, 2014

10 Albums to Stream: Soundgarden, A Perfect Circle, Billie Joe Armstrong and Norah Jones, More

Inch closer to the weekend by streaming new releases from Soundgarden, A Perfect Circle, Billie Joe Armstrong and Norah…
By: Kyle McGovern / November 20, 2013

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

Welcome to Paradise: Watch Green Day Play ‘Dookie’ Front to Back

Green Day dropped a nice surprise on their fans Wednesday night, performing their classic 1994 album Dookie in its entirety at London's Brixton Academy. A…
By: Kyle McGovern / August 22, 2013

‘No Green’ Day: Band Goes Unpunished After Stealing Artist’s Work

So let's say you're an artist who designs an image that becomes so popular, it's plastered on walls and posters on the street and eventually…
By: SPIN Staff / August 8, 2013

Watch 60,000 Green Day Fans Sing ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’

Green Day's June 1 gig at London's Emirates Stadium set a new attendance record for the U.K. arena. Thanks to different staging and seating configurations,…
By: Kyle McGovern / June 10, 2013

The Thermals’ Hutch Harris on How Green Day, ‘LARP-Metal’ Shaped ‘Desperate Ground’

The Thermals' Hutch Harris had some small regrets. After 2010's Personal Life — a relatively stripped-down collection of mid-tempo tunes— he quickly realized…
By: Colin Joyce / April 15, 2013
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