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Green Day Launches New 'Twilight' Video For 'The Forgotten' (Video)

Green Day has released the official video for their 'Twilight' soundtrack song 'The Forgotten' which features on final instalment of the book-to-film franchise 'The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn'.It's a romantic piano tune that speaks straight...

It's A Dark Day For Green Day As Tour Is Cancelled

In a cruel twist of fate, and somewhat tragic irony, Green Day front man Billie Joe Armstrong has been forced to cancel the band's tour, in favour of spending time in rehab - a place...

Metallica Pay Tribute To Green Day

Metallica paid tribute to Green Day after replacing them at a festival. The heavy metal group stepped in for the 'Oh Love' punk band at the Voodoo Festival in New Orleans, after they cancelled all...

Have Green Day Tickets? We Have Some Bad News

Green Day has cancelled the remainder of its North American tour as Billie Joe Armstrong continues treatment for substance abuse issues, the band announced on their website Monday (October 29, 2012). Scheduled appearances for January...

Tour Dates Cancelled: But It's Not All Bad News For Green Day

Green Day have been forced to cancel tour dates and reschedule an album release, owing to singer Billie Joe Armstrong’s stint in rehab.2012 simply isn’t shaping up as the punk rockers had...

Green Day Scrap Upcoming Tour

Rockers Green Day have cancelled the remainder of their 2012 appearances and postponed their 2013 tour to allow frontman Billie Joe Armstrong to deal with his personal problems following his stint in rehab.The singer checked...

Metallica Pay Tribute To Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong At Voodoo Festival

Metallica dedicated a song to embattled Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong during their headlining set at the Voodoo Music + Arts Experience festival on Saturday (27Oct12) after stepping in as last-minute replacements for the...

Billie Joe Armstrong Video Provides Few Clues Of Rocker's Problems

With Billie Joe Armstrong in rehab for still unspecified reasons Green Day are holding back their planned tour for the time being, but have given fans a taste of what they can get when they...

Brothers In Arms: Green Day Await Billie Joe Armstrong's Return

Billie Joe Armstrong’s stint in rehab is “killing everyone,” according to his fellow Green Day comrade Mike Dirnt.Armstrong was admitted to rehab for substance abuse after he fell off the wagon during the band’s recent...

Mike Dirnt: Green Day Are Behind Billie Joe

Green Day's Mike Dirnt says Billie Joe Armstrong's ongoing stint in rehab is ''killing everyone''.The group's frontman went into treatment for substance abuse problems in September after he smashed a guitar and swore multiple times...

Billie Joe Armstrong Not Out Of Rehab By Christmas?

Billie Joe Armstrong could be in rehab until 2013. The Green Day frontman went into treatment for substance abuse problems in September when he smashed a guitar and swore multiple times on stage in Las...

Billie Joe Armstrong's 40th Worries May Have Sparked Breakdown

Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong has hinted that it was the stress leading up to his 40th birthday in February (12) that may have sparked the meltdown which forced him into rehab last month...

Green Day Cancel Voodoo Fest Gig And Open Up On Billie Joe Rehab

Green Day have announced that they have to pull out of a headline slot at the October 27 Voodoo Music + Arts Experience festival in New Orleans, with lead singer, Billie Joe Armstrong in rehab...

Green Day Support Billie Joe Armstrong's Recovery

Green Day are prioritising Billie Joe Armstrong's recovery from substance abuse.The rockers have apologised for cancelling ''everything'' - including concerts - over the next few weeks because they ''have to put the life of our...

Green Day Star Opens Up About Billie Joe Armstrong's Health Issues

GREEN DAY star Mike Dirnt has opened up about the health crisis which sent frontman Billie Joe Armstrong to rehab, revealing the singer was overworked and tired when he suffered a meltdown at a show...

Jack White Exits Stage After Just 45 Minutes

The Jack White Blunderbuss gig was brought to an untimely halt last night after White left the stage 45 minutes into the set, reports Reuters.Critically acclaimed as one of the most accomplished artists of a...

Billie Joe Armstrong Rehab Update: Green Day Singer Had Been Sober For A Year

Before Billie Joe Armstrong entered rehab for substance abuse, he had been sober for a year before falling off the wagon last weekend. The Green Day singer has entered rehab after he lost the plot...

Can Billie Joe Armstrong Work On ‘The Voice’ While In Rehab?

Will Billie Joe Armstrong’s rehab keep him from appearing as a mentor for Christina Aguilera’s team on ‘The Voice’? This is one of many questions being asked by confused fans of the Green Day singer,...

Billie Joe Armstrong 'The Voice' Appearance Still On Despite Weekend Breakdown

Billie Joe Armstrong's on-stage meltdown won't affect his scheduled appearance on NBC reality singing contest The Voice according to show bosses. Deadline reports that Armstrong filmed his appearance some weeks ago and, according to a...

Billie Joe Armstrong A 'Loose Cannon'

Billie Joe Armstrong had been a ''loose cannon'' for a while before he went to rehab.The singer checked into rehab yesterday (23.09.12), a day after launching into an on-stage tirade when his band's set was...

Billie Joe Armstrong Still Set For The Voice Appearance

Billie Joe Armstrong is still set to make an appearance on American TV show The Voice despite his admission to a treatment centre following a meltdown in Las Vegas.A representative for the Green Day star...

Rehab For Green Day Frontman Billie Joe Armstrong Was Only A Matter Of Time

Green Day front man Billie Joe Armstrong's admittance to rehab after his very public on-stage meltdown at iHeartRadio Music Festival was a long time coming, reports the Chicago Sun Times."You're going to give me one...

Green Day Singer Entering Rehab

Rocker Billy Joe Armstrong is entering rehab.The 'Green Day' singer is set to undergo treatment for substance abuse, a spokesperson for the group has confirmed. The band has also postponed several upcoming promotional appearances.The Grammy-winner's...

Billie Joe Armstrong Checks Into Treatment Facility After Festival Meltdown

Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong has checked into a treatment facility for substance abuse a day after trashing equipment and hurling abuse at promoters during what appeared to be a public meltdown at a...

Billie Joe Armstrong Checks Into Treatment Facility After Festival Meltdown

Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong has checked into a treatment facility for substance abuse a day after trashing equipment and hurling abuse at promoters during what appeared to be a public meltdown at a...

Billie Joe Armstrong Rants At Festival Bosses Over One-minute Warning

Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong lashed out at organisers of the iHeartRadio music festival in Las Vegas on Friday (21Sep12) after he was given a one-minute warning before the end of the band's performance.The...

Green Day's New Album Is 'Epic'

Green Day think their new album is ''epic''.The 'American Idiot' hitmakers are proud of their new album trilogy '¡Uno!', '¡Dos!' and '¡Tre!' and feel the triple format has allowed them to achieve something that rocks...

Green Day Slam Bon Jovi

Billie Joe Armstrong has branded Bon Jovi the ''worst'' ever band to play with.The Green Day frontman is unimpressed with the rock icons' talent and says the 'Livin' On A Prayer' hitmakers are the worst...

The Voice: Five Things We Can Expect From Season 3

'The Voice' US is back tonight (September 10th 2012) for their third season and is set to be the strongest series yet with several new alterations to the show. Here are five things you can...

Billie Joe Armstrong's Illness Explained By Band Mate

Mike Dirnt of Green Day has made a statement to fans worried about punk rocker Billie Joe Armstrong, who fell ill during the band's European tour.Dirnt has revealed that his band mate was hospitalised after...

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