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Green Day Slam Wal-mart Over Cd Ban

Rockers GREEN DAY have blasted U.S. supermarket chain Wal-Mart after retail bosses refused to carry an uncensored version of their chart-topping new album. The band's 21st Century Breakdown skyrocketed to the top of the U.S. album...

Green Day's Eminem Envy

Green Day are jealous of Eminem.The American rockers - whose latest LP '21st Century Breakdown' was released last week -say they admire the rapper's creativity and musical ideas.Frontman Billie Joe Armstrong said: "Looking at a...

Green Day Have A Breakdown At The Top Of The U.s. Charts

Punk trio GREEN DAY are back at the top of the U.S. album charts after selling 215,000 copies of their new album 21ST CENTURY BREAKDOWN in just three days. The album was released on Friday (15May09)...

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"(He's) a mean sleeper. Anything for Mike in the morning is a drag. Nobody wants to wake him up. You have to poke him with a long stick and still know where the door is."...

Fascinating Fact 7379

GREEN DAY star BILLIE JOE ARMSTRONG is a Little League baseball assistant coach in his native California....

Green Day Set For Marathon Shows To Challenge Springsteen

Fans of GREEN DAY are in for a value-for-money treat when the punk trio hits the road this year (09) - frontman BILLIE JOE ARMSTRONG is eager to play four-hour long concerts. The American Idiot hitmakers...

Fascinating Fact 7378

GREEN DAY frontman BILLIE JOE ARMSTRONG and his wife ADRIENNE co-own an organic clothing and furniture store in Oakland, California, called Atomic Garden....

Green Day & Peas Top U.k. Charts

GREEN DAY have stormed to the top of the U.K. album charts, while the BLACK EYED PEAS have scored a TransAtlantic double on the nation's singles chart. The pop-punk trio's 21st Century Breakdown knocked Bob Dylan's...

Ferrell & Hanks Join Green Day For Tv Supergroup

TOM HANKS, WILL FERRELL, ANNE HATHAWAY and GREEN DAY formed the unlikeliest of supergroups for a skit on U.S. comedy show SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE on Saturday (16May09). The stars joined show guest host Ferrell for a...

Green Day Debated Quitting Music

Rockers GREEN DAY were so disappointed with the reception to their album WARNING they considered splitting up. The American Idiot hitmakers released five critically acclaimed discs in the 1990s before coming back with their sixth album...

Cool Took Drum Lessons In Cuba

GREEN DAY drummer TRE COOL went to drastic measures to improve his skills - he sneaked into Cuba for drumming lessons. U.S. citizens need special permission to travel to the Caribbean island, but Cool managed to...

Fascinating Fact 7335

British rockers the KAISER CHIEFS will share their support slot on GREEN DAY's upcoming U.S summer tour with fellow Brits FRANZ FERDINAND. The Kaiser Chiefs will join Green Day from 27 July (09) at New...

Fall Out Boy Want To Support West

Rockers FALL OUT BOY are planning to take a step back from the spotlight - in a bid to land a supporting slot for KANYE WEST or GREEN DAY. The Dance, Dance hitmakers proved their credentials...

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British rockers KAISER CHIEFS will support GREEN DAY on their U.S tour this summer (09). The North American trek kicks off on 27 July (09) in Madison Square Gardens in New York....

Album Left Green Day Singer Depressed

GREEN DAY's latest album left singer BILLIE JOE ARMSTRONG with something akin to post-natal depression, he has revealed.Speaking to the Sunday Days, the star revealed that the process of recording 21ST CENTURY BREAKDOWN was so...

By on 27 April 2009

Green Day Album Made Armstrong Sick

Rocker BILLIE JOE ARMSTRONG worked so hard on the new GREEN DAY album he almost ended up in hospital. The band has been busy recording tracks for 21st Century Breakdown, their first new release in over...

Fascinating Fact 7218

GREEN DAY has announced they will embark on a 38 date tour this summer (09) - their first in over three years. The North American jaunt will kick off in Seattle on 3 July....

Armstrong Is A Secret Reality Tv Fan

GREEN DAY frontman BILLY JOE ARMSTRONG has a guilty secret - he's hooked on reality TV shows. The American Idiot hitmaker admits he's a huge fan of rocker Bret Michaels' Rock of Love dating show and...

Green Day's American Idiot Musical To Premiere This Autumn

Rockers GREEN DAY will debut a musical based on their hit album AMERICAN IDIOT in September (09). The band has long been rumoured to be turning their 2004 rock opera disc into a stage production, and...

Musical Version Of American Idiot Confirmed

A stage adaptation of the 2004 Green Day album American Idiot will premiere this autumn in California, it has been announced.Tony award-winning director Michael Mayer will helm the musical version of the acclaimed album, set...

By on 30 March 2009

Green Day Confirm May Release For 21st Century Breakdown

Green Day's new album 21st Century Breakdown will be released on May 15th, the band have announced.Their eighth studio album, the collection will be their first since 2004's Grammy winning American Idiot, which went on...

By on 26 March 2009

Martin: 'The Best Bands Are On Holiday'

Humble COLDPLAY star CHRIS MARTIN insists his band is the best on the world because U2 and GREEN DAY are on vacation. The British singer/songwriter admits his group will slip down the list of great...

Green Day Star Lands Signature Converse Trainers

GREEN DAY star BILLIE JOE ARMSTRONG has landed his very own Converse shoe brand. The American Idiot singer's signature pair of shoes are red, white and black - Armstrong's favourite colours. Portions of sales from...

Katy Perry To Host Mtv Europe Music Awards

Katy Perry is to follow in the footsteps of Tom Jones and Snoop Dogg in hosting the MTV Europe Music awards.The 23-year-old singer, who has sold more than five million copies of her single I...

By on 13 October 2008

Vig Dumps Garbage For Green Day

Superproducer BUTCH VIG is using his break from rockers GARBAGE to take charge of the controls for GREEN DAY. The legendary producer behind classic albums by Nirvana and Smashing Pumpkins is working on Green Day's...

Rick Astley Challenging Madonna And U2 For Mtv Award

Eighties pop star Rick Astley is an unlikely nominee for the best act ever at the MTV Europe Music awards.The Never Gonna Give You Up star is up against Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera, Green Day,...

By on 02 October 2008

Kerrang! Confirm Tracklisting For 2008 Compilation

Kerrang! magazine has revealed the roster of bands earmarked for its 2008 compilation CD.Kerrang! The Album 2008 hits the shelves on September 29th and features chart successes such as Kid Rock, Nickelback and Weezer alongside...

By on 10 September 2008

Glen Campbell 'Goes Rock'

Glen Campbell has announced he is to release an album of cover versions, with some choices perhaps not readily associated with the country legend.Meet Glen Campbell is to hit stores in the US on August...

By on 31 July 2008

Green Day's Alter Ego Plays First Gig

American rockers GREEN DAY have played their first official gig in three years, under the guise of their alter egos the FOXBORO HOT TUBS.The group performed at Juanita's Cantina Ballroom in Little Rock, Arkansas,...

By on 20 May 2008

Green Day Side Project Announce Flash Tour

GREEN DAY's spin-off band the FOXBORO HOT TUBS are to hit eight venues on a whistle-stop U.S. tour beginning next week (19May08). Tickets for the shows, which begin at Juanita's Cantina in Little Rock, Arkansas...

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There's A New Girl In Town! Mariah Carey Opens Las Vegas Residency With Style [Video]

Mariah Carey look dazzling as always as she opened her highly...

Chris Evans Reveals Marvel's 'Avengers: Infinity War' Shooting Schedule

Chris Evans has revealed the packed shooting schedule for Avengers...

Sam Smith Cancels Rest Of Australian Tour Due Vocal Chord Haemorrhage

Sam Smith has been forced to cancel the remainder of his Australian tour...

Alice Eve Suffers Social Media Backlash After Saying Bruce Jenner Is 'Playing At Being A Woman'

Actress Alice Eve has come under fire on social media, after saying that...

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Jurassic World - Clips

When John Hammond first created InGen and prepared Jurassic Park, it was a colossal failure. When Jurassic World...

Tove Lo - Vevo GO Shows: Talking Body

Tove Lo has taken some time to talk about her first ever performance at a burlesque club for her acclaimed...

Dan Mangan - Interview

Hot on the heels of his fourth album release 'Club Meds', Dan Mangan has set out on tour - hitting both Europe and North...

'Homeland' Season 5 To Shoot Entirely in Germany

The Homeland cast and crew are heading to Germany, to shoot the entirety of season 5. The Emmy-award...

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