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Stars To Compete For Tattoo Prize

GREEN DAY, METALLICA and LINKIN PARK lead the list of tattooed rockers up for the Best Band/Artist honour at the first Inked True Colors Awards.The rockers will compete for the top prize at the event,...

Green Day's Pranks For Kaiser Chiefs

GREEN DAY marked the departure of the KAISER CHIEFS from their ongoing U.S. tour by playing a series of pranks on the British rockers - including hiring a brass band to invade the stage during...

Green Day Take Art On Tour

Rockers GREEN DAY are adding a touch of class to their new U.S. tour - they have commissioned an art collection to go on the road with them.The band has teamed up with artist pal...

Armstrong Grooms Kids To Follow In His Footsteps

GREEN DAY rocker BILLIE JOE ARMSTRONG is grooming his two sons to follow in his musical footsteps.The singer insists Joe, 14, and Jakob, 19, have inherited his talent and he enjoys regular jam sessions with...

Armstrong Mulls Solo Career

GREEN DAY frontman BILLIE JOE ARMSTRONG is considering launching a solo career - because he and bandmates often get "sick of each other".The American Idiot hitmakers have been rocking for more than 20 years, and...

Green Day's Extreme Tattoos

Mike Dirnt has challenged his wife to a tattoo competition.The Green Day rocker is determined to outdo his spouse Brittney - who he married earlier this year - after she had his name tattooed on...

Green Day Wowed By American Idiot Musical

GREEN DAY frontman BILLIE JOE ARMSTRONG was overwhelmed to see his punk rock opera AMERICAN IDIOT brought to life on stage, calling the new show "pulverising".The rocker and his bandmates were treated to a preview...

Green Day Fan Fell Pregnant At Gig

GREEN DAY were shocked to discover they are secret fertility gods - a child was conceived during one of their concerts.A couple had sex during a Green Day gig several years ago, and the woman...

Green Day Spoil Eminem's European Comeback

Punk rockers GREEN DAY have triumphed over EMINEM in the European albums chart - 21ST CENTURY BREAKDOWN has beaten RELAPSE to the top of the countdown.The band's latest release debuted behind Depeche Mode last week...

Green Day Teach Kaiser Chiefs To Behave

KAISER CHIEFS have toned down their rock 'n' roll ways while on tour - after GREEN DAY taught them a lesson in music manners. The British rockers were convinced they would take part in backstage mayhem...

Green Day Fans Take Over Central Park For Free Concert

Punk rockers GREEN DAY sent thousands of screaming fans flocking to New York's Central Park on Friday (22May09), when they played a free concert live on U.S. TV. Followers spilled out onto the streets of the...

Depeche Mode Win Europe Battle With Green Day

DEPECHE MODE have beaten GREEN DAY in the battle of the trios in Europe by claiming a fourth week at the top of Billboard's European Top 100 Albums chart. Despite frontman Dave Gahan's stomach illness, which...

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)...

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...

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 & 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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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