Articles tagged green day

Drunken Logic - “(The Good News Is) No One Gives a Damn” (audio) (Premiere)

The sarcastic wit of Bomb the Music Industry! meets the catchiness of Green Day in the newest tune by the Boston folk-punk outfit Drunken Logic.

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United States of Rage and Love: Green Day - “Wake Me Up When September Ends”

The 11th song on American Idiot, "Wake Me Up When September Ends" is arguably the most multifaceted and emotionally powerful composition on the album.

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United States of Rage and Love: Green Day - “Extraordinary Girl” and “Letterbomb”

Heartbreak, rejection, and rebellion collide in catchy, affective, and brilliant fashion on the ninth and tenth tracks from Green Day's 2004 masterpiece.

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Five Observations About the 2015 Rock Hall of Fame Ballot

The just-unveiled ballot for next year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction class attempts to honor Generation X as well as continue to rectify past oversights.

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United States of Rage and Love: Green Day - “Holiday”

The third track on Green Day's 2004 opus blends its social commentary and coming-of-age narrative into a single explosion that's both powerful and profound.

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United States of Rage and Love: Green Day - “Jesus of Suburbia”

An exceptionally intricate, intelligent, gripping, and ambitious track, "Jesus of Suburbia" also did a fantastic job of setting up the story, characters, and social commentary that makes this LP so great.

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United States of Rage and Love: Green Day’s ‘American Idiot’ - Introduction and “American Idiot”

A decade later, Green Day's politically charged concept album remains one of the best, most important records of its era. The newest Between the Grooves series examines it in detail, starting with its mission statement title track.

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Green Day: 6 April 2013 - Uncasville, CT

Green Day's similar performance to those of prior year's seemed a bit tired but watching the band certainly doesn't get tiring as they draw from a tremendous pool of energy.

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Nice Guys Finish Last: The Top 15 Green Day Songs

In honor of the impending arrival of Green Day's latest studio album ¡Uno! mere days from now, we have ranked the top 15 Green Day songs in as objective an order as we could muster.

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Modern-Indie-College-Alternative Rock for Hipsters (MICAH for Short)

Here's your introduction to MICAH rock, my admittedly cheesy acronym for music that has, at one time or another, been defined as modern, indie, college, alternative, and hipster music.

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22 Mar 2011 // 10:00 PM

Green Day: Awesome as F**k

Some creative, unexpected song choices make Green Day's second live album worthwhile. But it's far from an essential release.

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7 Mar 2011 // 7:05 AM

The Year in Music: August 2010

Continuing out look at the year’s most notable events in the world of music, here’s what happened in August 2010.

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“Becoming Who We Are”: The Horrors of Survival in ‘The Walking Dead Vol. 12: Life Among Them’

Thomas Harris' Francis Dolarhyde once commented that his victims were privy to a great becoming. As The Walking Dead continues, Robert Kirkman gives us front row center seats to the greatest undoing of all.

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Green Day: American Idiot: The Original Broadway Cast Recording

If you haven’t heard, Green Day’s American Idiot was kind of a big deal. The punk rock trio further promotes the album's legend by turning it into a glossy Broadway production.

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Green Day - All About ‘Dookie’: “F.O.D.” and “All by Myself”

Green Day has a knack for kicking off records in a riveting fashion, but the band often has a problem wrapping them up as strongly.

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Green Day - All About ‘Dookie’: “In the End”

Musically, “In the End” is dead simple.  That’s because it’s played so fast.  Green Day holds to the theory that the

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Green Day - All About ‘Dookie’: “Emenius Sleepus”

With the heroic phase of Dookie completed, we now enter the home stretch of the album’s tracklist.  To be frank, there aren’t

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Green Day - All About ‘Dookie’: “Coming Clean”

“Seventeen and strung out on confusion”, Billie Joe Armstrong belts out the opening line of “Coming Clean” in a high, booming notes to immediately drive

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Green Day - All About ‘Dookie’: “When I Come Around”

“When I Come Around” is more than just the best song off Dookie.  It’s quite possibly the best tune Green Day has ever

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Green Day - All About ‘Dookie’: “Sassafras Roots”

After its opening chord crashes and drum beats, “Sassafras Roots” settles into a four-bar A-E5/A-A-E5/A-D-E chord progression that it relies on throughout much

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A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

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"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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