Tag Archives: Billie Joe Armstrong

Fans want to see Adam Lambert in which Broadway show?

HollywoodNews.com: Adam Lambert does know a thing or two about the theater as he took part in the Los Angeles production of ‘Wicked’ and more, but which Broadway show do fans want to see the singer in now? Fans took to voting on the site Broadway.com to decide who they wanted[...]

Billie Joe Armstrong to play St. Jimmy in ‘American Idiot’

HollywoodNews.com: Green Day’s lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong co-wrote the Broadway play “American Idiot” that features all of the band’s songs, but he’s never actually appeared in one of the performances. However, that is about to change as the rocker is going to take the New York theater scene by[...]

A look at Green Day’s “Rock Band” video game

Hollywoodnews.com: Green Day is becoming a punk rock brand. On the heels of their Broadway show and Tony performance on June 13, the Grammy-winning multiplatinum trio are releasing their own “Rock Band” videogame – similar to the Beatles edition last September. “I just like being diverse and trying new things[...]

Jimmy Fallon celebrates Rolling Stones with performances by Green Day, Phish

HollywoodNews.com: “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” will host a weeklong celebration of the Rolling Stones beginning May 10, saluting the re-release of the band’s 10th studio album “Exile on Main Street.” Regarded as one of the greatest albums in rock ‘n’ roll history and one of the most[...]

Tom Hanks in talks to turn Green Day Musical into film

BY STAFF Playtone partners Tom Hanks and Gary Goetzman are in talks to turn Green Day’s “American Idiot” Broadway show into a feature film. The play hasn’t even opened to live audiences yet (opens April 20), but there is already a lot of buzz around it. According to Deadline.com, the last[...]

Green Day announce Summer Tour Dates

BY LINELLE SCHULTZ Punk band Green Day have announced the first set of tour dates for their summer trek to embark on their second tour supporting 2009’s “21st Century Breakdown.” The album won a Grammy for Best Rock Album in 2009 and rockers AFI will be opening for the punk band.[...]