Tag Archives: Oakland

Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong kicked off Southwest flight

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: On a Thursday night trip from Burbank to Oakland, Green Day lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong was kicked off of a Southwest Airlines flight after back-talking a flight attendant who flagged his wardrobe. The star reportedly wore his pants so low as to defy the[...]

The Dirty Heads continue to make Billboard history

HollywoodNews.com: The Dirty Heads are not only the first independent label artists to have a #1 song at alternative radio for 11 weeks in a row but the laid back group out of Orange County is also the first independent label artists to go #1 on Billboard’s all format rock[...]

Justin Bieber plays to sold out Oakland crowd with Legaci

HollywoodNews.com: Justin Bieber made his way to the Bay Area to play in front of a sold out crowd at the Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. He played all his hits during the 90 minute set and toured with Bay Area=based backup signers, Legaci, who he gave a shout out[...]

U2 announces re-scheduled dates for 360 degree tour

HollywoodNews.com: U2 had to re-schedule a handful of tour dates in the United States because Bono had to undergo emergency back surgery. Now Live Nation Entertainment has announced the rescheduled 360 tour dates that have been moved to Spring/Summer 2011. The 2010 European tour, which has not been affected, begins[...]

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[...]