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Billie Joe Armstrong is the lead singer of the band Green Day He, along with bassist Mike Dirnt and drummer Tre Cool were kids from working-class backgrounds who came of age in the underground punk scene in Berkeley. Even though they had previously released two records (1039/Smooth Out Slappy ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Billie Joe Armstrong is the lead singer of the band Green Day He, along with bassist Mike Dirnt and drummer Tre Cool were kids from working-class backgrounds who came of age in the underground punk scene in Berkeley. Even though they had previously released two records (1039/Smooth Out Slappy ... (read complete bio)
Green Day's AMERICAN IDIOT to Open At Music Mountain Theatre Photo Green Day's AMERICAN IDIOT to Open At Music Mountain Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 27, 2021

Green Day's explosive, award-winning musical will be on the Lambertville stage starting October 1st. The show will have 8 performances over two weekends, closing on October 10th.

Landmark Musical Theatre Announces 2021-2022 Season Photo Landmark Musical Theatre Announces 2021-2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 20, 2021

San Francisco’s Landmark Musical Theatre has announced the titles for the Company’s upcoming in-person 2021-2022 season.

Kelsy Karter Covers Green Day's 'Give Me Novacaine' Photo Kelsy Karter Covers Green Day's 'Give Me Novacaine'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 9, 2021

Live From Nowhere is Kelsy’s latest project since the release of her debut album, Missing Person, last fall. 

WISH YOU WERE HERE, ASK ARIZONA, BILLIE WAS A BLACK WOMAN and More to be Released on  Photo WISH YOU WERE HERE, ASK ARIZONA, BILLIE WAS A BLACK WOMAN and More to be Released on Audible April 2021
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 26, 2021

Audible has announced the content they will be releasing in April 2021! Scripted titles include a celebration of legendary jazz singer Billie Holiday with Billie Was a Black Woman written and hosted by Rebecca Carroll; the comedy Hit Job starring Keke Palmer and Pete Davidson and more.

THE GO-GOS 'God Bless The Go-Gos' Re-Issued On May 14 Photo THE GO-GOS 'God Bless The Go-Gos' Re-Issued On May 14
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 5, 2021

On May 14, 2021, The Go-Go’s’ critically acclaimed 2001 reunion album, God Bless The Go-Go’s, celebrates its 20th anniversary and will be reissued on CD, vinyl and digital formats via Eagle Records.

Kit Major Shares 'Scene Queen' Single Photo Kit Major Shares 'Scene Queen' Single
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 7, 2020

Today, Los Angeles-based art-pop artist Kit Major shares 'Scene Queen,' a high energy dark, dance, glitchy, almost pop-metal hyperpop anthem that can make anyone's confidence go up to 100. 

Billie Joe Armstrong Releases Quarantine Covers Album 'No Fun Mondays' Photo Billie Joe Armstrong Releases Quarantine Covers Album 'No Fun Mondays'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 27, 2020

Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong releases his YouTube covers series No Fun Mondays as a 14-song collection today via Reprise/Warner Records – available now on vinyl, CD, and digitally.

Stark Sands, John Gallagher Jr. and More From AMERICAN IDIOT Team Up with Swing Left  Photo Stark Sands, John Gallagher Jr. and More From AMERICAN IDIOT Team Up with Swing Left for Final Letter Writing Party
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 14, 2020

Billie Joe Armstrong and Michael Mayer, co-creators of the award winning Broadway hit American Idiot, are partnering with Swing Left to host its final letter-writing party of 2020 for national volunteers writing more than 15 million letters to voters. They will be joined by Stark Sands, John Gallagher Jr, Michael Esper, Rebecca Naomi Jones & more.

Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong Releases Amazon Original Cover of Wreckless Eric's ' Photo Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong Releases Amazon Original Cover of Wreckless Eric's 'Whole Wide World'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 4, 2020

Today, Billie Joe Armstrong of five-time Grammy Award-winning rock band Green Day released an Amazon Original Cover of Wreckless Eric’s “Whole Wide World.”

Broadway From Home: Documentaries for Every Theater Lover! Photo Broadway From Home: Documentaries for Every Theater Lover!
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 18, 2020

Feel like you've started to run out of things to watch? We here at BroadwayWorld have you covered! We all have our favorite musicals and plays, but what about the stories behind those shows? Luckily, over the years, many documentaries have been made about some of your favorite shows!

AMC Studios Inks Multi-Year Overall Deals With Rolin Jones, Gina Mingacci And Ray McK Photo AMC Studios Inks Multi-Year Overall Deals With Rolin Jones, Gina Mingacci And Ray McKinnon
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 7, 2020

AMC Studios announced today that it has entered into separate exclusive, multi-year overall deals with Rolin Jones (Friday Night Lights, Weeds), Gina Mingacci (Killing Eve, Orphan Black) and Ray McKinnon (Rectify, Deadwood) to develop and produce new series for AMC Networks' Entertainment Group as well as other content companies. The deals expand AMC Networks' ongoing or previous creative partnerships with Jones, Mingacci and McKinnon.

ONE WORLD: TOGETHER AT HOME Virtual Concert Raises $127.9 Million Photo ONE WORLD: TOGETHER AT HOME Virtual Concert Raises $127.9 Million
by Stephi Wild - Apr 19, 2020

According to Variety, Saturday's One World: Together at Home virtual concert has raised $127.9 million for health care workers and coronavirus relief.

VIDEO: Billie Joe Armstrong Performs 'Wake Me Up When September Ends' on ONE WORLD: T Photo VIDEO: Billie Joe Armstrong Performs 'Wake Me Up When September Ends' on ONE WORLD: TOGETHER AT HOME
by Stage Tube - Apr 19, 2020

Global Citizen and the World Health Organization (WHO) partnered for a special one-night event, 'One World: Together at Home,' which aired across multiple global networks and platforms on Saturday, April 18.

VIDEO: Jennifer Lopez Sings 'People' from FUNNY GIRL Photo VIDEO: Jennifer Lopez Sings 'People' from FUNNY GIRL
by Robert Diamond - Apr 18, 2020

Amongst numerous appearances and highlights, Jennifer Lopez paid tribute to one of Barbra Streisand and to 'People' from FUNNY GIRL. Watch the video below!

WATCH LIVE NOW: Star-Studded Virtual Concert, ONE WORLD: TOGETHER AT HOME Photo WATCH LIVE NOW: Star-Studded Virtual Concert, ONE WORLD: TOGETHER AT HOME
by Stage Tube - Apr 18, 2020

Global Citizen and the World Health Organization (WHO) are partnering for a special one-night event, 'One World: Together at Home,' to air across multiple global networks and platforms on Saturday, April 18.

VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Sings 'Memory' From CATS as Part of ONE WORLD: TOGETHER AT HOM Photo VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Sings 'Memory' From CATS as Part of ONE WORLD: TOGETHER AT HOME
by Stephi Wild - Apr 18, 2020

Tonight is the 'One World: Together At Home' global broadcast special, which will air across NBC, ABC, CBS and other global networks and platforms on Saturday, April 18 from 8-10 p.m. PT/ET.

Global Citizen Radio to Take Over SiriusXM's Volume Channel Photo Global Citizen Radio to Take Over SiriusXM's Volume Channel
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 17, 2020

SiriusXM announced today that One World: Together At Home – a globally televised and streamed special in support of the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic – will air on SiriusXM's Volume channel on Saturday, April 18. 

BWW Previews: Facebook Live Events Schedule For A Weekend Of Pop and Rock Music Lover Photo BWW Previews: Facebook Live Events Schedule For A Weekend Of Pop and Rock Music Lovers
by Stephen Mosher - Apr 17, 2020

Facebook Live Events Schedule For A Weekend Of Pop and Rock Music Lovers

Roku Joins Global Citizen to Stream 'One World: Together at Home' Photo Roku Joins Global Citizen to Stream 'One World: Together at Home'
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 16, 2020

 Roku, Inc.  today announced it is partnering with Global Citizen to bring Roku® users One World: Together at Home, a global special that pays tribute to and celebrates frontline healthcare workers.

Jennifer Lopez, Taylor Swift, Oprah, & More Join ONE WORLD: TOGETHER AT HOME Photo Jennifer Lopez, Taylor Swift, Oprah, & More Join ONE WORLD: TOGETHER AT HOME
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 14, 2020

An expanded list of artists will appear in the a?oeOne World: Together At Homea?? global broadcast special, which will air across NBC, ABC, CBS and other global networks and platforms on Saturday, April 18 from 8-10 p.m. PT/ET.

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