- November 2004
From fatherhood and politics to prank calls and hangovers, Green Day tell spin about surviving as 30-something punks and their rock opera, American Idiot.
After a four year hiatus, the band returns with a politically charged concept album that couldn't come a minute too soon.
An interview with Mike about American Idiot and his bass sound on the album
A short interview with Mike and Tre after they played the Voodoo Fest in New Orleans.
An in-depth review of the American Idiot album including some quotes from the band about the record and the recording process. The article also includes tabs for the title track.
- October 2004
The band is interview about the American Idiot album, politics, and more.
The magazine interviews Green Day about the inspiration behind American Idiot. The interview takes place the day before the album is released.
Interview with Green Day about the music in American Idiot and where the band is now. Reflecting on their career and lives over the last 15 years.
Rolling Stone reviews "American Idiot" and lists it at number 1 of their "Hot List" recommended albums.
- September 04, 2004
Kerrang sits down with the band and reviews their history. From the Gilman days to the release of "American Idiot"