Stories tagged with 'covers'

Listen to Billie Joe Armstrong's latest No Fun Mondays cover 'A New England'

Today (July 10), Billie Joe has shared his latest No Fun Mondays cover of Billy Bragg's "A New England." "Welcome to No Fun Monday on a Friday because no one knows what day it i [...] Read story

Green Day releasing new cover, Dreaming by Blondie, this Friday

We're getting something a bit different this Friday, May 21 - a full band cover of Dreaming by Blondie. The band say they're "dreaming" of being back in the road in the announcemen [...] Read story

Listen to this week's No Fun Mondays cover, That's Rock'n'Roll by Eric Carmen

This week's No Fun Mondays cover is That's Rock'n'Roll by Eric Carmen. In the video Billie Joe's "Spazzy" drawing makes a comeback. Watch and listen here: If you don't remem [...] Read story

Hear Billie Joe's latest 'No Fun Mondays' cover 'Not That Way Anymore'

The latest "No Fun Mondays" cover is here! Yesterday (May 11), Billie Joe shared his cover of Stiv Bators' "Not That Way Anymore." The accompanying video features live footage f [...] Read story

Listen to Billie Joe's newest No Fun Mondays cover, Kids In America

Today's New Fun Mondays cover is Kids In America, originally by Kim Wilde. The video shows Billie Joe writing the lyrics with an animated Mike Dirnt unicorn in honour of his birthd [...] Read story

Watch the Armstrong family perform 'I Think We're Alone Now'

Last night (April 28), Billie appeared on the remote edition of The Late Late Show with James Corden where he performed "I Think We're Alone Now" with his sons Joey and Jakob. H [...] Read story

Listen to Billie Joe's latest No Fun Mondays cover, War Stories by The Starjets

Billie Joe is keeping up with No Fun Mondays. Yesterday's new cover is War Stories by Northern Irish band The Starjets. The song was originally released in 1979. Listen here: [...] Read story

Billie Joe pays tribute to Adam Schlesinger with 'That Thing You Do!' cover

Billie Joe Armstrong has shared his latest cover in the No Fun Monday series. This time he covers "That Thing You Do!" to honor the late Adam Schlesinger. The accompanying video [...] Read story

Billie Joe releases The Avengers cover for Easter

To celebrate Easter, Billie Joe Armstrong shared the next cover in the No Fun Monday series. This time he covered "Corpus Christi" by The Avengers. In the description for the ly [...] Read story

Billie Joe shares 'Manic Monday' cover as part of No Fun Monday

Billie Joe has shared his latest cover song as part of Green Day's new No Fun Monday series. This time, Billie tackles The Bangles hit "Manic Monday" with the help of Bangles gu [...] Read story

Billie Joe Armstrong shares Johnny Thunders cover as part of 'No Fun Mondays' series

Billie Joe Armstrong has shared his new cover of Johnny Thunders' "You Can't Put Your Arms Around a Memory" on Green Day's YouTube channel. The video features clips and photos from [...] Read story

Billie Joe releases cover of "I Think We're Alone Now" on YouTube

Green Day's YouTube channel has posted a new video of Billie Joe covering the song "I Think We're Alone Now." The video, produced by Billie Joe, features a cover of the song by [...] Read story

Shakira Covers Green Day's 'Basket Case'

Latin singer/songwriter Sharkira proves she knows how to rock with her cover of Green Day's "Basket Case." Recently, the singer posted a brief clip of her in the studio with her pr [...] Read story

Watch The Coverups' 40th Street Block Party performance

Last month, The Coverups, featuring Billie Joe Armstrong, Mike Dirnt, and Jason White, surprised fans with a rare live performance at the 40th Street Block Party in Oakland, Califo [...] Read story

Additional Longshot/Billie Joe demos, covers now available at music stores, streaming services

A few weeks ago, Billie Joe released 11 previously unheard demos and covers that spanned several projects including The Longshot, These Paper Bullets, and Ordinary World. Since the [...] Read story

The Coverups, a cover band featuring Green Day members, played Monday night

A newly-formed band called "The Coverups" played their debut show last night in Albany, California to a small crowd. The Coverups features many Green Day members including Billie J [...] Read story