Stories tagged with 'other bands'

Laura Jane Grace talks touring with Green Day

Laura Jane Grace - Against Me's lead singer and guitarist - sat down for an interview and talked about touring with Green Day on their most recent North American tour. She talks ab [...] Read story

Watch Jason White play a couple Pinhead Gunpowder songs on acoustic guitar

While Green Day was in Las Vegas for the city's stop on the Revolution Radio tour, Jason White connected with Punks in Vegas, a music site dedicated to covering punk rock acts. One [...] Read story

All Time Low releases a cover of "Longview" for Spotify Landmark series

This past Friday, All Time Low released a cover of "Longview" for the Spotify Landmark series, Green Day: The Early Days. Take a listen to the song below (or over on Spotify) an [...] Read story

Pierce the Veil release a cover of Green Day's "Coming Clean"

On Monday, Pierce the Veil unveiled a newly recorded cover of a Green Day song for Spotify Landmarks' series Green Day: The Early Years, which wrapped up last week. The rock ban [...] Read story

Guitar virtuoso Steve Vai compliments Billie Joe Armstrong

In a new String Theory episode from Ernie Ball they sat down with guitar legend Steve Vai. In the video he briefly talks about how much he likes Billie Joe's guitar playing, and de [...] Read story

The Living End frontman, Chris Cheney, signs on as St. Jimmy for Australian 'American Idiot' Musical

Exciting news for Australian fans as it was announced that Chris Cheney of The Living End would be stepping into the role of "St. Jimmy" in the American Idiot musical debuting at Q [...] Read story

Billie Joe, Tre Cool, and Bill Schneider open for 'One Less Zero' at New Year's Eve party

Billie Joe was joined on stage last night by Tre Cool, Bill Schneider (Pinhead Gunpowder, Green Day's former tour manager, co-owner of Broken Guitars), Kevin Preston (Prima Donna, [...] Read story

Sparrow Sleeps releases lullaby renditions of Green Day songs with 'Hypersomniac'

The popular Sparrow Sleeps duo has released a new album of Green Day lullaby songs titled Hypersomniac. The 10-track album features lullaby renditions of top Green Day songs, in [...] Read story

California's debut album is streaming today, out tomorrow

Jason White's band California is out with their debut album tomorrow, but the band is streaming it in its entirety today on their Bandcamp page. The band released a two-song EP [...] Read story

Billie Joe and Jason White interviewed for upcoming punk band documentary

Long-time California punk band, Jawbreaker, are currently filming and producing a documentary about the history of their band. On their Facebook page, the band has posted a phot [...] Read story

'Kerrang!' special issue: Green Day's 30th anniversary

Green Day are featured on the cover of Kerrang!'s new issue, which hit newsstands on January 20th. The magazine is celebrating 30 years of Green Day -- included in the issue is an [...] Read story

Billie Joe writing foreword for upcoming NOFX autobiography

California punk band NOFX are getting ready to release an autobiography about their 30+ years in the industry. They announced the book, titled The Hepatits Bathtub and Other Storie [...] Read story

Mike Dirnt featured in new documentary "Who Is Billy Bones?"

Mike Dirnt is featured in an upcoming documentary titled "Who Is Billy Bones?" which focuses around the life and career of Billy Bones, lead singer of The Skulls, one of the origin [...] Read story

Slipknot's Corey Taylor covers "She"

Lead singer of Slipknot, Corey Taylor, covered an acoustic verison of "She" at Irving Plaza. He also covered Pulling Teeth. Thanks to Huw for sending this news in [...] Read story

Billie Joe performed 'Foreverly' live last night with Norah Jones in NYC

Billie Joe and Norah Jones got together and performed 'Foreverly' last night at Bowery Electric in New York City. The duo released that tribute album in 2013 to the Everly Brothers [...] Read story

Honeyblood covers Green Day's "When I Come Around" for AV Club's 'Under Cover' series

Earlier this year the AV Club featured Scottish duo Honeyblood as part of their "Under Cover" series and they chose to cover Green Day's "When I Come Around". Listen to mor [...] Read story