Stories tagged with 'song of the week'

Song of the Week: '409 In Your Coffee Maker'

Seeing as it's back-to-school time for many a Green Day fan, this week's Song of the Week is the classroom-inspired 409 In Your Coffee Maker, originally released in 1990 on the Sla [...] Read story

Song of the Week: 'Stop Drop and Roll'

To join in with the partying mood of New Year's Eve/New Year's Day, this week's Song of the Week is the dance-inducing Stop Drop and Roll by Green Day's side-band the Foxboro Hot T [...] Read story

Song of The Week - Christmas Covers

In the spirit of the holidays, we've decided to highlight a few of Green Day's takes on classic Christmas songs. Even though they've never released an official Christmas album nor [...] Read story

Song of the Week: "You Lied"

Song of the Week this week is the pulsating You Lied, originally a b-side to the Good Riddance (Time Of Your Life) single released in 1997, but better known as track 3 off the b-si [...] Read story

Song of the Week: "Burnout"

Song of the Week this week is the apathetic Burnout, the opening track off Green Day's major-label debut, Dookie, released in February of 1994. The inspiration for this week's SotW [...] Read story

Song of the Week: "Scattered"

This week's song is "Scattered", track number five on Green Day's fifth full-length album. Nimrod was released on October 14, 1997, three years after they broke into the mainstream [...] Read story

Song of the Week: "Do Da Da"

Song of the Week this week is the Insomniac b-side Do Da Da, originally released in 1996 on the Brain Stew/Jaded single, but more commonly known as track 12 off the 2002 b-side com [...] Read story

Song of the Week: "F.O.D"

This week's Song of the Week is the eternally popular F.O.D off Green Day's major label debut, Dookie, released in 1994. The song is the 14th and final track on the album (aside fr [...] Read story

Song of the Week: "Minority"

This week's Song of the Week is live anthem Minority off Green Day's 6th album Warning, released in 2000. Minority was Warning's first single, released in October 2000, and spent 5 [...] Read story

Song of the Week: "Stay The Night"

This week's Song of the Week is the as-yet unreleased track Stay the Night, originally played at the sound check for the 2010 Dublin show, and more recently played with other new s [...] Read story

Song of the Week: "King for a Day"

In celebration of the great Halloween tradition of dressing up in costumes, this week's Song of the Week is the fabulous King for a Day off Green Day's eclectic 5th studio album, N [...] Read story

Song of the Week: "Christian's Inferno"

This week's Song of the Week is the incredibly dark Christian's Inferno off Green Day's 2009 album 21st Century Breakdown. The song is one that often pops up on peoples' 'least fav [...] Read story

Song of the Week: "Nice Guys Finish Last"

To celebrate Nimrod's 14th birthday last Friday, this week's Song of the Week is its opening track, Nice Guys Finish Last, which was also Nimrod's 4th single, reaching number 31 on [...] Read story

Song of the Week: "Walking Contradiction"

This week's Song of the Week is the exceedingly clever Walking Contradiction, in celebration of the 16th birthday of Green Day's second major-label release, Insomniac. Walking Cont [...] Read story

Song of the Week: "Sick Of Me"

This week's Song of the Week is the spiteful Sick Of Me, originally released as a b-side in 1997 but better knows as track 10 on 2002's b-side compilation album, Shenanigans. Sick [...] Read story

Song of the Week: "Words I Might Have Ate"

This week's Song of the Week is the whistful Words I Might Have Ate, released in 1991 on Green Day's second album, Kerplunk. Despite its cheery, upbeat sound, Words I Might Have At [...] Read story