Billie Joe Armstrong Reminds Us “That’s Rock ‘n’ Roll” in New Cover

Not long after the COVID-19 quarantines began, Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong kicked off his No Fun Mondays cover series, each song freshly recorded from his home studio. Following last week’s “Not That Way Anymore,” our latest cover is of "That's Rock 'n' Roll," originally by Eric Carmen. Billie Joe shared: Welcome to another…

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Billie Joe Armstrong Drops “Not That Way Anymore” Cover

Shortly after we all began self-isolating due to COVID-19, Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong kicked off his No Fun Mondays cover series, each song freshly recorded from his home studio. Following last week's "Kids In America" - dedicated to Mike Dirnt for his birthday - today's cover is of "Not That Way Anymore," originally by…

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Billie Joe Armstrong Dedicates “Kids In America” Cover to Mike Dirnt

Shortly after we all began self-isolating due to COVID-19, Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong kicked off his No Fun Mondays cover series, each song freshly recorded from his home studio. Though we got a curveball with an extra cover last week - Billie's ‘No Fun Hump Day’ Italian language cover is of “Amico” - we're…

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Billie Joe Armstrong Sings Italian Song “Amico” for ‘No Fun Hump Day’

Shortly after we all began self-isolating due to COVID-19, Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong kicked off his No Fun Mondays cover series, each song freshly recorded from his home studio. Now, just two days after getting his cover of "War Stories" by The Starjets, Billie Joe is back with a special 'No Fun Hump…

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Billie Joe Armstrong Offers “War Stories” as Latest Cover

Last month, Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong kicked off his No Fun Mondays cover series, each song freshly recorded from his home studio. So far, we’ve heard “I Think We’re Alone Now,” “You Can’t Put Your Arms Around A Memory,” “Manic Monday” featuring Susanna Hoffs, “Corpus Christi,” and “That Thing You Do!” Today, Billie Joe chose…

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Billie Joe Armstrong Puts Out “That Thing You Do!” Cover

One month ago, Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong kicked off what he calls No Fun Mondays: Each week, he shares a cover of a song, freshly recorded from his home studio. So far, we’ve heard “I Think We’re Alone Now,” “You Can’t Put Your Arms Around A Memory,” “Manic Monday” featuring Susanna Hoffs, and "Corpus Christi"…

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Billie Joe Armstrong Covers The Avengers’ “Corpus Christi”

Three weeks ago, Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong kicked off what he calls No Fun Mondays: Each week, he shares a cover of a song, freshly recorded from his home studio. So far, we’ve heard “I Think We’re Alone Now,” “You Can’t Put Your Arms Around A Memory,” and "Manic Monday" featuring Susanna Hoffs. This…

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Billie Joe Armstrong Reveals He’s Written 6 New Songs During Quarantine

We can probably all agree that we're living in strange and unsettling times right now. While people around the world self-isolate and go into quarantine, many are spending more time at home and have a lot more free time on their hands. Musicians have taken to livestreaming performances from their living rooms. Others are recording…

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Hear Billie Joe Armstrong’s Rendition Of “Manic Monday”

Two weeks ago, Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong kicked off what he calls No Fun Mondays: Each week, he shares a cover of a song, freshly recorded from his home studio. So far, we've heard "I Think We're Alone Now" and "You Can't Put Your Arms Around A Memory." Today, Billie Joe shared a…

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Green Day Drops “Otis Big Guitar Mix” EP Of 3 Trilogy Songs

Remember how in August 2017, Green Day randomly shared the "Otis Mix" of their ¡Uno! song "Fell For You"? Never mind that the trilogy had come out five years prior and that the band was nearing the end of their Revolution Radio era. Well, never mind that their new album Father Of All... just came…

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Billie Joe Armstrong Covers “You Can’t Put Your Arms Around A Memory”

One week ago, Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong shared a cover of the 1967 hit single “I Think We’re Alone Now,” originally by Tommy James And The Shondells. It was his first offering of distraction and comfort while we all self-isolate in the wake of COVID-19, but we now know it wasn't his last.…

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Billie Joe Armstrong Shares “I Think We’re Alone Now” Cover

Most of us are starting to feel the anxiety of self-isolation during the COVID-19 pandemic, and it's already leading to some comforting musical expression from the artists we follow. In addition to livestreamed concerts and inclusive art projects, some artists are starting to share new songs and covers. Today, Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong…

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Billie Joe Armstrong Hints At More Green Day Music Coming In 2020

Last week, Green Day released their latest album, Father Of All... But even before the album was out, Green Day was hinting at plans to release more music in 2020. In a new interview Billie Joe Armstrong did with Zane Lowe today, it sounds like the band is still itching to release more music, even…

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Review: Green Day’s ‘Father Of All…’ Is Fun But Underwhelming

Green Day has been my favorite band for the last 15 years. American Idiot ushered me in, and while I went back and enjoyed their earlier albums, I also found myself loving each album that has come out since then. Yes, even the trilogy, which was polarizing among fans and casual listeners alike. So when…

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Green Day Celebrate Album Release With “Meet Me On The Roof” Video

Today Green Day released their new album, Father Of All... Following the singles "Father Of All...," "Fire, Ready, Aim," and "Oh Yeah!," today the band is celebrating the album release with one more. The celebratory song "Meet Me On The Roof" comes with a new music video. "Meet Me On The Roof" kicks off with…

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“Oh Yeah!” Is Green Day’s Best ‘Father Of All…’ Song Yet

Last week, Green Day announced "Oh Yeah!" as their third Father Of All... single. Following "Father Of All..." and "Fire, Ready, Aim," fans can now hear "Oh Yeah!," the best new song yet. "Oh Yeah!" begins with a familiar pumping drum beat, floating background vocals, and tight guitar and bass. They make a humming backdrop…

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Green Day Announce “Oh Yeah!” & Confirm New Album Tracklisting

One month from today, Green Day will release their new album, Father Of All... After some rumors circulating the last few weeks, the band has confirmed the traklisting for the album and announced their next single. First things first: the rumored tracklist - which included the back cover art for the album - is real,…

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Our 15 Most Anticipated Albums Of 2020

We're entering a new year - and a new decade! - so you know what that means: new music to look forward to! As we launch into the new century's roaring 20s, let's look at all the great albums we're most excited to hear. Here are 15 albums that we expect (or at least hope)…

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Hear Green Day’s Latest Song, “Fire, Ready, Aim”

Just weeks after surprising fans with their new song "Father Of All..." - itself the title track from their upcoming album - Green Day announced a second new song last week. Today, fans can hear "Fire, Ready, Aim," a short and rollicking new single that dangerously mixes up the order of aggression. Clocking in at…

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Green Day Tease New Song “Fire, Ready, Aim” & NHL Partnership

We only just got a new single and the video for "Father Of All..." this month, but Green Day is already teasing their next new song! Today, Green Day announced a 2-year partnership with the NHL. In the accompanying teaser video, you can hear a clip of their new song, "Fire, Ready, Aim," which will…

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Green Day Drops Dancey New “Father Of All…” Music Video

Last week, Green Day surprised fans with their new song, "Father Of All...," the title track from their upcoming album due in February 2020. It was part of the huge Hella Mega tour announcement, which also saw co-headliners Fall Out Boy and Weezer share new songs and announce upcoming albums. While both of their songs…

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Fall Out Boy Confirms ‘Believers Never Die – Volume Two’ Tracklist

Three days ago, Fall Out Boy dropped their new song, "Dear Future Self (Hands Up)" featuring Wyclef Jean. The single came with an announcement of their upcoming Hella Mega tour with Green Day and Weezer, as well as news of their forthcoming second greatest hits compilation, Believers Never Die - Volume Two, due out on…

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Fall Out Boy Drops “Dear Future Self (Hands Up)” For 2nd Greatest Hits

Today may be the most exciting day in pop punk history. Not only are Green Day, Fall Out Boy, and Weezer joining up for a massive 2020 tour - aptly named the Hella Mega Tour - all three bands also just released new singles and announced upcoming albums. What a glorious day! Fall Out Boy…

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Green Day Shares New Song “Father Of All…” From Upcoming Album

Today may be the most exciting day in pop punk history. Not only are Green Day, Fall Out Boy, and Weezer joining up for a massive 2020 tour - aptly named the Hella Mega Tour - all three bands also just released new singles and announced upcoming albums. What a glorious day! Green Day shared…

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Is Green Day Releasing A New Single Next Week?!?

UPDATE 7/10: Sorry everyone, it looks like this rumor was false! According to Kerrang!, Green Day's reps have confirmed that there's "definitely no Green Day single any time soon." Not gonna lie, we're a little disappointed. But no worries: Green Day will release new music all in good time. Green Day has been pretty quiet…

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Hear New Jesse Malin & Billie Joe Armstrong Song, “Strangers & Thieves”

Last month, rocker Jesse Malin announced that Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong would join him on his new single, "Strangers & Thieves." The song is out now, and following Jesse's recent single "Room 13," both will appear on his upcoming album, Sunset Kids. "Strangers & Thieves" has a traditional rock sound, almost blending into country-rock…

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Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong Joins Jesse Malin On New Song

Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong is always busy with music projects. His latest endeavor is a new song with Jesse Malin called "Strangers & Thieves," out next month. You can pre-save it now ahead of its June 14 release. Check out the full announcement below: https://www.instagram.com/p/BxkjTc2hIz2/   This isn't the first time Billie Joe…

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Green Day Announces New Book, ‘Last Of The American Girls’

Green Day is branching out from music to publish their first book! This fall, fans will get to read Last Of The American Girls, an illustrated book for "rebel girls" and female empowerment. Fans may recognize the title as a single from Green Day's 2009 album, 21st Century Breakdown. Indeed, the forthcoming book features that…

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Three Early Green Day Songs Surface After 30 Years

30 years ago, Green Day was a new band without a single album to their name. But before releasing Dookie in 1994 - and before 1,039/Smoothed Out Slappy Hours and Kerplunk in 1990 and 1992 before that - the trio was already performing their first songs. Last weekend, three of those earliest live recordings surfaced…

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Why Kelly Clarkson Is The Queen Of Live Innovation

In case you haven't noticed, Kelly Clarkson is the queen of tours. Why is this? It goes behind the fact that she always sounds amazing when she sings. Kelly takes touring a step further, making sure each show is special and offers something new. Kelly isn't afraid of live innovation, and in fact, has been…

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Green Day Surprises Fans With “Youngblood” Music Video

Green Day is always full of surprises! Over two years after releasing their album Revolution Radio - and after a greatest hits and a few side projects in between - the band just shared a music video for "Youngblood." The last we heard from Revolution Radio was the "Too Dumb To Die" lyric video in…

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