A lot has changed since Feb. 1, 1994, the day a little-known Berkley punk band called Green Day released 'Dookie,' the album that would make them superstars. That holds for the group -- now stadium gods threatening to be for their generation what U2 were for the previous one—and for the world in general...
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Fans got only a few hours' notice that Green Day would be playing at a tiny pub in Australia yesterday. But they still managed to fill the place on such short notice. And they were rewarded with one of those shows people will probably be talking about in Australia for, oh, the next two years.
For more than 20 years, Green Day have been churning out three chord pop-punk gems that make you feel like you're 15 years old again (and if you're 15 and reading this now, you'll understand one day). They do it really well. Sometimes too well. But there's a good reason why some of those catchy riffs cut right into your brain -- you may have heard them before.
Green Day have a history of making great, even amazing music videos.
‘Free Birds’ — an animated comedy starring Owen Wilson, Woody Harrelson and Amy Poehler — tells the story of two turkeys from very different walks of life who team up in order to travel back in time to the first Thanksgiving. The trailer for the upcoming flick features Green Day’s high-energy hit, ‘Know Your Enemy.’
After a pretty rocky past six months, Green Day staged a massive comeback at the Moody Theater in Austin yesterday as part of the South by Southwest music festival. The focus was on the three new albums the band released at the end of 2012, but there were plenty of older favorites played as well.