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  1. 'American Idiot' a firecracker of a hitRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... both the stylized production and its music and lyrics. The play (music by Green Day, lyrics by frontman Billie Joe Armstrong and book by Michael Mayer) revolves around three bored, rebellious, post 9/11 late-teens, Johnny (Nick Moulton), Tunny (Sean ...

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  2. A kinder, gentler pop. What happened? - Sat, 23 Jul 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... era has had escapist music: In the 1950s, there was the pop that came after Little Richard," said Billie Joe Armstrong, singer-songwriter of Green Day, arguably the last major rock band to turn fury into a top 10 album with 2004's "American Idiot." ...

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  3. Lin-Manuel Miranda to Narrate Story of 'Hamilton' on Season ...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... ( David Koechner ) was the better thespian. Other A-list guest stars featured this season include Billie Joe Armstrong , Steve Berg, Rachel Bilson , Michael Cera , Josh Charles , Kat Dennings , Ben Folds , Dave Grohl , Tony Hale , Ed Helms , Thomas ...

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  4. San Jose: City Lights stages 'Green Day's American Idiot'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Almaden Resident

    ... I definitely didn't think it was going to go to Broadway." Green Day's lead singer/songwriter Billie Joe Armstrong developed the musical with Michael Mayer, who wrote the book. The show debuted in 2009 at Berkeley Repertory Theatre in Green Day's ...

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  5. Review: 'American Idiot' does Green Day proud in San JoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... a story told almost entirely in song. It doesn't hurt that he's close to a dead-ringer for Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong, right down to the black eyeliner, unruly mop of black hair and over-the-top facial expressions. Then there is scene-stealer ...

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  6. Popular music and the loss of angerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Los Angeles Times

    ... era has had escapist music: In the 1950s, there was the pop that came after Little Richard," says Billie Joe Armstrong, singer and songwriter of Green Day, arguably the last major rock band to turn fury and indignation into a top 10 album with ...

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  7. Los Gatos, Saratoga: Pappu, Pisacane perform double duty at City Lights TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Los Gatos Weekly-Times

    ... I definitely didn't think it was going to go to Broadway." Green Day's lead singer/songwriter Billie Joe Armstrong developed the musical with Michael Mayer, who wrote the book. The show debuted in 2009 at Berkeley Repertory Theatre in Green Day's ...

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  8. San Jose: City Lights stages 'Green Day's American Idiot'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Almaden Resident

    ... I definitely didn't think it was going to go to Broadway." Green Day's lead singer/songwriter Billie Joe Armstrong developed the musical with Michael Mayer, who wrote the book. The show debuted in 2009 at Berkeley Repertory Theatre in Green Day's ...

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  9. Newton Faulkner and Amelia Lily Star in West End Return of American Idiot TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in a post 9/11 world. The show features the music of Green Day with the lyrics of its lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong and book by Billie Joe Armstrong and Michael Mayer . The production is directed and choreographed by Racky Plews , with musical ...

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  10. Singer Norah Jones gives birth to second childRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | UPI

    Jones gave birth to a son in 2014, though she has never officially released his name or shown his face on social media. Jones has shared a few videos of her oldest child - minus the revealing details - including a video of him running around to her album Foreverly , which was a collaboration with Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong .

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  11. Norah Jones Welcomes Second ChildRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Celebrity Babies

    ... ber video depicting her son running in a circle to the sounds of the album Jones and Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong released together in 2013.

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  12. Sound Advice: SWMRSRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Cincinnati CityBeat

    ... also happened to be the first professional production job for Armstrong's father, Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong. In 2013, the band released its sophomore album, Lost at Seventeen , again helmed by the elder Armstrong. Emily's Army released ...

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  13. Photo Flash: Go Behind the Scenes of American IdiotRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 5 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in a post-9/11 world. The show features the music of Green Day with the lyrics of its lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong and book by Billie Joe Armstrong and Michael Mayer . The production is directed and choreographed by Racky Plews , with musical ...

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  14. Top 10 Celebrities Who Dated Their FansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    ... so they ran off and eloped together, moved to Italy and had a kid together. It says in the video that Billie Joe Armstrong and Adrienne stayed out of the spotlight, but didn't they have a show on MTV or VH1? Or is that just a massive hallucination ...

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  15. reviewBlink-182 - 'California' ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | NME

    ... seems they made a sound choice. Skiba can "na-na-na-na" with the best of them, has a "woh-ho" to rival Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day and has found it a breeze writing songs with Hoppus and Barker. Eighteen of their creations have made it onto ...

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  16. BWW Review: American Idiot Tri-oomphs in TempeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and rage to fuel a new outburst of dissension. Green Day 's AMERICAN IDIOT entered the fray, and Billie Joe Armstrong 's canon of lyrics, documenting the quest of Jesus of Suburbia for meaning, resonated with fans who were fed up with political ...

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  17. City Lights to Stage Green Day's American Idiot This SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the members of Green Day , a punk-rock band hailing from the East Bay and fronted by vocalist/guitarist Billie Joe Armstrong , have scored tons of hit albums and top-selling songs. City Lights' summer musicals are consistent hits, offering a rare ...

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  18. Thrice prove they're not to be forgotten at The FillmoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... like "Silhouette" actually benefit from the maturity. When listening to the earlier albums, there is a Billie Joe Armstrong twang in his voice, but all of that has been smoothed away, and the 35 year old croons a little more, right before crashing ...

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  19. Exclusive: Selma Blair Apologizes for In-Flight IncidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2014 | Vanity Fair

    ... attended the annual Kardashian/Jenner Christmas party in 2015. This year, she also co-starred with Billie Joe Armstrong in Geezer , and had a role in the ensemble film Mothers and Daughters . From left: Jennifer Jason Leigh, Uma Thurman, Nicole ...

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  20. Preview: Green Day's 'American Idiot' Musical Transforms the Firehouse TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Style Weekly

    ... launched a comeback for the band and spawned a Broadway musical written by singer and songwriter Billie Joe Armstrong and director Michael Mayer. Like the album on which it's based, the musical follows a young man torn between rage and love for the ...

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