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  1. Newport Beach cottage once owned by Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong hits the marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Wave

    A Balboa Peninsula cottage once owned by Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong is for sale at $2.49 million. The punk rocker and his wife, Adrienne, bought the Newport Beach house in 2006 for $1.69 million and took it down to the studs for a full remodel completed in 2007.

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  2. Second Story Garage: Plain White T's play 'Hey There Delilah'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Daily Camera

    ... of American Nights and sounds as if it could have been a collaboration between John Lennon and Billie Joe Armstrong, begins: "I admit I don't do nothing fast/I left town just to get off my ass." Now that's how you begin a rock song, kids. The T's ...

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  3. Review: 5 Seconds of Summer delivers with punk-pop edgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Edmonton Journal

    ... turned up the melodrama before covering their obvious influences, Green Day (Hemmings even adopts a Billie Joe Armstrong affectation from time to time), with American Idiot. But the sweet boy-is-into-girl songs made up the meat of the show, and the ...

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  4. The Hypocrites' American Idiot to Rock The Den Theatre This FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Hypocrites are thrilled to launch their 2015-16 season with the Chicago premiere of the smash Broadway musical AMERICAN IDIOT, featuring music by Grammy Award-winning punk rock band Green Day , book by Green Day frontman/guitarist Billie Joe Armstrong and Michael Mayer and lyrics by Armstrong, direction by Steven Wilson, musical direction by Andra Velis Simon and choreography by Katie Spelman . AMERICAN IDIOT will play August 28 - October 25, 2015 at The Den Theatre's Heath Main Stage, 1329 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood.

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  5. 'American Idiot' rock musical addresses post-9/11 malaise in an edgy wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Inside Bay Area

    ... sound," Hauge says. Green Day released "American Idiot" in 2004, and the band's lead singer/songwriter Billie Joe Armstrong went on to develop the musical with Michael Mayer, who wrote the book. The show debuted in 2009 at Berkeley Repertory Theatre ...

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  6. Amelia Lily supported by fellow reality TV singers as she makes West End debut in American IdiotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... for meaning in a post 9-11 world, featuring Green Day 's music with the lyrics of its lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong and book by Billie Joe Armstrong and Michael Mayer. Prior to her debut Amelia explained she was particularly excited about working ...

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  7. 'American Idiot' rock musical addresses post-9/11 malaise in an edgy wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... sound," Hauge says. Green Day released "American Idiot" in 2004, and the band's lead singer/songwriter Billie Joe Armstrong went on to develop the musical with Michael Mayer, who wrote the book. The show debuted in 2009 at Berkeley Repertory Theatre ...

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  8. Doma to Present 'Reloaded' Production of Green Day's American Idiot, 10/2-18Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... for best musical show album, American Idiot features the music of Green Day with lyrics by lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong and a book by Armstrong and Michael Mayer . Songs include chart toppers "Boulevard of Broken Dreams," "21 Guns," "Wake Me Up ...

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  9. American Idiot, Starring Amelia Lily, Opens Tonight in the West EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... night tonight 22 July. The musical 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 being directed and choreographed by Racky Plews , ...

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  10. American Idiot, Featuring U.K. "X Factor" Star Amelia Lily, Opens TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Playbill

    ... lighting by Tim Deiling. The musical features the music of Green Day with the lyrics of its lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong , and book by Armstrong and Michael Mayer , who was its original director. It tells the story of three boyhood friends, each ...

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  11. Dead Rock West bring enthusiasm, skill to Everly Bros. tunes on a Ita s Everly Time!aRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Pasadena Star-News

    ... results illustrate the brilliance of Don and Phil Everly all over again. “Wait a minute, didn't Billie Joe Armstrong and Norah Jones just do an Everlys project?” you ask. Yes, but that unlikely duo's excellent 2013 ...

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  12. Photo Flash: First Look at Aaron Sidwell, Luke Baker, Amelia Lily and ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... press night on 22 July. The musical 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 being directed and choreographed by Racky Plews , ...

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  13. American angst takes over Beck Center in 'American Idiot'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Examiner.com

    ... show is rated PG-13 for content. In the 2013 documentary titled "Broadway Idiot," Green Day front man Billie Joe Armstrong says, "There's [sic] people that like to do things the safe way, and that's never been part of my vocabulary." " American ...

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  14. The energy never flags, even as the story sags, in the Beck...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Cleveland.com

    ... of the Rock and Roll Hall of Famers, with a special soft spot for impish, baby-faced lead vocalist Billie Joe Armstrong, he of the kohl eye and spiked hair who wrote the wisp of a book with Michael "Spring Awakening" Mayer, the director of the show ...

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  15. Watch Paul McCartney's Backstage Antics at Rock Hall CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | RollingStone

    Ringo Starr turned 75 on July 7th, and to celebrate, Paul McCartney has shared with Rolling Stone an exclusive, behind-the-scenes video from this year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ceremony in Cleveland, where he delivered his fellow Beatle's induction speech . In this four-minute video from before, during and after the April 18th ceremony, fans can follow McCartney from rehearsals to backstage to the ceremony-closing all-star jam and watch as the bassist hangs out with Stevie Wonder , Green Day 's Billie Joe Armstrong, Joe Walsh and, of course, Ringo.

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  16. BWW Reviews: Green Day's American Idiot is a Mixed Bag at BeckRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... into PlayhouseSquare in April of 2014 for a very short run. As I noted in that review, Green Day , Billie Joe Armstrong and Michael Mayer , who created "American Idiot," seemingly tried to duplicate the success of "Hair" and "Rent" in reflecting the ...

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  17. Green Day's "America Idiot" rocks the BeckRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 12 | Cleveland.com

    ... is not the show for you. Green Day is an American punk rock band formed in 1986 by vocalist/guitarist Billie Joe Armstrong and bassist Mike Dirnt. The show is based on Green Day's GRAMMY Award-winning, multi-platinum album, AMERICAN IDIOT. The book ...

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  18. Second Story Garage: Plain White T's play 'Hey There Delilah'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Colorado Daily

    ... of American Nights and sounds as if it could have been a collaboration between John Lennon and Billie Joe Armstrong, begins: "I admit I don't do nothing fast/I left town just to get off my ass." Now that's how you begin a rock song, kids. The T's ...

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  19. Veteran Dan Folino leads a young cast with the chops to rock in the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | The Plain Dealer

    ... opera based on Green Day's Grammy Award-winning album "American Idiot." Music by Green Day, book by Billie Joe Armstrong and Michael Mayer, and lyrics by Armstrong. Directed by Scott Spence, musical direction by Larry Goodpaster and choreographed by ...

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  20. Green Daya s American Idiot a " 3/15-17 @ Hershey Theatre. Tix on sale nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2013 | WQXA-FM Hershey

    ... title track, American Idiot features the music of Green Day and the lyrics of its lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong, direction by Tony Award winner Michael Mayer ( Spring Awakening ), choreography by Olivier Award winner Steven Hoggett ( Black Watch ...

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