Green Day Talk New East Bay Punk Doc, Playing Club Shows

Green Day is winding down their latest batch of North American tour dates in support of their album Revolution Radio, but while this tour leg will wrap September 16 with a monster gig at the Rose Bowl in Los Angeles, their presence will still be felt stateside thanks to the new documentary Turn It Around:…

Green Day (Review and Photos)

Review and photos by HSA Photo  Green Day played a packed set of 24 songs last Monday at the Xfinity Center in Mansfield. Songs included fan favorites like American Idiot and Basket Case, as well as newer work like Bang Bang and 21 Guns. Even though this show was in the middle of the tour the…

7 Original Band Names We’re Glad Didn’t Stick

On August 29, 1959, an up-and-coming band called The Quarry Men played the opening night of a new teen hangout called the Casbah Coffee Club in Liverpool, England. Of course, that band would go on to become The Beatles.  (Perhaps you’ve heard of them?)

Green Day Reacts To Violence in Charlottesville

I think it's pretty certain what the consensus is in regards to hate and racism.  (Well I HOPE so anyway). But for those who like preach "shut up and sing," consider this post that Billie Joe Armstrong wrote for his Instagram followers after Green Day's Omaha show. It explains a little why he is so passionate…

Country Legend Glen Campbel 81 Dies: LISTEN To His Rock Covers

Shame on me.  This week (August 8th to be exact) we lost legendary country musician Glen Campbell, no thanks to his long battle with Alzheimer’s disease.  He was 81.  The shame on me part is that after hearing this news I thought, hmm did he die twice?  I honestly thought he had already passed.  Like I said…