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Green Day 'Nimrod'

Revisit ‘Nimrod’: the moment Green Day ripped up their own rulebook

Technically, my first exposure to punk was through Green Day’s Dookie. At the time, I was young—probably too young. As kids so often do,...
A beginner's guide to Green Day

A beginner’s guide to Green Day: from the big hitters to the deep cuts

It’s nearly impossible to overstate the influence Green Day have on the rock scene these days. Ever since breaking into the mainstream in the...

Revisit Green Day’s 2004 cover to celebrate 17 years of ‘American Idiot’

For the cover story of our October 2004 issue (195), AltPress connected with Green Day. The topic of the discussion was the band’s 2004...
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12 musicals that prove rock musicians have the best stories

The good old days of the closest Broadway ever coming to a rock ’n’ roll experience being Jesus Christ Superstar or Hair are long...
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Did this leak just reveal new Green Day Funko Pops are on the way?

Green Day fans may want to get their wallets ready because rumors are swirling new Funko Pop! figures are finally on the way. Thanks to...
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10 songs with lyrics that don’t actually mean what you think they do

These songs aren't about a breakup, a love connection or a cute date in the literal sense. In fact, many of your favorite rock,...
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Green Day fans remind Trump supporters what this song means again

On Wednesday, Jan. 20, Joe Biden's inauguration is happening. With the historic event right around the corner, a lot of Pro-Biden and Pro-Trump supporters...
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10 things that prove the Network are actually Green Day

Green Day fans have spent way too much time arguing over the Network on the internet. In case you’re unfamiliar with the band, the mysterious...
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Billie Joe Armstrong would only give this classic Green Day album a sequel

All of us have at least one Green Day album we wish had a few more songs or even a second album to accompany...
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QUIZ: Which Green Day era are you the most like?

This is a public service announcement: If Green Day’s epic ¡Uno!, ¡Dos! and ¡Tre! trilogy counts as one really, really long album, then the...