Latest American Idiot Stories

2014-03-19 08:26:28

Green Day's "American Idiot" Playing at Broward Center for the Performing Arts March 25-April 6; Package Creates Added Value of at Least $20 FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the true "American" spirit, Riverwalk Arts & Entertainment (A&E) District cultural partner Broward Center for the Performing Arts is pleased to present its "American Night Out" package. Those who purchase a ticket to Green Day's two-time Tony Award®-winning hit musical...

2009-09-24 05:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing in its long-standing heritage of supporting innovation in the arts, the Levi's(R) brand has signed on as the lead sponsor of Berkeley Repertory Theatre's world premiere of American Idiot, the stage version of the Grammy Award-winning album from Green Day. The denim company is supporting the Tony Award-winning theatre and has served as a resource for costume designer Andrea Lauer in researching and realizing the unique look of this show....

2009-05-07 23:01:00

-- Rhapsody, MTV and VH1 streaming new Green Day album one week prior to release -- Two exclusive tracks available from Rhapsody on May 15 -- Rhapsody debuts new creative direction in Green Day TV advertisement SEATTLE and NEW YORK, May 8 /PRNewswire/ -- In advance of the Friday, May 15th release of Green Day's forthcoming Reprise Records album, "21st Century Breakdown," Rhapsody(R), MTV and VH1 are working to give fans even more access to Green Day content. The entire album will be...

2005-12-30 20:14:01

By Melinda Newman LOS ANGELES (Billboard) - After one of the highest-grossing tours of the past year and a hit album, "American Idiot," that has scored a second record-of-the-year Grammy nomination, Green Day hopes 2006 brings the sounds of silence. One of the big winners at the December 6 Billboard Music Awards, the band headed to Australia after the awards show for two concerts before officially putting an end to the "American Idiot" era. And, as Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong...

2005-12-01 17:57:38

By Fred Bronson LOS ANGELES (Billboard) - With the No. 37 debut of "Jesus of Suburbia" on Billboard's Modern Rock Tracks chart, punk rock trio Green Day becomes the third act to pull five singles from the same album more than once on this airplay-based chart. The title track from its current album, "American Idiot," peaked at No. 1, as did "Boulevard of Broken Dreams" and "Holiday." "Wake Me Up When September Ends" went to No. 2. Green Day last performed this feat with its 1994...

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