In Defense Of Green Day’s Trilogy

Four years ago, Green Day announced their most ambitious release yet: A trilogy of albums. Following the huge success of 2004's rock opera, American Idiot, the band crafted another concept album, this time divided into three acts, with 2009's 21st Century Breakdown. Green Day knew they couldn't keep doing politically-oriented rock operas, so they decided to take it…

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Is Green Day Officially Recording A New Album?

It's been a while since we got any new music from Green Day. After releasing their impressive trilogy of albums in 2012, all we've gotten are a demos compilation and a Billie Joe + Norah Jones covers record. Green Day was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame last spring, and their long-awaited…

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Why Making Shorter Albums Is A Mistake

Do you prefer long albums or short albums? What is the ideal number of tracks or running time? Do you even still listen to albums? This might not apply to you, but of all the people I know that do still listen to albums, it seems that everyone has an opinion about how long an…

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Top 30 Green Day Album Tracks

Green Day is amazing, and so are the dozens of songs they've released over their 2+ decade career. We've listened to them all, and these are the best album tracks from Green Day's extensive catalog. Sorry, lovers of "Basket Case" and "21 Guns" - you won't find your favorite Green Day singles here. No, we'e focusing on those…

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Album Of The Week: ¡Dos!

In 2012 Green Day announced that they would be releasing not one new album, but three. Their trilogy started with ¡Uno!, an album that harkened back to the pop punk simplicity of their major label breakthrough, 1994's Dookie. This was followed by their experimental, garage rock record ¡Dos!, and ended with ¡Tré!, the album most…

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“Dream Catcher” (Live) – Green Day

Registration: (None) Performed: June 16, 2010 in Manchester, England Album Written For: ¡Uno! / ¡Dos! / ¡Tré! Writers: Billie Joe Armstrong, Mike Dirnt, Tré Cool https://soundcloud.com/hidden-jams/dreamcatcher-live-green-day "Dream Catcher" is one of the very few unreleased Green Day songs fans have been able to hear over the band's 25+ year career. The band normally has their…

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