Green Day

Green Day, pictured playing Gilman in 1992, is one of many bands covered in “Turn It Around.” (Courtesy Murray Bowles)

‘Turn It Around’ the truly definitive story of East Bay punk

Director Corbett Redford has supplied seemingly everything you’d ever want to know…

 

Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day works the hometown crowd at the UC Theatre in Berkeley on the band's "Revolution Radio" tour. (Christopher Victorio/Special to SF Examiner)

Green Day saves best for hometown Berkeley crowd

East Bay rock stars Green Day somehow have managed to keep punk…

 

“Seed: The Untold Story,” which details how biotech chemical companies have dangerously taken hold of the world’s food supply, is among the opening night films of the 11-day United Nations Association Film Festival. (Courtesy photo)
“Seed: The Untold Story,” which details how biotech chemical companies have dangerously taken hold of the world’s food supply, is among the opening night films of the 11-day United Nations Association Film Festival. (Courtesy photo)
Actor-director Thomas Gibson publicly apologized after  getting  into a fight with a writer on the set of "Criminal Minds."  (Courtesy CBS)

Scoop: Thomas Gibson suspended from ‘Criminal Minds’ set after altercation

Thomas Gibson is taking a break -- in the form of a…

Actor-director Thomas Gibson publicly apologized after  getting  into a fight with a writer on the set of "Criminal Minds."  (Courtesy CBS)
Marnie Schleicher/S.F. EXAMINERGreen Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong performs at 924 Gilman in Berkeley on Sunday.

Green Day plays surprise secret show at 924 Gilman

Novelist Thomas Wolfe once said, “You can’t go home again,” but Green…

Marnie Schleicher/S.F. EXAMINERGreen Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong performs at 924 Gilman in Berkeley on Sunday.
Jason DeCrow/Invision/APIn this Sunday

Green Day named to Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

East Bay punk rockers Green Day, New York poet Lou Reed and…

Jason DeCrow/Invision/APIn this Sunday
Frank Franklin II/APBritain's Prince William

Preschool kids hope to meet 'Frozen' queen, get Kate Middleton instead

The kids at a New York preschool were thrilled about meeting Queen…

Frank Franklin II/APBritain's Prince William
Andrew Benge/Redferns via Getty ImagesBillie Joe Armstrong of Green Day performs on stage on Day 2 of Leeds Festival 2013 at Bramham Park on August 24

Green Day, Blondie to play UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital benefit at AT&T Park in SF

Thousands of people are expected to attend “The Concert For Kids” on…

Andrew Benge/Redferns via Getty ImagesBillie Joe Armstrong of Green Day performs on stage on Day 2 of Leeds Festival 2013 at Bramham Park on August 24
Peter Kramer/NBC/NBC NewsWire via Getty ImagesAdam Levine appears on NBC News' 'Today' show.

Billie Joe Armstrong to star alongside Leighton Meester in new movie

Billie Joe Armstrong will add a more prominent acting role to his…

Peter Kramer/NBC/NBC NewsWire via Getty ImagesAdam Levine appears on NBC News' 'Today' show.
Getty ImagesNikki Sixx "Heroin Diaries" heads to Broadway

Nikki Sixx’s ‘Heroin Diaries’ set for Broadway

Oh dear, it’s really happening: Nikki Sixx’s “Heroin Diaries: The Musical” is…

Getty ImagesNikki Sixx "Heroin Diaries" heads to Broadway
Getty Images file photoLashing out: Billie Joe Armstrong erupted after being asked to finish up Green Day’s set at a Las Vegas concert so Usher could take the stage.

Billie Joe Armstrong headed to rehab after outburst

Billie Joe Armstrong is headed to rehab after having a fit when…

Getty Images file photoLashing out: Billie Joe Armstrong erupted after being asked to finish up Green Day’s set at a Las Vegas concert so Usher could take the stage.

Green Day to play benefit for cystic fibrosis in Costa Mesa

If you read between the lines, you might have been able to…

Where in the world did Green Day go?

Just when everyone was probably wondering “Say! What in the heck are…

Armstrong happy to bring 'American Idiot' to B'way

Broadway is about to get the roof blown off by the political…