Posted in music | tour dates on May 11, 2009

Green Day

"For the first time ever, Green Day will be performing an exclusive show for their IDIOT CLUB members at New York's Bowery Ballroom on May 18th. This is the show you have been waiting for, join your fellow IDIOT CLUB members for a performance you will never forget! Head over to and get more info!" (thx Brian)
So, Green Day's NYC schedule looks something like this:

May 15 - Best Buy signing (529 5th Avenue) (flyer below)
May 18 - Bowery Ballroom
May 19 - Webster Hall (sold out)
May 20 - PC Richard & Son Theater (tickets)
May 22 - Good Morning America (Rumsey Playfield - 69th St / 5th Ave)
Jul 27 - Madison Square Garden w/ Kaiser Chiefs

Green Day

Reprise Records' Grammy®Award winning rock band Green Day have announced that they will hit the road for their first proper tour of the United States and Canada in more than three years and feature a very special show at NY's famed Madison Square Garden for one night only, July 27, with special guests Kaiser Chiefs. Tickets for this show go on sale on Friday May 15 at 10 AM...

Green Day are touring in support of their long-awaited eighth studio album 21st Century Breakdown, which will be released globally by Reprise Records on Friday, May 15th, 2009. Singer-guitarist Billie Joe Armstrong, bassist Mike Dirnt, and drummer Tre Cool have been at work writing, arranging, and recording 21st Century Breakdown since early 2006 with producer Butch Vig (Nirvana, Smashing Pumpkins). The first single, "Know Your Enemy" was released to radio and digital retailers on April 16th.

Green Day recently performed 21st Century Breakdown in its entirety during a series of warm-up club shows for hometown fans in the Bay Area. In its review of a show at Oakland's Fox Theater, Rolling Stone commented that the band, augmented by guitarists Jason White and Jeff Matika, and keyboardist Jason Freese, had the "Quadrophenia-like hang of 21st Century Breakdown's classic rock melodies and lifetime-punk drive down solid" and that the album is "rock opera in which the rock always comes first." "21st Century Breakdown is Green Day's best album," the reviewer concluded, "and at the Fox, they proved that the rock opera can be as punk as a Clash 45."

All dates HERE.



Comments (27)

also may 20th at p.c. richardson theater

Posted by Brian | May 11, 2009 12:19 PM

"also may 20th at p.c. richardson theater"

updated thanks

Posted by brooklynvegan | May 11, 2009 12:26 PM

being a millionaire is so punk rock

Posted by Anonymous | May 11, 2009 12:40 PM

May 16th - Saturday Night Live

Posted by Anonymous | May 11, 2009 12:40 PM

Blink 182 > Green Day

P.S. Blink 182/Weezer summer tour will be epic...hopefully it will be at MSG and not Jones Beach

Posted by Anonymous | May 11, 2009 12:52 PM

green meh

Posted by Anonymous | May 11, 2009 12:52 PM

wait blink 182 and weezer are touring together?!

Posted by Anonymous | May 11, 2009 1:16 PM

weezer is terrible

Posted by Anonymous | May 11, 2009 1:23 PM

Blink 18Meh

Posted by Anonymous | May 11, 2009 1:23 PM

i heard billy joe is hung like coachella's naked wizard.

Posted by Anonymous | May 11, 2009 1:25 PM

Where's the P.C. Richard & Son Theater?

Posted by Anonymous | May 11, 2009 1:27 PM

yes blink 182 & weezer are touring together.

"The P.C. Richard & Son Theater is located at 32 Avenue of the Americas in New York City’s Tribeca neighborhood."

Posted by Anonymous | May 11, 2009 1:35 PM

No one else is going to say anything about that freakin' ridiculous tattoo?!?

Posted by blackhat | May 11, 2009 2:51 PM

blackhat knows what's up...

my question is - what kinda fan club charges it's fan's $20 to become a part of it? fckin lame.

Posted by Anonymous | May 11, 2009 3:05 PM

Most fan clubs charge that much if not more...still I hear what you are saying

Posted by Anonymous | May 11, 2009 3:10 PM

Love that the tattoo captured BJ during his fat days.

Posted by Anonymous | May 11, 2009 6:00 PM

idiot club - well named

Posted by Anonymous | May 15, 2009 12:55 PM

blink at jones beach august 9th and 31st

Posted by Anonymous | May 15, 2009 6:22 PM

Got tickets BITCHES!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted by Anonymous | May 16, 2009 7:56 PM

Congrats! You're a true idiot.

Posted by Anonymous | May 16, 2009 8:04 PM


Wasn't expecting you to pick up on the humor.

Posted by Anonymous | May 16, 2009 11:28 PM

Holy crap that's the worst venue name I have heard in a long time.

Posted by Anonymous | May 21, 2009 2:15 PM

Doesn't look a thing like GREEN DAY's people!

Posted by janet diane gutierrez | April 13, 2010 8:05 PM

very underrated band saw them perform live at Milton Keynes Bowl in 2005 awesome band.

Posted by Crystal | August 18, 2010 6:53 AM

agreed - kind of ridiculous they charge that much (or anything) to join a fan club when they're supposed to be counterculture... but everyone's gotta make a buck somewhere, i guess

Posted by agree | December 20, 2010 4:03 PM

Wow...I bet this was an awesome show. I've always wanted to see Green Day live. Do you know when their next set of tour dates is?

Posted by evereffect | May 5, 2011 11:25 AM


When is their next tour in the states? I'm dying to see them!!

Posted by Indianapolis Dealerships | July 7, 2011 10:58 AM

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