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Billie Joe Armstrong and Kat Von D team up to create eyeliner ‘Basket Case’

  • 6:39 am Friday, October 20th, 2017 by Sam

Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day and model/tattoo artist Kat Von D have teamed up to create a new eyeliner for Kat’s already successful Kat Von D Beauty brand.

The eyeliner will appropriately be called ‘Basket Case’.

The collaboration was officially announced on Instagram but we still do not have a date for when the product will be available.

Kinda hard to take a serious photo when you're handcuffed to this guy: @billiejoearmstrong 🖤


Billie Joe Armstrong and Tim Armstrong form super-band ‘The Armstrongs’

  • 12:59 pm Monday, July 17th, 2017 by Sam

It goes without saying that Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day and Tim Armstrong of Rancid/Operation Ivy are punk rock icons. They also HAPPEN to have the same last name but are not related. That’s why it’s only appropriate that they combine to form this totally awesome super punk band ‘The Armstrongs’!! They are also joined by Billie Joe’s son Joey and Tim’s nephew Rey. They’ve released one single so far, ‘If There Was Ever A Time’. All of the proceeds from the song go to support 924 Gilman, a nonprofit punk venue where both Green Day and Rancid started [More]

Phantogram, Green Day, Sum 41 Highlight a Week of New Album Releases!

  • 11:29 am Monday, October 10th, 2016 by Kyle Taylor

Fridays have become synonymous with new music releases, and last week was no different. Numerous new albums were released last Friday, but perhaps none more anticipated than Greenday’s Revolution Radio, Sum 41‘s 13 Voices, and Phantogram’s Three. To makes things even better, they all appear to be very good albums, based on my opinion, combined with early critical response. Even more good news is that one of these bands just so happens to be playing Next Big Thing this year (Phantogram!). Sum 41 just played St. Pete’s State Theatre as part of their Don’t Call It a Sum Back Tour. Green Day also just announced a [More]