Billie Joe Armstong and Mike Dirnt played their first show on October 17th, 1987 at Rod’s Hickory Pit in Vallejo, California as “Sweet Children.” After recruiting John Kiffmeyer to play drums, they were signed to Lookout! Records after impressing owner Larry Livermore. Shortly after, they made the permanent switch from “Sweet Children” to “Green Day.” In 1990 after they……[Read More…]
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Band of the Month
Green day – When I Come Around (VIDEO)
Unsigned Band of the Month
San Diego based band Unset was formed in 2004 by Frank W. Torres, Ian Alexander, and Chris Coulson, and by 2005 the group was rounded out by Drummer Kurtstar Otto and lead guitarist Steve Gilly. They first gained national noteriety in 2005 from being selected for the top 5 in Verizons "Calling all Bands" Contest. Unset signed to LA/Nashville based Gridiron Records in 2007. Unset's … [Read More...]