Green Day Champaign Tickets
Rolling Stone took out readers’ poll and the readers were unanimous in their decision – Green Day is the best punk rock band ever. The band which became famous almost instantaneously was later reduced to opening up for Blink-182 in early 2000s. However, they came back roaring with American Idiot, a 2004 studio album, which got them back to where they were. The band’s latest studio album Revolution Radio is out and to promote it, Green Day will soon perform in Champaign. If you’re a punk rock fan then get Green Day Champaign tickets today and watch Green Day perform live on stage. For any punk rock fan, it’s a dream come true watching Green Day live.
The band consists of Mike Dirnt, Billie Joe Armstrong and Tré Cool. Hailing from Easy Bay, California, Armstrong and Dirnt formed the band in 1986. Cool joined the band later.
Green Day: Discography
From 1986 to 2016, Green Day has released 12 studio albums, 42 singles, 39 music videos, 4 video and compilation albums each, and 2 live albums. Out of the 12 studio albums, one of the albums Dookie was certified Diamond by the RIAA. Two albums, Insomniac and Nimrod were certified double platinum. Some of the band’s most popular songs are: “21 Guns,” “Know Your Enemy,” “Wake Me Up When September Ends,” “Holiday,” “Boulevard of Broken Dreams,” “American Idiot,” “Redundant” and “When I Come Around.”
Musical Style and Influences
Green Day has often been compared with other great punk rock bands such as The Jam, Sex Pistols, The Clash and the Ramones. Their music is labeled, in addition to punk rock, alternative rock and pop punk. Armstrong, himself admits that alternative rock bands such as The Replacements and Hüsker Dü have left a lasting impact on the band’s music.
Awards and Accolades
Green Day has won a variety of prestigious awards. They’ve been nominated for 215 awards and categories, out of which the band has won 95. This includes 5 Grammy Awards, 6 Billboard Music Awards and 2 BRIT Awards, amongst others.
As the bands warms up to perform live in Champaign, don’t forget to get your Green Day Champaign tickets in hand well before time. They may not be available for long.