Green Day Saint Paul Tickets
There are very few bands which can be credited with popularizing punk rock; Green Day is one of them. Recipient of five Grammy Awards, Green Day has now come out with another chartbusting album called Revolution Radio. Released recently, the album has already sold close to one-hundred thousand copies in the first week of its release and has also topped the Billboard 200. The band is touring all across the globe to promote this album and will soon be performing in St. Paul. If you want to listen to Green Day’s very latest stuff, then get your Green Day Saint Paul tickets now. The tickets are selling out fast, as the band has released this album after four years.
Green Day is an exceptional band in the sense that they were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in the very first year they became eligible for receiving this honor.
Green Day: Origin, Musical Style & Influences
The band was formed in 1986 in California. Originally consisting of Mike Dirnt and Billie Joe Armstrong, Green Day has been compared with other punk rock bands such as Sex Pistols, and the Ramones. Cheap Trick, The Who and The Kinks have also been some of the biggest influences on the band.
Green Day: Discography
Since 1986, the band has released 12 studio albums, 10 promotional singles, 41 singles, 39 music videos, 4 video albums and compilation albums and 3 live albums. Most, if not all of their albums have either been certified gold, platinum, multi-platinum or diamond by the RIAA.
Dookie was certified diamond by the RIAA, which means that it sold 10 million copies. This album was released in 1994 and peaked at No.2 position on the US Billboard 200. It also charted in seven countries, making it an international hit. Some of the hit songs from this album were “Welcome to Paradise,” “Basket Case,” “When I Come Around” and “Longview.”
Green Day’s latest album Revolution Radio has already reached the top position on the US Billboard 200, along with peaking at the same position in countries such as Canada, Ireland, New Zealand and the UK. If you want to listen to live renditions of this album, then get your Green Day Saint Paul tickets today.