Billie Joe Armstrong

  • Blogs

    March 13, 2013

    The 50 Commandments of SXSW

    You're going to South by Southwest, right? Or you're already there? One of those things is bound to be true. Well, we here at DC9 have got some advice for you, and we've managed to format it all into the style of commandments, because one of our favorite things to do is pretend we're angry Gods. Or ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2012

    Southwest Didn't Always Hate Skimpy Clothing. Just Look at Those '70s Hemlines

    Southwest Airlines posted a cheeky little game on their Facebook page: Check out these seemingly identical photos of our stewardesses from the 'first hostess class' in 1971 and find the 10 differences (it's sort of fun). Our first thought: Southwest hired go-go dancers as stewardesses? (check out t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2012

    Southwest Airlines Doesn't Actually Have A Dress Code, In Case You're Wondering

    While American Airlines is busy feuding with its unhappy pilots, Southwest Airlines is dealing with the PR fallout from yet another customer who had an unpleasant run-in with the airline's self-appointed clothing police. A woman who only gave her first name, Avital, told the website Jezebel that ... More >>

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    May 17, 2012
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    May 3, 2012
  • Blogs

    November 16, 2010

    The Daily Fail: Sebastian Bach

    There was a time, even post-Skid Row, when Sebastian Bach was still a pretty endearing character. His various stints as a talking head on VH1 talk shows made the former hair metal singer seem rather charming. His "mother trucker" shout, complete with metal horns, was a particular fave.

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2010

    Last Night: Green Day, AFI at Center

    Green Day, AFI CenterAugust 26th, 2010(Way, way ) better than: reading Marc Spitz's book, Nobody Likes You: Inside the Turbulent Life, Times, and Music of Green Day.Marina ChavezGreen Day​How is it possible to put on a three-hour arena rock show that doesn't lag or feel self-indulge ... More >>

  • Music

    May 28, 2009

    Green Day

    21st Century Breakdown (Reprise)

  • Music

    December 1, 2005

    Live and Well

    Just because bands are cashing in on live albums this Christmas season doesn't mean they can't get it right

  • News

    May 5, 2005

    2005 Dallas Observer Music Awards

    Case Solved: Killer musicians captured, thanks to your tips

  • Music

    November 14, 2002

    New Found Glory

    November 17

  • Music

    May 17, 2001

    Bless This Mess

    The Go-Go's, sweethearts of pop, move beyond old sins

  • Music

    September 28, 2000

    Green Day

    Warning (Reprise Records)

  • Music

    August 19, 1999

    On and on

    The Muffs' Kim Shattuck doesn't need a major label to be Alert Today

  • Music

    April 15, 1999
  • Music

    December 3, 1998

    Junk rock

    George Gimarc and an ex-Pistol make for some Rotten Television

  • Music

    September 24, 1998

    Baby, it's them

    Elvis Costello and Burt Bacharach are not such unlikely partners

  • Music

    October 23, 1997

    All-American reject

    Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong grows up

  • Music

    December 7, 1995

    Who's next

    Green Day's Billie Joe hopes he gets old before he dies

  • Music

    July 13, 1995

    Too punk to f--

    Ethyl Merman makes 'dance music for the poor'