Get SF Weekly Newsletters

You searched for:

Start over

Search for…

Narrow Search

Music, All Shook Down Festival Recap: Superlatives and Field Notes from BottleRock 2016

Festival Recap: Superlatives and Field Notes from BottleRock 2016

For some, Memorial Day weekend is a time for backyard BBQs and the first beach trips of the season, while for others, it means three days of music and wine with a hundred-thousand of their closest friends at the…
@All Shook Down  Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Music, All Shook Down This Week: The Excrement of Morrissey, the Slurs of Azealia Banks and the Clay Head of Lionel Ritchie

This Week: The Excrement of Morrissey, the Slurs of Azealia Banks and the Clay Head of Lionel Ritchie

Romance is the overarching theme of the week, with Nicki Minaj opening up about her relationship with Meek Mill, Ryan Adams pouring his heart into 1989, and even Jimmy Fallon and Lionel Ritchie having a touching moment. But it's…
@All Shook Down  Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Music, All Shook Down Last Night: Green Day Returns Home to 924 Gilman

Last Night: Green Day Returns Home to 924 Gilman

Green Day The Enemies Bobby Joe Ebola May 17, 2015 924 Gilman Street Better Than: Whatever you did on Sunday night. "Give me something to do to kill some time, take me to that place that I call home." Green…
@All Shook Down  Tags: , , , ,
Music, All Shook Down This Week: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Revelations, Metallica Phone Mishaps, and Kanye Working at The Gap

This Week: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Revelations, Metallica Phone Mishaps, and Kanye Working at The Gap

While the annual round of always-quotable, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductions are coming up first today, elsewhere this week, things have erred on the dark side. From Cyndi Lauper shaming senators for their homophobia and Lauren Mayberry standing…
@All Shook Down  Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Music, All Shook Down Billie Joe Armstrong Shouts Out Gilman Street in Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame Speech

Billie Joe Armstrong Shouts Out Gilman Street in Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame Speech

Billie Joe Armstrong concluded his Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame acceptance speech by shouting out 924 Gilman Street and several local punk bands.  Green Day's debut album, 1,000 hours, was released in 1989 and it's fair to say no one…
@All Shook Down  Tags: , , ,
Music, All Shook Down Billie Joe Armstrong Is Opening a Guitar Store In Oakland Because Of Course He Is

Billie Joe Armstrong Is Opening a Guitar Store In Oakland Because Of Course He Is

Once upon a time, in the land known as the Bay Area, there was a scrappy, independently-minded community who did everything themselves; communicated only via a system of hand-made photocopied materials and spent their spare time fighting with The…
@All Shook Down  Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Music, All Shook Down Billie Joe Armstrong Is Now an Actor or Something

Billie Joe Armstrong Is Now an Actor or Something

The Green Day frontman, unlikely Broadway auteur, and soon-to-be Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee landed the part of what appears to be Generic Shitty Boyfriend #625 in Like Sunday, Like Rain, an independent…
@All Shook Down  Tags: , , , ,
Music, All Shook Down This Week: Baby Ariana Grande, Werewolf Rihanna, and Lady Gaga and the 70-Year-Old Stripper

This Week: Baby Ariana Grande, Werewolf Rihanna, and Lady Gaga and the 70-Year-Old Stripper

"So if I'm gonna choose between working my ass off and giving you, one human being, all of my attention? You might get forgotten sometimes. Not because I don't love you, but because I got the weight of the…
@All Shook Down  Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Music, All Shook Down Green Day Will Be Inducted Into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and Yes, We're All Very Old

Green Day Will Be Inducted Into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and Yes, We're All Very Old

It’s been 25 years since Green Day’s first EP, 1,000 Hours, was released, which means one thing: the East Bay punk rock trio, which traversed a little-seen path from 924 Gilman to Broadway, has finally become eligible to join…
@All Shook Down  Tags: , ,
Music, All Shook Down Rancid's Bay Area Roots: 5 Things You May Not Know...

Rancid's Bay Area Roots: 5 Things You May Not Know...

Punk rockers the world over got excited yesterday when Rancid released a sneaky preview of their eighth album, ...Honor Is All We Know. The new tracks, "Collision Course", "Honor Is All We Know," and "Evil's My Friend" are the…
@All Shook Down  Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Culture, The Week in Cheap

The Week in Cheap: Free & Cheap Things to Do in and Around S.F. This Week

18th Annual Urban Youth Arts Festival Was there really any question that graffiti can be "art?" Watch hundreds of talented street artists turn blank canvases into murals during an afternoon of live painting at the park — all set to…
Tags: , , , , ,
Music, All Shook Down Music Links: A Bag Pipe Festival, A New Band from Members of Jawbreaker and Green Day, and More

Music Links: A Bag Pipe Festival, A New Band from Members of Jawbreaker and Green Day, and More

@All Shook Down  Tags: , , , , , ,
Music, All Shook Down Music Quotes of the Week: MIA Needs Cash, GZA Needs Science, and Bieber Needs a Slap

Music Quotes of the Week: MIA Needs Cash, GZA Needs Science, and Bieber Needs a Slap

"ummm ..... can i borrow 16 million ?"M.I.A.'s message to Madonna, after the NFL demanded an additional $15.1 million in restitution from her over the 2012 Super Bowl middle finger incident (Twitter)."There was a lot of whining in rock at…
@All Shook Down  Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Film, "Broadway Idiot": The Phantom of the Pop-Punk Opera

"Broadway Idiot": The Phantom of the Pop-Punk Opera

Director Doug Hamilton has made a film that will leave elaborate arrangements of Green Day songs in your head for days. Whether that prospect seems like the raddest thing ever or like some Dick Cheneyan enhanced interrogation technique is for…
Tags: , , , , , , ,
Music, All Shook Down <i>Broadway Idiot</i>, Film About Billie Joe's Conversion to Musical Star, Is Coming to S.F.

Broadway Idiot, Film About Billie Joe's Conversion to Musical Star, Is Coming to S.F.

Update: Billie Joe Armstrong himself will be appearing at the Vogue Theatre in S.F. tonight, Oct. 18, to introduce the 7 p.m. showing of Broadway Idiot. More info here. Original post: It's a completely reasonable question: How did Billie Joe…
@All Shook Down  Tags: , , ,
Music, All Shook Down Green Day Apparently No Longer Cool Enough for British Radio

Green Day Apparently No Longer Cool Enough for British Radio

If anyone sees Green Day drummer Tre Cool wandering around his North Beach neighborhood this week, be sure to give him a little cuddle. Over in the U.K., the heads of one of Britain's most popular radio stations, Radio 1,…
@All Shook Down  Tags: , , , ,
Music, All Shook Down Close Your Eyes and This Emily's Army Song Sounds EXACTLY Like Green Day

Close Your Eyes and This Emily's Army Song Sounds EXACTLY Like Green Day

East Bay pop-punk outfit Emily's Army is a band of teenagers. But Emily's Army is kinda famous -- way more famous than the teenage pop-punk band you played in -- because their drummer, 18-year-old Joey Armstrong, is Billie Joe Armstrong's…
@All Shook Down  Tags: , ,
Music, Sizzle & Fizzle Sizzle & Fizzle: Highs and Lows from the Last Week in S.F. Music

Sizzle & Fizzle: Highs and Lows from the Last Week in S.F. Music

Sizzle • After a rough period during which frontman Billie Joe Armstrong went to rehab for alcohol abuse, Green Day returned home to Berkeley's Greek Theatre and played a thrilling two-and-a-half-hour show. The setlist reached back into the pop-punk outfit's…
Tags: , , , ,
Music, All Shook Down Green Day Brings It All Back Home to Berkeley's Greek Theatre, 4/16/13

Green Day Brings It All Back Home to Berkeley's Greek Theatre, 4/16/13

Green Day Best Coast Tuesday, April 16, 2013 The Greek Theatre, Berkeley "East Bay!" "Berkeley!" "BAY AREA!" Billie Joe Armstrong is in a constant state of apeshit. He is onstage at the Greek Theatre in Berkeley, on a warmish spring…
@All Shook Down  Tags: , ,
Music, All Shook Down SXSW: Green Day Pummels Austin, 3/15/13

SXSW: Green Day Pummels Austin, 3/15/13

Green Day ACL Live @ Moody Theater // SXSW Friday, March 15, 2013 Better than: Watching Wayne's World for the 57th time. Billie Joe leapt off the monitors. Mike Dirnt abused his bass. Tre Cool cross-dressed and played the jester…
@All Shook Down  Tags: , , , , ,