December 31, 2015


Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong Wants To Destroy the Phrase ‘Pop-Punk’

Joseph Okpako/Redferns via Getty Images
Joseph Okpako/Redferns via Getty Images

Green Day, ostensibly, is a pop-punk band. Not to frontman Billie Joe Armstrong, though! On the final day of 2015, the singer shared his goal for 2016: to end the genre classification, forever and ever.

Let’s hope that the widely shared tweet hints at some new music from the trio, whose last full-length came in 2012. In the meantime, fans have gotten to sink their teeth into a surprise holiday single.

Hate pop-punk? Then you probably won’t enjoy our roundup of the pop-punk acts that NEED to reunite.