Billie Joe Armstrong is a celebrated American songwriter, guitarist, musician, actor and also the co-founder and lead vocalist of the punk rock band ‘Green Day’. Armstrong also provides lead vocals for side projects of Green Day namely 'The Network' and 'Foxboro Hot Tubs'. He is also associated a vocalist and guitarist for the punk rock band ‘Pinhead Gunpowder’ as the lead vocalist and guitarist. He had been inclined towards music from a very tender age and he recorded his first song when he was 5. Besides, making music for Green Day, Armstrong has worked and collaborated with numerous other musicians. We bring to you a compilation of some great thoughts, views and opinions which the renowned musician has shared through his lyrics, songs, music, work, writings, tweets and interviews on subjects close to his heart. Following are the famous quotes and sayings by Billie Joe Armstrong that are sure to make you day.
There are always young bands playing in their garages. A lot of punk rock is not going to be in the mainstream. It's below the radar. The beauty of it is that you're not supposed to always know. It's subterranean.
Set lists are tough because you come up with this structure of how the songs are going to go from one to the next, but at the same time, you have to be spontaneous and take requests and change the set list at the drop of a hat.