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Published on November 17th, 2017 | by Alan Cross


Green Day is Back with a New Political Statement

Green Day’s new greatest hits album, God’s Favourite Band, is out today and includes a new track called “Back in the USA.” The video is inspired by an underrated 1988 sci-fi film starring Rowdy Roddy Piper (yes, the wrestler) called They Live.

Let’s compare and contrast.

And now the new Green Day.

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is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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One Response to Green Day is Back with a New Political Statement

  1. Steph D says:

    “They Live” meets “Pleasantville”
    Hopefully this is the start of a return to American Idiot-era Green Day activism. It’s sorely needed!

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