When a band starts, you need songs, members and a good name. Here are a few legendary bands that could have been named something other than the name that we know them by today. The names were changed either on their own or by outside influence before they broke.
A few days ago, Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong posted a picture of K-Pop star Psy to his Instagram page with the caption, "This dude is the herpes of music. Once you think it's gone, it comes back.#herpes #flareup #pleasegoaway." Which is kind of what we said. Billie, are you reading our posts?
Green Day had been booked to perform on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' on Wednesday night, but with frontman Billie Joe Armstrong in rehab, Alanis Morissette stepped in and treated viewers to a dark cover of the classic Green Day hit 'Basket Case.'
When iHeart Radio Music Festival organizers cut Green Day's set short on Friday night (Sept. 21), frontman Billie Joe Armstrong was far from happy about it. He went on an expletive-fueled rant onstage ... and now he's entering rehab.