1. Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong Hospitalized in Italy

    September 04, 2012 11:10 AM EDT Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong has been released from an Italian hospital after being admitted over the weekend, NBC reports . Armstrong's illness forced the pop-punk group to cancel a show in Bologna, Italy, on Sunday, and bandmates Mike Dirnt and Tre Cool released a video…

  2. Exclusive: Green Day Documentaries Coming with Album Trilogy

    July 09, 2012 8:44 PM EDT Two documentaries on Green Day are expected to complement the release of three albums between late September and the middle of January. Filmmakers Tim Lynch, a producer of "Green Day: Bullet in a Bible," and Tim Wheeler, a co-producer and editor of "The White Stripes Under…

  3. Ash Abandoning Album Format To Go Digital

    June 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Northern Irish rock trio Ash's forthcoming album will be its last, with the band announcing bold plans to only release singles from now on. Northern Irish rock trio Ash's forthcoming album will be its last, with the band announcing bold plans to only release singles from now on. Ash…

  4. Snow Patrol, Ash Supporting Belfast Music Project

    February 06, 2007 12:00 AM EST Members of rock acts Snow Patrol and Ash are throwing their support behind plans to create a dedicated music center in their Northern Ireland homeland. Snow Patrol frontman Gary Lightbody and Ash lead Members of rock acts Snow Patrol and Ash are throwing their support behind plans to create a…

  5. Relieved Ben Lee Releases 'Hey You' In U.S.

    August 26, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Ben Lee was championed by America's underground before he was old enough to buy cigarettes. The Australian-born artist found a cheerleader in Sonic Youth's Thurston Moore, transforming the then unknow Ben Lee was championed by America's underground before he was old enough to…

  6. Minogue Track Tops Ivor Novello Awards

    May 24, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Songs recorded by Australian pop diva Kylie Minogue led the field with three honors at the 47th Ivor Novello Awards, Britain's premier songwriting honors, in a ceremony yesterday (May 23) at Le Meridi Songs recorded by Australian pop diva Kylie Minogue led the field with three honors at…