Green Day have been announced as the headliners for the EA Sports Super Bowl party called The Madden Bowl. The show is set for February 9th at the House Of Blues in Las Vegas, two days before the Super Bowl is played in the city at Allegiant Stadium. Also performing will be Big Boi with Killer Mike, and Breland.
In a statement announcing the event, Green Day said “Prepare your ears because we’re gonna bring the loudest show of Super Bowl weekend! Stoked to reunite with Madden NFL and remind the world that rock and football go together like EA SPORTS and It’s In The Game!!”
No word yet on how to obtain tickets for the show but we’ll keep you posted.
Green Day will also be filming an appearance for the Tonight Show this evening in New York City. The band is expected to be playing on a subway platform in a common bit the show does where musical guests perform in disguise to an unsuspecting crowd. According to their tour manager Bill Schneider, the performance will be filmed at 8pm this evening.
Update: The band performed 6 songs!
If you missed out on the Saviors listening parties this past weekend, Green Day have posted previews for all of the album’s tracks on their social media platforms along with a YouTube video that combines all of the previews in one place which you can check out below!
WTF with Marc Maron Podcast
Billie Joe’s interview with Marc Maron on the WTF podcast was released on Monday, you can listen to that episode on the their website. This is the second long form podcast interview that has been released with Billie in the past couple of weeks, he previously joined Armchair Expert which you can listen to in our story from January 4th.