I suppose it was when Mike Dirnt picked up a hotel chair that things started going out of control. If I’d swung my camera just to my left, I might have caught the other two members of Green Day studying the room looking for things to knock over as they began a very self-conscious trashing of their suite at the Four Seasons. I do remember looking away from my camera for a second and, out of the corner of my eye, seeing drummer Tre Cool pushing a big TV off its stand; it landed on the carpet with a bright, glassy sound of something brittle snapping.

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Certain times to listen to certain albums
  • 1039/smoothed out slappy hours:when you're thinking about a special someone/crush
  • Kerplunk:when you feel lost/lonely
  • Dookie:when you're feeling full of anxiety/teen angst
  • Insomniac:when you want to prove yourself to someone
  • Nimrod:when you're angry
  • Warning:when you feel like you don't like the public or just don't want to deal with it
  • American idiot:when you feel like starting a riot/feel like you're somewhere you don't belong
  • 21st century breakdown:when you want to just scream and shout and set things on fire and let your stress out
  • ¡Uno!:when you're feeling sexual tension
  • ¡Dos!:when you're happy and feel like partying
  • ¡Tré!:when you're down in the dumps