Green Day to Perform 'Dookie' in full at this weekend's
Reading Festival -
This weekend's Reading festival
will see Green Day perform their 1994 seminal album,
'Dookie' in full. The set will take place
at 12pm on the Radio1 stage.
The band confirmed the news yesterday along with details of a UK
tour which will kick off at Arsenal football club's home ground,
the Emirates Stadium in North London on June 1st.
The band broke the news last night on BBC Radio 1 (via NME),
their currently in the UK as part of a short European tour. They're
also set to appear at London's O2 Shepherds Bush Empire tonight
(Aug.23). The set will take place at 12pm on the Radio1
Billie Joe Armstrong took to his
Twitter feed regarding this weekend's festival performance:
"Hello England! What rhymes with shredding??!!" It will be the
band's first appearance at the festival since headlining in
Green Day will then perform another surprise show
at Le Trianon in Paris on Monday (August 27).