Matt first became a fan of Green Day in 2005 and started checking out GDA in that same year. In 2010, Matt was hired onto the team to help develop the site and to write news. Since 2010, Matt has represented GDA at a few Green Day shows and fan-gathering events across the United States.
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Recent news posts by Matt
Green Day has announced that they will once again participate in the Black Friday edition of Record Store Day. This year, the band will be offering a limited edition of American Idiot on red and white colored vinyl that is limited to ... read story
Nearly a month after the film's one-night premiere in select theaters around the United States and digitally on Vimeo, Heart Like a Hand Grenade is now available for purchase worldwide on DVD and digitally via iTunes. Via Amazon, a DVD ... read story
As we reported the other day, last night in Santa Monica, CA was the private premiere of the film Geezer, starring Billie Joe. The night also contained an after party for those who attended the premiere. Idiot Nation indicated that there ... read story
This Thursday, November 5th, the film Geezer, which stars Billie Joe, will make its debut in Santa Monica, California. The film, directed by Lee Kirk, is about an aging punk rocker coping with life after rock. The film also stars Selma ... read story
After 11 years, "Heart Like A Hand Grenade" - the making of American Idiot - was released last week on Vimeo. It'd also debuted in select theaters across the US. You can rent it on Vimeo for $7.99 or buy it to watch when you want for $12 ... read story
Twenty years ago today on October 10th, 1995, Green Day released their fourth studio album Insomniac. Jesus Christ Supermarket, I mean, Insomniac, was a highly anticipated album from the band as it was the young 20 year-olds' follow up ... read story
According to multiple reports coming out this afternoon, Green Day's American Idiot documentary film Heart Like a Handgrenade will be available to watch on-demand on October 16th via Vimeo with a physical and digital release coming next ... read story
Radio station WZON AM 620 in Bangor, Maine recently had a chat with John Roecker, director of the upcoming Heart Like a Hand Grenade documentary. The radio station discussed several things with the film maker such as the inspiration for ... read story
Rolling Stone has posted the official trailer for the upcoming American Idiot documentary, Heart Like a Hand Grenade. This movie is like a fly-on-the-wall art house piece. It is the first time Green Day allowed someone into the ... read story
To celebrate 'These Paper Bullets' making its debut at the Geffen Playhouse in Los Angeles, the Beatles-esque musical has released a new promo featuring a song with vocals by Billie Joe. Billie Joe wrote the songs for the musical but we ... read story
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November 2015
Happening this month:
Nov 11:
Jason White's birthday
Nov 13:
¡Dos! was released 3 years ago!
Nov 27:
Happy Thanksgiving