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Aaron Elliott (born May 20, 1968), better known as Aaron Cometbus, is an American drummer, lyricist, novelist, and author of punk zine Cometbus.
AllMusic (previously known as All Music Guide or AMG) is an online music guide.
Alternative Press is an American music magazine based in Cleveland, Ohio.
Andy "Andro" Ernst is a music producer, engineer, musician, and songwriter from San Francisco.
An audio engineer (also sometimes recording engineer or a vocal engineer) helps to produce a recording or a performance, editing and adjusting sound tracks using equalization and audio effects, mixing, reproduction, and reinforcement of sound.
Mastering, a form of audio post production, is the process of preparing and transferring recorded audio from a source containing the final mix to a data storage device (the master); the source from which all copies will be produced (via methods such as pressing, duplication or replication).
Backing vocalists are singers who provide vocal harmony with the lead vocalist or other backing vocalists.
The bass guitar (also known as electric bass, or bass) is a stringed instrument similar in appearance and construction to an electric guitar, except with a longer neck and scale length, and four to six strings or courses.
Billie Joe Armstrong (born February 17, 1972) is an American musician, singer, songwriter and actor who is best known as the lead vocalist, primary songwriter, and guitarist of the punk rock band Green Day, which he co-founded with Mike Dirnt.
Blender was an American music magazine that billed itself as "the ultimate guide to music and more".
California is a state in the Pacific Region of the United States.
Chris Appelgren was owner and president of Lookout! Records from, 1997 when label founder Larry Livermore and partner Patrick Hynes retired, until 2012 when the label folded due to financial troubles and non-payment of royalties.
Compact disc (CD) is a digital optical disc data storage format that was co-developed by Philips and Sony and released in 1982.
A drum kit — also called a drum set, trap set, or simply drums — is a collection of drums and other percussion instruments, typically cymbals, which are set up on stands to be played by a single player, with drumsticks held in both hands, and the feet operating pedals that control the hi-hat cymbal and the beater for the bass drum.
The Encyclopedia of Popular Music was created in 1989 by Colin Larkin.
Epitaph Records is a Los Angeles-based independent record label owned by Bad Religion guitarist Brett Gurewitz.
An extended play record, often referred to as an EP, is a musical recording that contains more tracks than a single, but is usually unqualified as an album or LP.
Green Day is an American punk rock band formed in 1986 by lead vocalist and guitarist Billie Joe Armstrong and bassist Mike Dirnt.
The guitar is a fretted musical instrument that usually has six strings.
Jesse Michaels is a songwriter, vocalist, guitarist, artist, and author from Berkeley, California.
John Kiffmeyer (born July 11, 1969), known professionally in music as Al Sobrante, is an American musician, best known as the former drummer for the punk rock band Green Day.
Kerplunk! is the second studio album by American punk rock band Green Day, released on December 17, 1991 by Lookout! Records.
"Knowledge" is a song by American band Operation Ivy.
The lead vocalist (or main vocalist, lead vocals or lead singer) in popular music is typically the member of a group or band whose voice is the most prominent in a performance where multiple voices may be heard.
Lookout! Records was an independent record label, initially based in Laytonville, California and later in Berkeley, focusing on punk rock.
Michael Ryan Pritchard (born May 4, 1972), known professionally as Mike Dirnt, is an American musician, songwriter and composer.
Omnibus Press is the world’s largest specialist publisher of music-related books.
Operation Ivy, sometimes called "Op Ivy," (op Iv) was an American punk rock band from Berkeley, California formed in May 1987.
Out of print refers to an item, typically a book (see: out-of-print book), but can include any print or visual medium or sound recording, or video recording (DVD or Blu-Ray, for example), that is no longer being published.
A percussion instrument is a musical instrument that is sounded by being struck or scraped by a beater (including attached or enclosed beaters or rattles); struck, scraped or rubbed by hand; or struck against another similar instrument.
A phonograph record (also known as a gramophone record, especially in British English, or record) is an analog sound storage medium in the form of a flat disc with an inscribed, modulated spiral groove.
Pitchfork is an American online magazine launched in 1995 by Ryan Schreiber, based in Chicago, Illinois and owned by Condé Nast.
Punk rock (or "punk") is a rock music genre that developed in the mid-1970s in the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia.
A record producer or track producer or music producer oversees and manages the sound recording and production of a band or performer's music, which may range from recording one song to recording a lengthy concept album.
Remaster (also digital remastering and digitally remastered) refers to enhancing the quality of the sound or of the image, or both, of previously created recordings, either audiophonic, cinematic, or videographic.
Reprise Records is an American record label founded in 1960 by Frank Sinatra.
Robert Thomas Christgau (born April 18, 1942) is an American essayist and music journalist.
San Francisco (initials SF;, Spanish for 'Saint Francis'), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California.
Simon & Schuster, Inc., a subsidiary of CBS Corporation, is an American publishing company founded in New York City in 1924 by Richard Simon and Max Schuster.
Slappy is the second EP by American punk rock band Green Day.
Sputnikmusic is a music community website offering music criticism and music news alongside features commonly associated with wiki-style websites.
Sweet Children is the third EP by American punk rock band Green Day.
Ted Jensen (born September 19, 1954) is an American mastering engineer, known for having mastered many recordings including the Eagles' Hotel California, Green Day’s American Idiot and Norah Jones' Come Away With Me.
The Rolling Stone Album Guide, previously known as The Rolling Stone Record Guide, is a book that contains professional music reviews written and edited by staff members from Rolling Stone magazine.
Yahoo! News is a news website that originated as an internet-based news aggregator by Yahoo!.
YouTube is an American video-sharing website headquartered in San Bruno, California.
1,000 Hours is the debut EP by American punk rock band Green Day.
39/Smooth is the debut studio album by American punk rock band Green Day, released on April 13, 1990, by Lookout Records on vinyl (black and green) and cassette.