Green Day, Fall Out Boy and Weezer hit Good Morning America ahead of Hella Mega Tour
The Hella Mega Tour bands hit Good Morning America earlier today (July 16) to give fans a teaser of what to expect from these long-awaited shows.
Fall Out Boy performed Uma Thurman while Weezer unveiled their 2020 single Hero – which also came out on this year’s awesome Van Weezer album. Headliners Green Day didn’t play, but frontman Billie Joe Armstrong joined Rivers Cuomo for an interview before the two songs.
When asked what he’s most looking forward to about being back onstage in front of a live audience, Billie Joe said, “I’m just looking forward to playing again. We’ve been planning this tour for two years now and we got derailed into lockdown, and it’ll just be nice to do what I love doing! I love playing live, and it’s the biggest tour of the summer with three really fun bands, so it should be great.”
Watch Billie and Rivers’ interviews before Weezer’s performance, plus Fall Out Boy, below:
Plus, for fans in America, Green Day and their Oakland Coffee have just unveiled the Live Music Is Back sweepstakes, giving one lucky winner and a guest two tickets to see the Hella Mega Tour in Los Angeles on September 3, plus two round-trip flights and a two-night stay at a luxury hotel, $500 in spending money, and an Oakland Coffee gift bundle!
Get involved with that here.
Catch Green Day, Fall Out Boy and Weezer on the Hella Mega Tour at the following dates:
24 Dallas, TX – Globe Life Field *
27 Atlanta, GA – Truist Park *
29 Houston, TX – Minute Maid Park *
31 Jacksonville, FL – TIAA Bank Field *
1 Miami Beach, FL – Hard Rock Stadium *
4 Queens, NY – Citi Field *
5 Boston, MA – Fenway Park *
8 Washington, D.C. – Nationals Park *
10 Detroit, MI – Comerica Park *
13 Hershey, PA – Hersheypark Stadium *
15 Chicago, IL – Wrigley Field *
17 Columbus, OH – Historic Crew Stadium *
19 Pittsburgh, PA – PNC Park *
20 Philadelphia, PA – Citizens Bank Park *
23 Minneapolis, MN – Target Field *
25 Commerce City, CO – Dick’s Sporting Goods Park *
27 San Francisco, CA – Oracle Park *
29 San Diego, CA – Petco Park *
1 Milwaukee, WI – Summerfest
3 Los Angeles, CA – Dodger Stadium *
6 Seattle, WA – T‑Mobile Park *
(* = w/ The Interrupters)
19 Ernst-Happel Stadion – Vienna, Austria
21 Antwerps Sportpaleis – Antwerp, Belgium
22 Stadspark – Groningen, Netherlands
24 London Stadium – London, UK
25 John Smith’s Stadium – Huddersfield, UK
27 Venue TBA – Dublin, Ireland
29 Bellahouston Park – Glasgow, UK
2 Paris La Defense Arena – Paris, France
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Green Day are sharing free, exclusive Hella Mega Tour footage all summer via Oakland Coffee House – watch the first video now!
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