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In 2010, a stage adaptation of American Idiot debuted on Broadway.
The musical was nominated for three Tony Awards: Best Musical, Best Scenic Design and Best Lighting Design, losing only the first.
In 1989, the band recorded its debut extended play, 1,000 Hours.
Before 1,000 Hours was released, the group dropped the name Sweet Children; according to Livermore, this was done to avoid confusion with another local band Sweet Baby. released Green Day's debut studio album, 39/Smooth in early 1990. Records re-released 39/Smooth under the name 1,039/Smoothed Out Slappy Hours, and added the songs from the band's first two EPs, Slappy, and 1,000 Hours.
In 1995, a new single for the Angus soundtrack was released, entitled "J. The song was followed by the band's fourth studio album, Insomniac, which was released in the fall of 1995.
Insomniac was a much darker and heavier response to the band's newfound popularity, compared to the more melodic Dookie.
The band's early releases were with the independent record label Lookout! In 1994, their major label debut Dookie, released through Reprise Records, became a breakout success and eventually shipped over 10 million copies in the U. Green Day is credited alongside fellow California punk bands including Sublime, Bad Religion, The Offspring and Rancid with popularizing mainstream interest in punk rock in the United States. , released in September, November and December 2012 respectively.
Liner notes include band written stories and insights about each song.
Reflecting on the period, Armstrong told Spin magazine in 1999, "I couldn't go back to the punk scene, whether we were the biggest success in the world or the biggest failure ...