There will be antics.
There will be tutus. And there will be rock. The band, who makes a point to never alienate their older fan base, dedicated about half its set list to early material from the 90s. Dobbs in That showed last night.
Even my mom was there! For whatever reason, Green Day has garnered their fair share of naysayers. Typically, these people come in the form of lame-ass music snobs who try entirely too hard to be punk.
But the truth is that Green Day opened up the genre to a new generation. The exaggeration, " light years away" was said due to the fact that Billie lived in California, and Adrienne lived in Minnesota. Adrienne had said in an interview that it happened in her bedroom.
The kiss was important to Billie, since he usually planned tour dates in Minnesota just so he could see Adrienne. After a while of calling and meeting up with one another, Adrienne and Billie had finally kissed. Thus, the creation of the song, Light Years Away.
Billie Joe and Adrienne were having a long-distance relationship. He was in California, she in Minnesota - the distance wasn't exactly too long, but Billie Joe naturally exaggerates it. Anyway, they really got a hold on each other and they are sure they will never let go. She lived very far away from him his wife and he didn't see her much.
So he wrote the song to talk about how he wants to see her but she is " light years away.
Billie joe Armstrong wrote this song for his wife to be Adrienne when they had there first kiss after, he went home and wrote the song. Login Register Login with Facebook.
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