Stray heart - Greenday
Greenday (1987 - present)
Green Day is an American punk rock band formed in 1987. The band consists of lead vocalist and guitarist Billie Joe Armstrong, bassist and backing vocalist Mike Dirnt, drummer Tré Cool and guitarist and backing vocalist Jason Whit. Green Day's sound is often compared to first wave punk bands such as the Ramones, The Clash, Sex Pistols, The Jam, and the Buzzcocks.Citing the band's musical style prevalent on Dookie, Stephen Erlewine of Allmusic described Green Day as "punk revivalists who recharged the energy of speedy, catchy three-chord punk-pop songs." While Armstrong is the primary songwriter, he looks to the other band members for organizational help. When asked his opinion regarding whether all musicians ought to try to add a social or political message to their work, Armstrong replied that. " The only people who should sing about social issues or politics are the ones who aren't full of shit ". American Idiot was released two months before former President of the United States George W. Bush was reelected, and as a result the album became protest art. Created as an anti-war album, American Idiot contains many new-age protest songs, like Holiday which was against George Bush's decision to invade Iraq. Armstrong described the song as a means by which "to battle your way out of your own ignorance".
- Stray (adj): errant, itinerant, wandering. Ex: I like to feed the stray dog is in my neighbourhood
- Tear apart (pp):(p.p. torn appart) Destroy .
- Belong (v): To be conceted by ties of affection, dependence or membership. Ex:I belong here.
- We'll never part (ph): we'll never separate.