August 2010

Green Day started their recent American tour in New Jersey. I went to Camden and the PNC Arts Center in Holmdel to see them.

The band kicks it off for the cheering crowd.

Mike Dirnt & Billie Joe Armstrong, Camden - 2010
The band kicks it off for the cheering crowd.
The band kicks it off for the cheering crowd.

Mike Dirnt and Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day on stage at Susquehanna Bank Center in Camden, NJ. August 3, 2010. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Mike Dirnt has energy to spare.

Mike Dirnt, Camden - 2010
Mike Dirnt has energy to spare.
Mike Dirnt has energy to spare.

Mike Dirnt of Green Day on stage at Susquehanna Bank Center in Camden, NJ. August 3, 2010. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Tre comes out from behind the drums to kick it up.

Tre Cool, Camden, NJ - 2010
Tre comes out from behind the drums to kick it up.
Tre comes out from behind the drums to kick it up.

Tre Cool of Green Day on stage at Susquehanna Bank Center in Camden, NJ. August 3, 2010. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Billie Joe finishes the show in a blizzard of confetti.

Billie Joe finishes the show in a blizzard of confetti.

Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day on stage at Susquehanna Bank Center in Camden, NJ. August 3, 2010. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Backstage, WRXP DJ Matt Pinfield chats with Tre and Billie Joe.

Backstage, WRXP DJ Matt Pinfield chats with Tre and Billie Joe.

(L-R) Matt Pinfield, Tre Cool and Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day backstage at Susquehanna Bank Center in Camden, NJ. August 3, 2010. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Jesse Malin catches up with Billie Joe.

Billie Joe Armstrong & Jesse Malin, Camden - 2010
Jesse Malin catches up with Billie Joe.
Jesse Malin catches up with Billie Joe.

Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day and Jesse Malin backstage at Susquehanna Bank Center in Camden, NJ. August 3, 2010. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Brazilian rock star Supla meets Green Day before the PNC Arts show.

Brazilian rock star Supla meets Green Day before the PNC Arts show.

(L-R) Supla, Mike Dirnt, Jason White and Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day backstage at PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, NJ. August 14, 2010. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Green Day Rocks!

Green Day Rocks!

Green Day on stage at PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, NJ. August 14, 2010. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

One very young fan has a message for the band.

One very young fan has a message for the band.

Green Day fans in the crowd at PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, NJ. August 14, 2010. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Billie Joe often brings people onstage to sing with the band; at PNC he pulled the woman who was signing for the deaf folks to the middle of the stage to sing along by signing!

Billie Joe often brings people onstage to sing with the band; at PNC he pulled the woman who was signing for the deaf folks to the middle of the stage to sing along by signing!

Green Day with a woman performing in sign language on stage at PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, NJ. August 14, 2010. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

For one song Billie Joe called for all the fans to come onstage and dance along.

For one song Billie Joe called for all the fans to come onstage and dance along.

Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day on stage with fans at PNC Arts Center in Holmdel, NJ. August 14, 2010. © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com Image #: C-223

Mike keeps things fast and hot!

Mike keeps things fast and hot!

Mike Dirnt of Green Day on stage at PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, NJ. August 14, 2010. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Tre enjoys being in the middle of the action.

Tre Cool, Holmdel - 2010
Tre enjoys being in the middle of the action.
Tre enjoys being in the middle of the action.

Tre Cool of Green Day on stage at the PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, NJ. August 14, 2010. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Billie Joe takes a final bow.

Billie Joe Armstrong, Holmdel - 2010
Billie Joe takes a final bow.
Billie Joe takes a final bow.

Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day on stage at PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, NJ. August 14, 2010. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

The show ends with a roaring blaze!

The show ends with a roaring blaze!

Green Day on stage at PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, NJ. August 14, 2010. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Jesse Malin and Supla get in a photo with me before we head back to New York.

Jesse Malin and Supla get in a photo with me before we head back to New York.

(L-R) Jesse Malin, Bob Gruen and Supla backstage at PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, NJ. August 14, 2010. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com