May 11, 2013 in Tips & Lessons

Green Day – When I Come Around

greendayGreen Day’s Dookie album is one of the albums I credit with having a huge impact on my early teenage years. I was in my early teens when it was released, but due to the fact that I wasn’t allowed to watch MTV and the internet didn’t exist yet, it took a year or so for me to find out about it.

This was one of the first albums that really felt like it spoke directly to me. I could relate to these dudes. So naturally, as soon as I picked up a Fender like Billy Joe’s I was learning these songs. Like most kids my age, I was a big fan of Longview, Basket Case, and Welcome To Paradise. But the … Continue Reading