Boulevard of broken song

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Toggle Welcome Guest. Album: American Idiot Charted: 5 2. This song is about estrangement and the recognition that the American Dream can let you down. The singer's hopes have been crushed, and he finds himself very much alone. He's just walking, thinking about whether it was the right decision leaving where he used to live. Helnwein's painting is a parody of a painting called "Nighthawks" by Edward Hopper. On the American Idiot album, this song follows " Holiday ," a song decrying the American military agenda.

They're connected, as the main character's fire starts to burn out in "Boulevard Of Broken Dreams. The band rides around in the same beat-up car In both videos. The band wanted to stray from their punk-rock roots and close out the song with a Beatles-esque vibe, but producer Rob Cavallo put his foot down.

I told them, 'Look, you're a rock band, let's just do it with guitars. We just told him to push it as far as he could," Cavallo continued. We'd be yelling, 'Push it! Push it! Samuel Bayer, whose first gig was directing the video for Nirvana's " Smells Like Teen Spirit ," helmed the t clips for this and "Holiday. It was about living your life and partying as if there's no tomorrow. But 'Boulevard' is the tomorrow. And it's a really dark, gray, desolate landscape.

It's a graveyard. The video follows the band as they break down and begin a long journey down a desert road - yet they never left the soundstage. Even when they're walking, they're on treadmills on a soundstage, and everything's projected behind them from exterior footage I shot separately.

A lot of videos I see now work so hard to make everything look seamless, and I wasn't going for that. I spent a week hand-scratching the negative with razor blades and cigarettes. I threw a couple rolls of it in my shower and left it for a few days.

Billie Joe Armstrong, under quarantine due to the coronavirus, played this from his home as part of the "Living Room Concert For America," broadcast on March 29, Armstrong did the song accompanied only by his acoustic guitar and the jingling of his dog Lenny's collar as the pooch wandered around the room. Your name as you would like it displayed. Your Locaton.

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