Music Notes: Green Day, Jewel, Jet
Green Day’s summer tour, Jewel’s writing a book, Jet calls it a day.
RECORDING, TOURING, RECORDING
Green Day is busy at work on ninth studio album, but it looks like the trio will also tour a bit in the summer as they’ve booked dates in Germany, Italy and France.
SHE WRITES THE BOOKS TOO
Jewel has a new project on the way, but this time out it’s a children’s book, inspired in part by life with her 8 month old son, Kase. She tells People she’s kind of always wanted to do a book but being a new mom has really motivated her to write a story she calls a ‘love story to a child’ and ‘a devotion to lyrics’. you can get the book, called That’s What I’d Do‘ starting September 18.
CALLING IT A DAY
After eleven years together, Aussie band Jet officially call it quits via web post… “After many successful years of writing, recording and touring, we wish to announce our discontinuation as a group. Â From the many pubs, theatres, stadiums and festivals all across the world it was the fans that made our amazing story possible and we wish to thank them all. Thank you, and good night.