Originally Posted by AnthG
It was pretty fashionable to hate them during the American Idiot era. Can't say I blame a lot of people who did. Boulevard of Broken dreams and Wake me up when september ends were both ridiculously overplayed, and there was them wearing eye-liner and all that stuff, so the hate on them for that is easy for even a fan to understand. The music was still good, albeit different. The non-singles on American Idiot are good stuff. I do like the pre-Warning stuff better though.
Yeah...my friend bought that album and blasted it on repeat all day and thought it was the best album ever. Hated them ever since.