Green Day Salute The ‘Keyboard Cat’ Meme

“My lyrics come from a dark place,” says Billie Joe Armstrong in the new issue of NME, sounding for all the world like a brooding romantic with a turbulent inner life – as opposed to a 37-year-old punk who used to sing about wanking.

Turns out, however, that Green Day are still fans of all things puerile, as this guest spot on US TV show ‘The Colbert Report’ demonstrates.

By the way, if the words “Play him off, keyboard cat” mean nothing to you, may I refer you David Moynihan’s blog, which should bring you up to speed.