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Album review: Billie Joe Armstrong, Norah Jones are like brothers
Album review: Billie Joe Armstrong, Norah Jones are like brothers

Close your eyes and imagine what a tribute to the Everly Brothers featuring Norah Jones and Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day would sound like. "Foreverly," Jones' and Armstrong's ode to the brothers' work, sounds identical to the renditions of the imagination: clean, honest, simple in a beautiful way and, if you wear the cynic's cap, pointless. As such, it's one of the most rebellious things each has done. Somewhat akin to director Gus Van Sant's remaking Alfred Hitchcock's "Psycho," "Foreverly" pairs the singers in celebration of what Armstrong considers to be a buried classic: the 1958 Everly Brothers album of...

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