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Tune In, Tokyo...
Released October 9, 2001
Recorded March 2001 in Japan
Genre Punk rock, folk punk
Length 32:10
Label WEA, Reprise
Producer Green Day
Green Day chronology


Tune In, Tokyo...


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Tune In, Tokyo..., also known as Explosion Live! 3, is a live EP by Green Day. It was released only in Japan on October 9, 2001 through Reprise Records. It was recorded during the tour of Warning: in March 2001 in Japan.

Release and reception

The album charted for 5 weeks in Japan, reaching as high as number 29 on the album chart. Track 7 can also be heard on the "Waiting" single.

Tune In, Tokyo... was released worldwide for the first time on November 28, 2014 as a part of Black Friday Record Store Day on translucent blue vinyl and was limited to a pressing of only 5,000. This pressing included an MP3 download of the album.


Chart Peak


Japanese Albums Chart 29

Track listing

Every track except for "King for a Day", which is on Nimrod, is on the album Warning:.

All lyrics written by Billie Joe Armstrong; all music composed by Green Day.

No. Title Length
1. "Church On Sunday" (live) 3:51
2. "Castaway" (live) 5:21
3. "Blood, Sex And Booze" (live) 2:40
4. "King For A Day" (live) 4:57
5. "Waiting(live) 4:13
6. "Minority" (live) 6:44
7. "Macy's Day Parade" (live) 4:24
Total length: 32:10


  • Track 1 was recorded in Fukuoka, Japan on March 22, 2001.
  • Tracks 2, 3, 5, 6, 7 were recorded in Sendai, Japan on March 16, 2001.
  • Track 4 was recorded in Osaka, Japan on March 13, 2001.


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Additional Musicians
  • Jason White  - Guitar
  • Gabrial McNair - Trumpet
  • Kurt Lohmiller - Saxophone
  • Kevin Lemoine - Engineer
  • Chris Bilheimer - Art Direction, Photography
  • Chris Lord-Alge - Mixing
  • Green Day - Producer


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