Weezer Cover Wheatus

One of their newer tracks! No. It was “Teenage Dirtbag.” Could you imagine though? “Here’s a cover of a new Wheatus track.” That would be bizarre.

Anyway, here’s “Teenage Dirtbag,” which Weezer covered at both the Reading and Leeds Festivals last weekend:

It’s a good fit, especially with the song’s underdog and heavy metal themes. It was featured in the 2000 movie Loser:

Remember when you could wear a bucket hat and still be a legit pop star? Incidentally, Wheatus are in Brooklyn, and working on a new album. Weezer’s not-paid-for-by-Hurley album, Hurley, is out 9/13.

Tags: Weezer, Wheatus