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The Week In Pop

In His Big Post-Vegas Moment, Jason Aldean Punts

Last October, six days after a gunman killed 58 people during his performance at the Route 91 Harvest festival on the Las Vegas strip, Jason…
Chris DeVille | April 26, 2018 - 4:00 pm

The Week In Pop

Maroon 5 And The Rock Band As A Pop Hit-Making Machine

For well over a decade, Rivers Cuomo has been trying to turn Weezer into a pop band. Weezer have always played a kind of pop…
Chris DeVille | November 9, 2017 - 1:32 pm

Counting Down

Weezer Albums From Worst To Best

Weezer had been collecting ill-will for years by 2010. Where most bands beloved for their first few albums typically fade into passive disinterest when their…
Pranav Trewn | November 9, 2017 - 11:46 am

More Weezer stories

Watch Weezer Cover “Africa” With Toto’s Steve Porcaro On Jimmy Kimmel

Last month, after a long viral campaign from one fan in Ohio, Weezer finally caved and released their cover of Toto's shimmering, nonsensical 1983 cheese-pop…
Tom Breihan | June 13, 2018 - 8:52 am

Weezer’s “Africa” Cover Is Their Biggest Hit In Years

In recent years, the most common criticism of Weezer is that they've forsaken the satisfyingly dorked-out power-pop crunch of their early years for gleaming textures…
Tom Breihan | June 12, 2018 - 11:24 am

Weezer – “Africa” (Toto Cover)

For the past few months, one particular Weezer fan, an Ohio teenager named Mary, has been running a viral campaign attempting to convince Weezer to…
Tom Breihan | May 29, 2018 - 8:38 am

Chilly Gonzales Shares Piano Covers Of Daft Punk, Drake, Weezer, Lana Del Rey, & More

Chilly Gonzales is a talented composer in his own right, but in recent years, he's made a nice little side career for himself out of…
Peter Helman | April 17, 2018 - 1:25 pm

Watch Weezer’s Rivers Cuomo Cover ‘90s Hits By R.E.M., Smashing Pumpkins, & Oasis

Weezer leader Rivers Cuomo played a solo acoustic set at The Hi Hat in Los Angeles this past Saturday. The performance lasted almost two hours…
Chris DeVille | March 13, 2018 - 9:27 am

Brace Yourself For Weezer’s Black Album Apparently Out In May

The last Weezer album, last year's Pacific Daydream, was ... not great. But Weezer, undeterred, are going to put out yet another new album in…
Peter Helman | February 1, 2018 - 10:04 pm

Watch Foo Fighters & Weezer’s Rivers Cuomo Cover Kiss

Weezer and Foo Fighters are touring together in Australia right now, and last night, Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo joined the Foos to handle lead vocals…
Peter Helman | January 31, 2018 - 7:40 pm

Spotify Hit With $1.6 Billion Copyright Lawsuit Over Tom Petty, Weezer, Neil Young Songs

As the new year begins, the music industry could be set for an epochal moment. Hopes are running high for the first significant reform of…
Eriq Gardner / The Hollywood Reporter | January 2, 2018 - 2:35 pm

Counting Down

Weezer Albums From Worst To Best

Weezer had been collecting ill-will for years by 2010. Where most bands beloved for their first few albums typically fade into passive disinterest when their…
Pranav Trewn | November 9, 2017 - 11:46 am

Pixies & Weezer Announce Co-Headlining Tour

Pixies and Weezer have announced a co-headlining North American tour for the summer of 2018. The seven-week string of dates kicks off 6/23 in Tampa,…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 2, 2017 - 10:53 am

List

The 9 Worst Weezer Songs

There is a very specific dividing line in Weezer's career, a BC and an AD. Countless bands start strong and dwindle over the years, but…
Ryan Leas | November 1, 2017 - 2:39 pm

List

The 16 Best Weezer Songs Since Pinkerton

In September 1996, Weezer released their sophomore album, Pinkerton. It was, in many ways, the turning point in Weezer's story. Following up an acclaimed debut…
Ryan Leas | October 31, 2017 - 12:04 pm
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