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Predicting The 2019 Grammy Winners

It's that time of year again: the time when we as a culture must reckon with the insane/mundane prestige-populist fever dream that is Grammy logic.
Chris DeVille | February 7, 2019 - 10:37 am

2018 In Review

The Best & Worst Covers Of 2018

I know this year's been kind of exhausting music-wise. It's been exhausting everything-wise, but stopping to think about how music felt just dredged up nothing…
Nate Patrin | December 14, 2018 - 1:11 pm

2018 In Review

Phoebe Bridgers Reviews 2018

Phoebe Bridgers won a lot of people over quickly. Amidst releasing her debut Stranger In The Alps last year, she immediately made her presence known:…
Ryan Leas | December 13, 2018 - 1:17 pm

More Weezer stories

Weezer – “Take On Me” (a-ha Cover) Video (Feat. Finn Wolfhard)

A couple of weeks ago, Weezer surprise-dropped The Teal Album on us. Building on the success of their cover of Weezer's "Africa," Weezer covered a…
Tom Breihan | February 12, 2019 - 10:24 am

Rivers Cuomo Still Hasn’t Watched SNL’s Weezer Sketch, But Is “Almost Sexually Aroused Looking At Spreadsheets”

Weezer truly won't go away! They just released a surprise album of covers and, almost three decades on, Rivers Cuomo is still hamming it up…
James Rettig | February 5, 2019 - 1:04 pm

Weezer Release Surprise Covers Album The Teal Album

Weezer have just dropped a surprise covers album, The Teal Album, including renditions of "Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This)," "Billie Jean," "Mr. Blue Sky,"
Julia Gray | January 24, 2019 - 12:07 am

Rivers Cuomo – “Two Broken Hearts” Video

Big-time meme-boy Rivers Cuomo just shared a new track called "Two Broken Hearts" with an appropriately quirky music video. It's a twinkly feel-good song about,…
Julia Gray | December 20, 2018 - 11:01 pm

Watch Beck Play “Where It’s At” With Father John Misty & Este Haim In Surprise Wildfires Benefit Appearance

There's a destination a little up the road from the habitations and the towns you know. It's called the Ace Hotel Los Angeles. It is…
Tom Breihan | December 19, 2018 - 9:32 am

Rivers Cuomo Is “Totally Honored” By the SNL Weezer Sketch He Still Hasn’t Seen

Rivers Cuomo has responded to Saturday Night Live’s Weezer sketch despite not having seen it. When reached for comment by Rolling Stone, Cuomo confirmed that…
Maggie Serota / SPIN | December 18, 2018 - 3:36 pm

SNL Did An Entire Sketch About Whether Weezer Suck Now

Matt Damon hosted last night's episode of Saturday Night Live and played a ride-or-die Weezer fan in one of the sketches. It starts with him…
Julia Gray | December 16, 2018 - 11:54 am

2018 In Review

Phoebe Bridgers Reviews 2018

Phoebe Bridgers won a lot of people over quickly. Amidst releasing her debut Stranger In The Alps last year, she immediately made her presence known:…
Ryan Leas | December 13, 2018 - 1:17 pm

2018 In Review

Nostalgia And The Shape Of Mainstream Rock To Come

In late 2017, alternative rock radio returned to New York City for the first time in six years. 92.3 FM made the switch from pop…
Jeff Yerger | December 11, 2018 - 3:16 pm

Toto Release 1981 Outtake “Devil’s Tower” — Will Weezer Cover It?

Toto had a brief return to the cultural consciousness earlier this year when Weezer struck alt-radio gold by covering the cheese-rockers 1982 megahit "Africa," which…
James Rettig | November 30, 2018 - 3:41 pm

Weezer – “Zombie Bastards” Video

Weezer didn't release an album in 2018, and yet this has still been one of the biggest Weezer years in recent memory, largely on the…
Tom Breihan | November 21, 2018 - 9:28 am

Gotcha Covered

Lend Me Some Sugar: 8 Takes On The Modern Standard “Hey Ya!”

Predicting the future of music is a dicey bet, even when you extend the footprint back a quarter-century. Ask me now what songs of the…
Nate Patrin | October 22, 2018 - 11:51 am

Weezer – “Can’t Knock The Hustle” Video (Feat. Pete Wentz)

Weezer have been busy lately, riding high off of the success of their cover of Toto's "Africa" and releasing the slightly confounding pop song "California
Tom Breihan | October 11, 2018 - 9:00 am
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