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Weezer Debut New Song Blue Dream On The Simpsons

Weezer debuted new song 'Blue Dream' on 'The Simpsons'.Rivers Cuomo and co voiced the band Sailor's Delight on the new episode, 'The Hateful Eight Year-Olds', which hit screens the US on Sunday night (10.05.20) -...

Green Day, Fall Out Boy And Weezer Postpone European Dates

Green Day, Fall Out Boy and Weezer have put some of their 'Hella Mega Tour' gigs on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic. The rockers have been forced to postpone a number of European shows...

Albums Of The Week: Top Seven Albums Released On This Day Over The Last 50 Years [Special]

As it turns out, May 10th has been a pretty lucky day for the world of music. There's been nothing of note this year, but in the last 50 years, there have been a string...

Music News Round-up: New Guns N' Roses Album, Weezer Record 'Africa' Music Video, Paul Mccartney's Children's Book

NEW GUNS N’ ROSES ALBUM ON THE WAY? Guns N’ Roses’ guitarist Slash has dropped the strongest hint yet that a new album from the legendary rock group might be on the way.“We want to...

We Can't Wait To Hear Toto's Weezer Cover

Two months after Weezer dropped their surprise cover of Toto's 'Africa', Toto have responded by announcing that they have recorded their own Weezer cover and will release it to the world soon. They've chosen a...

Weezer Hit Top 100 For First Time In Ten Years With 'Africa'

There's something to be said about giving the fans what they want. Weezer have managed to land a spot in the Top 100 following their highly publicised rendition of Toto's 'Africa', which originally came about...

Weezer Honour Fan Request With 'Africa' Cover

After much demand, Weezer have finally caved and given fans - or at least one very persistant fan - what they have desperately been hoping for: a cover of Toto's 'Africa'. This comes after mercilessly...

Weezer And Pixies Announce Joint Summer Tour In 2018

Stand by your beds, ‘90s indie fans – alternative rock legends Weezer and Pixies have revealed details of a joint summer tour together in 2018!The two bands will link up in late June for a...

Ben Walton's Top Ten Albums Of 2016

Some great bands made awful albums and other surprising bands put out great work.Putting this list together was pretty hard work and near misses on the top ten go to CRX, Banks and Steelz, Suede...

Weezer's Rivers Cuomo Finds Inspiration In Unlikely Places

When it comes to writing music, influences don't always come from other musicians; sometimes it's a movie, a book, a piece of art... or a decorated surgeon. For Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo, it was the...

Mash-up Album Of Kanye West And Weezer Emerges Online - Called 'Yeezer'

As everybody knows, mash-up albums are so 2005, right? Well, they might enjoy a little revival with the online release of Yeezer, the work of a university student who has spent three years cross-breeding a...

The Rentals Are Back With Members Of The Black Keys And Lucius [Listen]

Newly signed to Polyvinyl Records, Matt Sharp's pop supergroup The Rentals are back after fifteen years with a new line-up featuring The Black Keys' Patrick Carney and their brand new album 'Lost In Alphaville'.The Rentals...

Weezer's Rivers Cuomo Admits Band Mistakes

Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo admits he feels terrible for taking the group in the wrong musical direction in the past. The 44-year-old singer pours his heart out on the group's upcoming single 'Back To The...

Made In Minnesota: Budweiser Made In America Documents The Best City Music Of The States

Budweiser Made In America Press Conference at Los Angeles City Hall on April 16, 2014 in Los Angeles, California - Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for BudweiserBudweiser Made in America festival is on its way...

Metallica To Cover 'Wonderwall' At Glastonbury, But What Are The Best Oasis Covers?

In a similar fashion to the announcement of Jay Z in 2008, metal titans Metallica’s headline slot at the iconic Glastonbury Festival has been met with a wave of criticism and derision from commentators who...

Music Midtown Festival Continues To Grow After Successful Rebirth

It looks like Atlanta's Music Midtown festival is on its way back up as 2013 brings us the biggest line-up since its return from a six year hiatus.We are back to where we started with...

Dave Grohl Wanted Weezer And Manilow Track

Dave Grohl came ''f***ing close'' to arranging a collaboration between Weezer and Barry Manilow.The Foo Fighters frontman was keen to forge an unlikely pairing between the 'Hash Pipe' rockers and the 69-year-old crooner for a...

Dave Grohl Wanted To Pair Weezer With Barry Manilow

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl tried to pull off an unlikely musical collaboration by teaming up rockers Weezer with legendary crooner Barry Manilow.Grohl attempted to bring the two acts together on a track for Sound...

Weezer Confirm Long-awaited Australia Dates

Rockers Weezer have thrilled Australian fans by announcing they are heading Down Under to play their first shows in the country in more than 15 years.The band toured Australia in 1996 but has yet to...

Lady Gaga Wants A Live Cockroach Hat

Lady Gaga wants a hat made out of live cockroaches.The 'Marry The Night' singer - whose real name is Stefani Germanotta - is famed for her outrageous costumes, including a dress made out of meat...

Rivers Cuomo In Earthquake Scare

Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo was caught up in an earthquake in Japan on Friday (15Jul11).The Buddy Holly hitmakers are currently in the Far East for a series of concerts and were left shaken when a...

Rockers Record Renditions Of Muppet Music

Rockers Weezer, Paramore and Evanescence will all appear on a special new collaboration album - celebrating the songs made famous by The Muppets.The Green Album features a host of bands paying tribute to the furry...

Rivers Cuomo Ordered To Wear Night Guard By Dentist

Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo has been ordered to wear a night guard by a dentist in a bid to stop him grinding his teeth while asleep.The rocker went for a check-up at a dental practice...

Show Must Go On For Weezer In Tornado-hit Alabama

Rockers Weezer have refused to cancel a gig in Alabama after the state was hit by a series of tornadoes, vowing to bring "love and rock" to the area.Storms swept across six southern states over...

Limp Bizkit Added To Sonisphere UK Line Up

Limp Bizkit have been added to the line-up of this year's Sonisphere music festival.The 'Rollin' rockers - who were one of the headliners at the event in 2009 - will take to the stage before...

Weezer: 'We'll Retire For $20 Million'

WEEZER have responded to an online campaign to stop them from releasing another album, insisting they'll retire if anti-fans come up with $20 million (£13.3 million).James Burns wants to silence the band by paying them...

Weezer & My Chemical Romance Team Up At Exclusive Show

Alternative rock supergroups WEEZER and MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE teamed up onstage for a one-off fan-only show in Los Angeles on Tuesday (21Sep10).The two bands performed My Name is Jonas at the AXE Music One Night...

Katy Perry Announces Release Of New Album On Twitter

KATY PERRY posted, "IT'S TIME! TEENAGEDREAM!" on her Twitter page on Tuesday 24th August 2010 to mark the release of her new album 'Teenage Dream'. The pop sensation and fiance British comedian RUSSELL BRAND had...

Weezer Debut 'Hurley' Album Artwork

Rockers WEEZER have picked a picture of LOST star JORGE GARCIA to grace the cover of their next album, HURLEY.Frontman Rivers Cuomo admits the band struggled to come up with a title and accompanying image...

Katy Perry's Weez-ing Album

Katy Perry is set to work with Weezer on her second album.The 'I Kissed A Girl' singer will team up with the 'Buddy Holly' rockers to collaborate on new material for her upcoming LP.The group's...

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