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University era bands (pt 1): Weezer

I wrote about my initiation into indie and alternative music in one of my previous posts. I talked a bit about Ash and Radiohead, and I mentioned some of the other bands I liked while I was at university. 942 more words

On Endings and Penny Dreadful

In the latest video, I give a talk about what makes endings great and what works and doesn’t work about the Penny Dreadful finale, including the Apache Pinkerton race-fail. 7 more words


A Few Words About Pinkerton

Strangely enough (as it is my favourite album of all time) I don’t remember where I was or what I was doing the first time I heard Weezer’s first album ‘Weezer’ (The Blue Album). 953 more words

First Listen: Weezer's "Back to the Shack"

Anyone who knows me, knows that Weezer will forever be my one true love. And yes, their material in recent years hasn’t been the most promising and a lot of people have the quartet written off. 243 more words


Some hard truths about Weezer from a Weezer fan

Weezer have just put out a new track, “Back to the Shack”. The Red Album is six years old, so it must be time for the band to trot out another back to the roots effort. 1,061 more words

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Weezer Wants To Take Me Back To The Shack With Their New Song

With Weezer’s new upcoming album “Everything Will Be Alright In The End” out on 09/30, the group teases us with a new song. It may not be as emotional as Pinkerton, but it doesn’t sound as lyric less as Hurley. 6 more words


Weezer - Pinkerton (1996)

Weezer may or may not be your jam, but some interesting things can be said about their songwriting in terms of their classical and real-life influences.  293 more words