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And Weezer Announces a Tour

Weezer’s going on tour to celebrate their kinda-still-shiny-new album which people are just calling The Red Album because it’s quite plainly red in color. Opening for Weezer’s tour are Angels and Airwaves and Tokyo Police Club. Tokyo Police Club were the only thing that kept me in this one stupid bar in Austin during SXSW. […]

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Weezer: “Pork And Beans”

I just listened to Weezer’s new single, “Pork and Beans,” as it’s streaming from their website. It certainly has a catchy chorus, reminiscent of the good old days, but the verse schemes and lyrics remind me of “Beverly Hills,” which, in my opinion, was the worst Weezer single ever released. Far too many similarities to […]

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New Weezer Release Date Pushed Up to June 3rd

Weezer‘s third self-titled record (known as the “red” album, following suit with 1994′s “blue” and 2001′s “green” albums) was set to be released this July, but has been pushed up a month, most likely to thwart pirates. Here’s the release: The streets can’t wait any longer: Buoyed by a single which reached #1 at Modern […]

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Tokyo Police Club are Friends of P (but only in the UK)

If you’re lucky enough to be living in the UK, you might want to hold off on downloading Tokyo Police Club’s debut full-length album Elephant Shell from the iTunes Music Store, and wait for the bonus double disc that hit stores in the UK on May 5th. The extra disc features remixes of Elephant Shell […]

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Synthesis Band You’ve Never Heard of Band of the Day: The Meddling Kids

Ah, those meddling kids; always ruining plans to steal hidden treasure and proving that the “haunted castle” isn’t haunted at all, it’s just some scoundrels with holograph machines and white bedding… And they would have gotten away with it too…. Apart from traveling the country in search of devious plots to foil, The Meddling Kids […]

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