Weezer's Rivers Cuomo announces release details for 'The Pinkerton Diaries'

Singer will also release a new collection of demos next month

Weezer's Rivers Cuomo announces release details for 'The Pinkerton Diaries'

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Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo has announced release details for his long-awaited book The Pinkerton Diaries and a new collection of demos.

Cuomo has revealed that the book, which he has described as "an inside look as to exactly what I was thinking" during the recording and writing process for the band's celebrated 1996 album 'Pinkerton', will be published on December 12.

The Weezer man has said the book will consist of "a collection of all my journals, emails, letters, photos, school papers, everything from those years '94-'97".

Cuomo will also put out a new collection of demos, which he has said are an "an essential component" of the diaries. The collection is titled 'Alone III' and will feature 26 demo tracks in total.

You can find out more details about the diaries by visiting Cuomo's official website Riverscuomo.cinderblock.com.

The tracklisting for 'Alone III' is as follows:

'I'm So Lonely'
'Getchoo'
'Lisa'
'Negativland'
'You Gave Your Love To Me Softly'
'When You're Alone'
'Susanne'
'There Is No Other One'
'Let Me Wash At Your Sink'
'Waiting On You'
'Oh No, This Is Not For Me'
'Tired Of Sex'
'She's Had A Girl'
'What Is This I Find?'
'Now I Finally See'
'Longtime Sunshine'
'I'm Lonely On A Saturday Night'
'Oh God I'm Hungry'
'I'm On Fire, You're A Liar'
'The End Of My String'
'I Can't Break Your Heart Slow'
'Money Makes Me Happy'
'My Mind's On You'
'Defeat On The Hill'
'Clarinet Waltz'
'A Glorious Moment'


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