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Ever since The Beatles’ dark, sprawling, career-defining, culture-changing 1968 behemoth, it’s been a brave band indeed who’d produce a record their fans could refer to as ‘The White Album’. But…

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Whenever Weezer release a record, their fans brace themselves. Since 2001’s ‘Green Album’, it’s been a case of diminishing returns. Until now. Reunited with The Cars’ Ric Ocasek, who produced…

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Every time a new [a]Weezer[/a] album comes out the number of people bearing residual good will towards them slowly shrinks (especially when they don’t send out any review copies until…

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Rivers Cuomo is a deeply weird individual. After the spectacular success of [a]Weezer[/a]’s 1994 debut album – which pretty much invented emo’s melodic wing – instead of embracing rock-star excess,…

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The last time your correspondent saw Weezer back in 2002, they were a let-down of heartbreaking proportions. Rivers Cuomo looked like Grizzly Adams with a guitar, the rest of the…

Despite Weezer having been an active concern for almost 20 years now, the bizarre behaviour of mainman Rivers Cuomo has long served to distract from the LA band’s perceived worth.…

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As a productivity-obsessed internet-geek loner, is it any wonder Rivers Cuomo is approaching mid-life gazing at his outwards-bound navel? “Rogaine to put in my hair” he requests, before finally throwing…