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Weezer Set Sail On First Fan Cruise

13th July 2011

Weezer have become the latest rockers to hit the high seas for a fan cruise.The hitmakers are turning their backs on Beverly Hills and heading for an Island in the Sun as they set sail...

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Rivers Cuomo's Mud Bath At Rainy Festival

11th July 2011

Rocker Rivers Cuomo got down and dirty at Scotland's T In The Park festival on Sunday (10Jul11) - he jumped into a huge mud pit during Weezer's set.Heavy rain lashed the final day of the...

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Weezer Apologise For Show Mix-up

4th July 2011

The stars of Weezer have apologised for leaving Canadian fans in the dark at a show in Montreal on Sunday (03Jul11) following a mix-up over their encore.The band played at the city's Bell Centre as...

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Rockers Record Renditions Of Muppet Music

28th June 2011

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...

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Fascinating Fact 11575

9th June 2011

Weezer have recorded a cover of The Cars' You Might Think for the upcoming Cars 2 soundtrack.

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Rivers Cuomo Ordered To Wear Night Guard By Dentist

5th May 2011

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...

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Show Must Go On For Weezer In Tornado-hit Alabama

29th April 2011

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...

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Limp Bizkit Added To Sonisphere UK Line Up

14th February 2011

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...

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Fascinating Fact 10842

9th February 2011

WEEZER frontman RIVERS CUOMO has teamed up with iCARLY actress MIRANDA COSGROVE for a duet. Their song, HIGH MAINTENANCE, is the title track of Cosgrove's upcoming record, which is due for release next month (Mar11).

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Weezer's 'Cathartic' Live Performances

14th December 2010

Weezer's Rivers Cuomo says playing the band's 'Pinkerton' album live is an "emotional, cathartic experience".The indie band are presently performing a series of 'Memories' shows, which see them playing either 'The Blue Album' or 'Pinkerton'...

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Rivers Cuomo's 'Cathartic' Live Performances

14th December 2010

Weezer's Rivers Cuomo says playing the band's 'Pinkerton' album live is an "emotional, cathartic experience".The indie band are presently performing a series of 'Memories' shows, which see them playing either 'The Blue Album' or 'Pinkerton'...

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Bieber Out-earns Crow, Weezer And Michaels

25th November 2010

JUSTIN BIEBER earns a minimum of $300,000 (£200,000) for every concert he plays, outstripping the pay cheques of seasoned performers including SHERYL CROW, WEEZER and BRET MICHAELS.The teenage pop star shot to fame in 2009...

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Is Rivers Cuomo Puccini Reincarnated?

3rd November 2010

Rivers Cuomo once thought he "could have been" Puccini in a previous life.The Weezer frontman said he was listening to the Italian composer, who died in 1924, a great deal during the time he wrote...

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The Things They Say 18726

2nd November 2010

"Assuming the audience still wants us to do this, I can see myself doing this for another 20 years or so. Then somebody's got to pull me off the stage." WEEZER frontman RIVERS CUOMO wants...

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Cuomo To Document Album Sessions In New Book

24th October 2010

WEEZER frontman RIVERS CUOMO is set to give fans a glimpse into the band's recording process by releasing a book about the making of their 1996 album PINKERTON.The singer has put together The Pinkerton Diaries...

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Weezer To Release Rarities Album

12th October 2010

Rockers WEEZER have trawled through the band's archives to release a collection of rarities later this year (10).Death To False Metal, due out on 1 November (10), features 10 previously unreleased tracks recorded over the...

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

7th October 2010

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...

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Weezer's Split Deal

6th October 2010

Weezer will split up for $20 million.The 'Buddy Holly' group - who recently released their eighth studio album, 'Hurley' - have responded to an online campaign offering them $10 million to call it a day,...

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Weezer & My Chemical Romance Team Up At Exclusive Show

23rd September 2010

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...

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Sara Bareilles' New Album Released Today

7th September 2010

The new album by SARA BAREILLES has been released today (7th September 2010). 'Kaleidoscope Heart' is the follow up to the singer-songwriter's critically acclaimed debut album 'Little Voice', which featured the GRAMMY AWARD nominated single...

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Sara Bareilles Set To Release 'Kaleidoscope Heart'

6th September 2010

SARA BAREILLES is set to release her new album, 'Kaleidoscope Heart', tomorrow (September 7th 2010). The album is the follow up to her phenomenally successful debut record, 'Little Voice', which shot to #1 on the...

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The Things They Say 17868

4th September 2010

"We invited him to come up and play a state fair with us in Paso Robles. Flying with him was a little sketchy - on a private plane, you got the guy from Lost and...

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The Things They Say 17866

4th September 2010

"Everything I say to my daughter, I sing, so I just have to set up a mic and press record, because it's like we live in a musical. I could easily get an album out...

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Weezer Star Cuomo Used Music As Therapy After Tourbus Crash

4th September 2010

WEEZER frontman RIVERS CUOMO rediscovered the power of music as he recovered from a tourbus crash in January (10) - he forgot about the pain he was in while he was writing and recording the...

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Weezer Reveal The Real Inspiration Behind New Album Title

26th August 2010

WEEZER drummer BRIAN BELL has let slip the real reason the band named its new album HURLEY and it's nothing to do with a character from LOST - it's part of a brand sponsorship scheme.The...

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Weezer Prepare To 'Kick A*s'

25th August 2010

Weezer have become a "totally kick a*s live band".The US rock group claim to have struck a new raw and aggressive sound for their forthcoming album 'Hurley' which, according to singer Rivers Cuomo, has helped...

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Katy Perry Announces Release Of New Album On Twitter

24th August 2010

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...

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Katy Perry Set To Release Teenage Dream

23rd August 2010

KATY PERRY's new album Teenage Dream is set to hit US shelves on August 24th 2010, with a worldwide release to follow on August 30th 2010.The singer-songwriter began recording the album in October 2009, and...

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Weezer To Tour Early Albums

23rd August 2010

Rockers WEEZER are set to revisit their roots - they're making plans to perform their first two albums in their entirety on a retro tour.The Buddy Holly hitmakers are preparing to release their eighth studio...

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The Things They Say 17663

15th August 2010

"How awesome is that! It totally put a smile on my face, to say the least. It ranks right up there with getting my own action figure." Actor JORGE GARCIA is delighted rockers WEEZER used...

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