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Johnny Depp To Receive Charity Award

The movie star will make his first public appearance following his divorce settlement from Amber Heard when he accepts the inaugural Rhonda's Kiss Healing and Hope Award in Los Angeles on 3 November...

Weezer And Panic! At The Disco Concert Abandoned Due To Storm

The bands were due to perform outdoors at Maryland Heights' Hollywood Casino Amphitheater on Tuesday (19July16) before a crowd of 17,000 people. According to editors at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch at around...

Panic! And Weezer Urge Fans To Give Blood At Miami Gig

The Florida-based blood centre OneBlood will be collecting donations at the bands' sold out concert at the Bayfront Park Amphitheater. Fans hoping to give blood during the four-hour drive must be at...

Vampire Weekend Turned Down Shrek Soundtrack Song

The Oxford Comma singer reveals he often boasts about his role on the Shrek album but now confirms his band never actually recorded a song because he "refused to capitalize on Weezer's misfortune"....

Weezer Fan Snaps Up The Chance To Visit The Galapagos Islands With Rivers Cuomo

The band suggested the 'Experience Bundle' as part of the pre-order opportunities for its self-titled new album, aka The White Album, and one die-hard devotee has snapped it up. The adventure includes...

Weezer's Rivers Cuomo Finds Inspiration In Unlikely Places

When it comes to writing music, influences don't always come from other musicians; sometimes it's a movie, a book, a piece of art... or a decorated surgeon. For Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo, it was the...

Mash-up Album Of Kanye West And Weezer Emerges Online - Called 'Yeezer'

As everybody knows, mash-up albums are so 2005, right? Well, they might enjoy a little revival with the online release of Yeezer, the work of a university student who has spent three years cross-breeding a...

Zz Top And Weezer Team Up For Bizarre Tv Mash-up

The members of Weezer and Zz Top have joined forces for a new U.S. Tv initiative, and will perform as Wee-Z Top.The odd union will feature as part of musical showcase Mash Up Mondays on...

The Rentals Are Back With Members Of The Black Keys And Lucius [Listen]

Newly signed to Polyvinyl Records, Matt Sharp's pop supergroup The Rentals are back after fifteen years with a new line-up featuring The Black Keys' Patrick Carney and their brand new album 'Lost In Alphaville'.The Rentals...

Weezer Star Forgives Dad For Walking Out On Family

Weezer star Rivers Cuomo has found peace in his relationship with his once-estranged father revealing he watches videos of his preacher dad's sermons to prepare for concert performances.The Buddy Holly singer's drummer dad walked out...

Weezer Star's Life To Be Turned Into Tv Comedy

Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo's life is to be turned into a new Tv comedy.The Beverly Hills hitmaker will be the focus of new show DeTour, which he will also co-produce with his manager Dan Field....

Weezer's Rivers Cuomo Admits Band Mistakes

Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo admits he feels terrible for taking the group in the wrong musical direction in the past. The 44-year-old singer pours his heart out on the group's upcoming single 'Back To The...

Metallica To Cover 'Wonderwall' At Glastonbury, But What Are The Best Oasis Covers?

In a similar fashion to the announcement of Jay Z in 2008, metal titans Metallica’s headline slot at the iconic Glastonbury Festival has been met with a wave of criticism and derision from commentators who...

Weezer & Jane's Addiction To Perform Classic Albums In Full At Riot Fest

Weezer and Jane's Addiction will be among 10 bands performing classic albums in their entirety at this year's (14) 10th anniversary Riot Fest in Chicago, Illinois.The Offspring, Nofx and Slayer will also hit the stage...

Weezer Gig Moved Indoors Due To Bad Weather

Weezer's gig in Baton Rouge, Louisiana on Friday night (28Mar14) has been moved due to bad weather.The rockers were due to perform outdoors in the Parade Grounds of Louisiana State University as part of the...

Music Midtown Festival Continues To Grow After Successful Rebirth

It looks like Atlanta's Music Midtown festival is on its way back up as 2013 brings us the biggest line-up since its return from a six year hiatus.We are back to where we started with...

Weezer To Rock Comic-con With The Walking Dead

Zombie-loving rockers Weezer will take over the Comic-Con International event in California in a celebration of The Walking Dead.The band will attend the convention in San Diego, California to help mark the 10th anniversary of...

Dave Grohl Wanted Weezer And Manilow Track

Dave Grohl came ''f***ing close'' to arranging a collaboration between Weezer and Barry Manilow.The Foo Fighters frontman was keen to forge an unlikely pairing between the 'Hash Pipe' rockers and the 69-year-old crooner for a...

Dave Grohl Wanted To Pair Weezer With Barry Manilow

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl tried to pull off an unlikely musical collaboration by teaming up rockers Weezer with legendary crooner Barry Manilow.Grohl attempted to bring the two acts together on a track for Sound...

Weezer Stars Reach Out To Indonesian Fans After Jakarta Flooding

Rockers Weezer have reached out to their fans in Jakarta, Indonesia after flooding left five people dead in the city.Heavy rain this week (begs14Jan13) has prompted more than 15,000 residents to abandon their homes and...

Rivers Cuomo Planning Weezer Summer Camp

Rocker Rivers Cuomo wants to launch his own Weezer summer camp.The singer admits he loves the idea of setting up a getaway for fans to enjoy specially-planned music and activity programmes with the band, although...

Coachella Organisers Announce 'Festival At Sea', All The Details

The organisers of Coachella have unleashed a new event, unlike anything else they have done before. Branded 'S.S. Coachella,' this new venture will see the festival organisers sending a load of bands and, of course,...

Coachella Heads To Sea With Cruise Festival, Featuring Pulp, Hot Chip

Coachella has firmly established itself as the dominating music festival in the Usa, something cemented this year with the now infamous appearance of the Tupac Hologram, proving that if a new revolution is going to...

Weezer Confirm Long-awaited Australia Dates

Rockers Weezer have thrilled Australian fans by announcing they are heading Down Under to play their first shows in the country in more than 15 years.The band toured Australia in 1996 but has yet to...

Lady Gaga Wants A Live Cockroach Hat

Lady Gaga wants a hat made out of live cockroaches.The 'Marry The Night' singer - whose real name is Stefani Germanotta - is famed for her outrageous costumes, including a dress made out of meat...

Weezer And Diane Warren Remember Sound Master George Marino

Weezer and songwriter Diane Warren are leading the tributes to legendary rock engineer George Marino after he lost his lung cancer battle on Monday (04Jun12).Marino became a top figure in the music industry after mastering...

Creed And Weezer's Canadian Musical Festival Axed

A Canadian music festival set to feature Creed and Weezer has been cancelled due to security issues.The With Arms Wide Open hitmakers and rockers Weezer were due to kick-off Hockeyfest in Brantford, Ontario on Friday...

Good Charlotte To Play Weezer Tracks Down Under

Good Charlotte are paying tribute to their rock idols Weezer by covering the band's music at their Australian concerts this week (begs07Nov11).The Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous hitmakers will perform Weezer's self-titled 1994 debut,...

Mikey Welsh, Weezer Star, Predicted Time And Place Of Death

Fans of the late Mikey Welsh, former bassist with rock band Weezer, have been left shocked after the musician predicted the time and place of his own death. The musician was found dead in Chicago...

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