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Photos: Weezer at the Orpheum Theatre

Weezer perform live at the Orpheum Theatre on December 14, 2010.
Weezer | Orpheum Theatre | December 14, 2010
By STEPHANIE ROSE  |  December 17, 2010

Pre-Weezer: The Metal Years

Rivers' edge
Rivers' edge
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  December 10, 2010
Podcast: Rivers Cuomo 12-08-10

Podcast: Rivers Cuomo 12-08-10

Rivers Cuomo of Weezer talks about unreleased songs, touring plans, and making waffles.DOWNLOAD: Podcast Rivers Cuomo 12-08-10.mp3To save podcast, right click and choose "Save Link...
By MorningIntern  |  December 08, 2010

Weezer: The Early Years

When Rivers Cuomo, Weezer wunderkind and Harvard-educated overachiever, sets his mind to something, he is nothing if not meticulous.
Rivers Cuomo reflects on the making of 'Blue' and Pinkerton
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  December 04, 2010

The Big Hurt: True or false?

Rather than the usual "News in Brief," maybe I'll make things a little more interesting this week.
A music 'News in Brief' quiz
By DAVID THORPE  |  October 22, 2010

Video: The 12 acts you should've seen at Bonnaroo 2010

When I told my bosses here at the Phoenix  that I was going to need some time off to attend Bonnaroo for my third year in a row, I expected to hear something along the lines of, "Have fun, don't die, and we'll see you when you get back."
From the xx to Jay-Z
By MICHAEL C. WALSH  |  June 25, 2010

Click Tracks: Jersey Shore pulls punches, Wayne Coyne makes babies, and R. Kelly sweats his tell-all

Click Tracks: Jersey Shore pulls punches, Wayne Coyne makes babies, and R. Kelly sweats his tell-all

Only two episodes deep (balls deep!) into their new "reality" show Jersey Shore, MTV is already seeing some major fallout. According to a recent article...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  December 19, 2009
Rivers Cuomo injured in bus crash; Weezer cancels Boston show

Rivers Cuomo injured in bus crash; Weezer cancels Boston show

WEEZER's scheduled performance tonight at Boston's Agganis Arena is "not happening," according to a LiveNation press release. No further details were immediately available about refunds...
By Carly Carioli  |  December 07, 2009

Local influence

In a day when so much radio seems less and less local, WFNX remains in touch.
WFNX is keeping it close to home
By JIM SULLIVAN  |  December 01, 2008

Photos: Weezer at Tsongas Arena

Weezer at Tsongas Arena, Lowell, MA, September 23, 2008
By CARINA MASTROCOLA  |  September 24, 2008

The Color Fred

It shouldn’t come as any surprise that Bend To Break sounds a whole lot like Foo Fighters.
Bend To Break | Equal Vision
By MIKAEL WOOD  |  December 03, 2007



I wonder whether Ozma didn’t title their new album after their suburban Los Angeles home base as a way of distinguishing themselves from Weezer.
Pasadena | About a Girl
By MIKAEL WOOD  |  June 19, 2007

Under the Covers battle

Rock-and-roll beefs are never quite as delicious as the heat-packing rivalries of their hip-hop brethren. Watch: Battle of the Album Covers
Albums of the year
By CAMILLE DODERO  |  October 19, 2006

Wish list

[1] An MBTA Red Line station without a broken escalator. [2] Someone in the White House who at least pretends we’re still looking for Osama.
106 things the Phoenix wants to see in 2006
By  |  December 30, 2005