9 months ago | Funny
They've never let a journalist into an Internet Folk Heroes meeting before, and I can tell they're nervous. It's noon; a couple of hours ago some reporters figured out that Martin Shkreli, the price-gouging pharmaceutical CEO, bought the Wu-Tang C...
2 years ago | Music News
You have to earn a Weezer fan's trust before he shows you his playlists. First, he'll make sure you aren't just parroting somebody else's post-Pinkerton decline narrative. He'll want to be sure you don't believe bassist Matt Sharp secretly wrote b...
2 years ago | Nostalgia
Monica McGivernWeezer is the official band of AOL Instant Messenger. The years between 1996 and 2001, in which they went from well-reviewed one-hit-wonder to (briefly) unimpeachable generational touchstone, were peak-Buddy-List; in 2002 they demoe...
2 years ago | Concerts
Classic arcade games didn't really have music. Unless it merited a spot on Buckner & Garcia's Pac-Man Fever, the best a machine before the videogame crash of 1983 could hope for was two or three measures that would stick in your brain long after y...
3 years ago | Video
It’s not that I’m not used to Captain Squeegee going out of its way to do something; as lead singer Danny Torgersen’s Facebook friend, I recently watched from a social-media-distance as he attempted to find some non-fluoridated w...
3 years ago | Liquid Sol
Look, your mom deserves to be happy. You get that and I get that. Dad's been gone for a while, and all the kids are starting families of their own, and she's certainly earned the chance to focus on herself for a change. But there's something about...