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  • Today in Rock: February 1
    Today in Rock: February 1
    Today in music history:There were several significant events on this day between the years 1948 and 2009.On this day in 1948 future R&B performer Rick James is born James Ambrose Johnson Jr. in Buffalo, New York.On this day in 1949 RCA...
  • Loudwire Festival lineup
    Rob Zombie, Weezer, Hinder + more to play 2015 Loudwire festival
    It's still the dead of winter, but there are some summer festivals to start getting pumped for. One being the 2015 Loudwire music festival, which boasts a rocking lineup featuring Linkin Park, Rob Zombie, Weezer, Halestrom, A Day to Remember,...
  • Gwen Stefani of No Doubt at KROQ's 25th annual Almost Acoustic Christmas
    KROQ delivers with 25th annual Almost Acoustic Christmas
    World Famous KROQ hosted its annual Almost Acoustic Christmas this past weekend at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif. The two-day music event drew a sold-out crowd and benefited Para Los Ninos and the Al Wooten Jr. Heritage Center.KROQ pulled out all...
  • The Big Orlando festival debuted at the Central Florida Fairgrounds
    The Big Orlando festival debuted at the Central Florida Fairgrounds
    The Big Orlando hosted its first inaugural festival on December 7, 2014, at the Central Florida Fairgrounds. The weather may not have been perfect but that didn't seem to affect the outcome of fans to show up on that cold and rainy Sunday in...
  • Weezer At the Belsaco Theatre
    Weezer at the Belasco Theatre
    Rather than doing a bunch of shows for their latest album “Everything Will Be Alright In the End,” Weezer is doing select intimate shows which included the Belasco last Friday. To change things up Weezer started with a 9 song acoustic...
  • Weezer
    Weezer gets back to basics at Arizona State Fair
    Weezer graced the stage of the Coliseum last night at the Arizona State Fair. Playing to an amped up crowd, the group presented a collection of their hits as well as selections from their new album “Everything Will Be Alright in the End...
  • Darius Rucker
    Arizona StateFair Concert Series
    The Arizona State Fair reopened for its 2014 season on Saturday October 11th. The fair kicked off with concerts from Justin Moore and Sublime with Rome, two very different but impressive acts. The fair continues its legacy of having a widely...
  • Weezer's Pat Wilson: 3 quick questions
    Weezer’s Pat Wilson: 3 quick questions
    3 quick questions . . .with Pat Wilson of WeezerRecently your rockin’ writer had a chance to meet three of the members of L.A.-based alternative rock band Weezer at an exclusive CD-signing event at Rhino Records in Claremont, California....
  • Weezer Visits Rhino Records
    Weezer fans enjoy 'The Good Life' at Rhino Records
    Despite a busy, near airtight schedule L.A.-based alternative rock band Weezer set aside some time to meet and greet the throngs of customers at Claremont, California’s coolest music market Rhino Records on October 6, 2014 at 8 p.m. They had...
  • Weezer Death to False Metal album cover
    Weezer announce release of 'Death to False Metal' on vinyl
    SRCVinyl is proud to announce the release of Weezer's Death to False Metalfor the first time on vinyl. Originally known as Odds and Ends, this record is comprised of 11 previously unreleased (vinyl) tracks from Weezer's career.These were...
  • Riot Fest & Sideshow Denver day one:  Weezer
    Riot Fest & Sideshow Denver day one: Weezer
    DENVER—Weezer headlined the May Farms Stage at Riot Fest Denver, on Sept. 19.Rivers Cuomo is the lead vocalist and lead guitarist, Patrick Wilson is the drummer, Brian Bell is the rhythm guitarist and keyboardist and Scott Shriner is the...
  • Riot Fest in Denver
    Riot Fest returns to Denver
    After concerned residents forced Riot Fest out of its 2013 home on a farm in Byers, Colo., the festival made its return to Colorado in a distinctly more urban setting: Sports Authority Field at Mile High, home of the Denver Broncos.Despite...
  • The Cure and Weezer Close Out the Final Day of Riot Fest Chicago
    The Cure and Weezer Close Out the Final Day of Riot Fest Chicago
    By Sunday the ground had dried up so it was easier walking between stages. At 2:15 Billy Bragg took the Roots stage just him and a guitar and had the audience going. It was surprising how many younger people knew the words to his songs. The party...
  • Avenue Army - Words With Action
    Avenue Army rocks it old school on Words with Action
    That’s my favorite song. No wait . . . THAT’s my favorite. No wait . . . It’s definitely that one. Wait . . .What am I doing? I’m supposed to be a rock critic, not a f*ckin’ teenage girl. But this Avenue Army disc...
  • 10 amazing, yet underrated albums of the 1990s
    10 amazing, yet underrated albums of the 1990s
    The 1990s were filled with some of the greatest rock music ever recorded, much like the 1970s. We had Nirvana, U2, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Lauryn Hill, Alice in Chains, Pearl Jam, Soundgarden, and even some Springsteen. With so many great bands...