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Background information
Origin Los Angeles, California, United States
Genre(s) Pop punk
Power pop
Alternative Rock
Years active 1992—present
Label(s) Geffen Records
Interscope Records
Associated acts Avant Garde
The Space Twins
Goat Punishment
The Special Goodness
The Relationship
The Rentals
Website Website
Rivers Cuomo
Brian Bell
Scott Shriner
Patrick Wilson
Former members
Jason Cropper
Matt Sharp
Mikey Welsh

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Weezer Overview


Weezer is an American alternative rock band that formed in Los Angeles in 1992. The band now consists of Rivers Cuomo (lead vocals, guitar), Patrick Wilson (drums, guitar, backing vocals), Brian Bell (guitar, backing vocals, keyboards), and Scott Shriner (bass, backing vocals, keyboards). The band has changed lineups several times since its formation in 1992. They have released seven full-length albums, six EPs, and a DVD. Weezer has sold more than nine million records in the US to date.

Death to False Metal (2010) Hurley (2010) Raditude (2009) Weezer (The Red Album) (2008) Make Believe (2005) Maladroit (2002) Weezer (The Green Album) (2001) Pinkerton (1996) Weezer (The Blue Album) (1994)

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Weezer Announce July London Gig

March 15, 2011
Weezer have announced details of a one-off gig in London this summer. The band, fronted by Rivers Cuomo, will play Brixton Academy on July 6 as a warm-up for their appearance at the Sonisphere festival.  Read more 

Weezer, Airbourne To Play Sonisphere Festival 2011

January 31, 2011
Weezer and Airbourne will play this year's Sonisphere festival in Knebworth, it's been announced. Both bands will make exclusive appearance at the festival along with Architects.  Read more 

Weezer's Rivers Cuomo Covers The Beach Boys 'God Only Knows'

January 4, 2011
Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo has recorded a cover of one of The Beach Boys most famous hits. The singer filmed himself performing the band's classic 1966 song 'God Only Knows' at his home studio.  Read more 

Rivers Cuomo: Weezer Will Keep Going Until We're 60

November 2, 2010
Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo has said he expects the band to keep performing until they're 60. The singer said he had no intention to stop playing live, despite recent calls for the group to retire.  Read more 

Weezer Challenge Fans To Raise $20Million For 'Deluxe Breakup'

October 7, 2010
Weezer have responded to a petition calling for them to split up. The campaign, organised by Seattle resident James Burns, is offering $10million for the band to call it a day.  Read more 

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