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Weezer announce UK tour

By | Published on Friday 24 March 2017


Weezer are going to release a new album soon, which I assume you’re not interested in. They haven’t said much about it anyway. They’re going to be touring the UK though, and I think that’s probably still something worth noting. I don’t know, it’s a good decade since I last saw them live, but they were really good then.

Anyway, here are the dates:

23 Oct: Leeds, Academy
25 Oct: Manchester, Apollo
27 Oct: Birmingham, Academy
28 Oct: London, Wembley Arena

Now’s probably a good time to listen to the episode of ‘Song Exploder’ in which Rivers Cuomo explains how he writes songs with spreadsheets. Marvel at the intricacy of it all, and then wonder if you might have hit upon the reason for the downturn in the quality of the band’s songs.

Speaking of which, here’s the video for new single ‘Feels Like Summer’: