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06.03.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
Since Weezer died a decade ago, fans have had a difficult time reconciling themselves with the parasitic monster that assumed the band’s corpse. At times this new, faux Weezer made a convincing case that they were the same, power-pop-loving lads as always. Faux Weezer’s 2001 green album certainly sounded like the work of the vintage band. But when held to a mirror that album gave no reflectio...
Sunday, March 30, 2008

Tonight @ the Rave - 8:00 PM

Ludo earned countless comparisons to Weezer with their 2004 self-titled debut, and with good reason: The album sounded like the record longtime Weezer fans wished Weezer still made; a smart, catchy power-pop record with ample Moog synthesizers. On their newest, album, You’re Awful, I Love You, the band . . .
12.21.2007 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
I've been enjoying the hell out of Alone, the just-released Rivers Cuomo demos collection. In addition to priceless (and often painfully honest) linear notes, the disc compiles of wealth of prime '90s-era material, including a healthy chunk of the scrapped concept album Songs from the Black Hole, a goofy project that nonetheless spurned a couple of great tracks, particularly the quirky, would-ha...

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