Have you taken a stroll down the street lately and found yourself surrounded by people holding their phones out and spinning around in circles to Weezer until they're green in the face? Last week, Weezer dropped a new single that would only play via Human Record Player, a site that allows you to download a QR code and then spin in circles to hear Weezer's new single, Records. If you stop spinning, the music stops playing.
This is oddly pleasant. Creator Billy Cobb is a YouTuber who also made a great pair of Weezer knockoff albums called Zerwee, and even did a full-length cover album of Weezer's aborted sci-fi rock opera Songs From the Black Hole. READ THE REST
Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo has been digging even deeper into his nerd-rock reputation over the last few years, spending much of his non-songwriting time* taking Harvard coding classes online. And for his latest trick, he (along with Marcus Ng) has created Weezle — a playable riff of the popular game Wordle, except all of the… READ THE REST
After a public display of embarrassment last fall, Smash Mouth lead singer Steve Harwell departed the All-Star band due to "health issues." Now, the band has announced that they've hired a replacement frontman: Zach Goode, whose prior claims to fame include singing in a Weezer Mashup Tribute Band called — ready for it? — Geezer.… READ THE REST
There's a lot of reasons to buy a new smoking piece. Maybe you dropped your old one and that cool glass octopus build doesn't work so well when it's in a million pieces. Perhaps you're making the switch from rolling your own to something a little less cumbersome. Or maybe you just want an upgrade. Whatever… READ THE REST
From ensuring you have enough money for gas this week to keeping up with today's politics, life is far from easy. And everyday things like making dinner, commuting to work, and even lighting candles should be the least of your worries. But when it comes to reaching down into the jar of your favorite candle, unable to… READ THE REST
Gaming is something that most people can appreciate. Whether you're into the classics, a casual gamer, or a die-hard who plays all the time, there are many different ways to enjoy the hobby. But we think it's safe to say, novice or professional, we're all interested in how games even come to be. If you're fascinated by gaming… READ THE REST