Remembering Hugh Hefner - Weezer's "Beverly Hills"

Hugh Hefner died quietly in his sleep last week, he was 91.  Not exactly the way I thought he'd go to be honest (something a bit more scandalous perhaps?).  Nonetheless, he sure does leave heaven on earth for just plain ol' heaven. On this TBT, thanks to Weezer's post when he died, I was reminded…

New Weezer Album Rumored For October 27 Release

It looks like word has leaked about Weezer's new album, Pacific Daydream -- reportedly coming October 27.

WATCH: Weezer Impersonates Guns N Roses For Their New Video "Feels Like Summer"

So Rivers Cuomo says this new Weezer song is a track inspired by the great Guns n Roses.  But, forgive me...when I first saw it I thought for sure it was nothing if it wasn't a complete mockery.  But, hey...who am I to stir the pot? In fact, not so.  Rivers Cuomo even introduces the…

Rivers Cuomo Dropping Second Japanese Album

Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo is turning Japanese for a second time.

Songs ARE Poetry - Happy World Poetry Day - Amy Brooks

Like poets, some songwriters are better than others. Like poems some songs are better than others. But when music meets great poetic prose well, it's pretty undeniable. Here are some cool song/poem combinations on this World Poetry Day. A sort of homage to the song lyric.  Because let's face it,  songs ARE poems.    🙂…

WATCH: Weezer’s New Video For “Feels Like Summer”

Weezer’s eyeing the release of their new 11th studio album (the follow-up to 2016’s Weezer (White Album) at some point this summer, so it’s rather appropriate that the first single of the album is “Feels Like Summer.”

Friday
Dec 2

Alt 92.9 @ Patrons

Friday, Dec 2 @ 4:00 pm, Patrons

Songs and Stories is back this Friday, December 2nd and were featuring the one, the only... Weezer! Missed your chance to win tickets to the show? Head to Patrons right next to Brighton Music Hall for your last chance to win tickets to the show. Amy Brooks, ALT 92.9 and Miller Lite will be at Patrons from…

Thursday
Dec 1

Alt 92.9 @ Boston Beer Garden

Thursday, Dec 1 @ 9:00 pm, Boston Beer Garden

Songs and Stories is back this Friday, December 2nd featuring the one, the only... Weezer! Missed your chance to win tickets to the show? Head to Boston Beer Garden in South Boston this Thursday, December 1st for your chance to win tickets to the show. ALT 92.9 and Miller Lite will be at Boston Beer…

Thursday
Dec 1

Alt 92.9 @ The Draft

Thursday, Dec 1 @ 6:00 pm, The Draft

Songs and Stories is back this Friday, December 2nd and were featuring the one, the only... Weezer! Missed your chance to win tickets to the show? Head to The Draft in Allston on Thursday, December 1st for your chance to win tickets to the show. ALT 92.9 and Miller Lite will be at The Draft…

WATCH: Interview - WEEZER 1994

Funny story.  I've been a Weezer fan from the very start.  When the Blue Album arrived I was a happy happy music geek.  The simplicity of "In The Garage" is nothing short of greatness (acoustic version recorded live is below).  So as I've been preparing for Weezer's Boston visit to our humble Brighton Music Hall for…