04/12/05 more and more
4/12/2005 1:21:06 PM - by Karl Koch
...we can confirm that Weezer is playing in Las Vegas on July 2, opening for the Red Hot Chili Peppers in a huge, free show! 50,000 tickets will be given away free for this, and as of Monday the 18th at 12 noon PST, you can get yours on vegasrocks100.com!
Note that this show is the first confirmation of a new wave of North American dates that are in the works for July. More to come.
...in other news, the opening act on the April/May North American leg of the tour will be a band thats just breaking onto the scene, Ringside.
04/11/05 Make Believe
4/11/2005 3:06:45 PM - by Karl Koch
...the tracklisting of 'Make Believe', arriving 5/10/05:
1. Beverly Hills
2. Perfect Situation
3. This Is Such A Pity
4. Hold Me
6. We Are All On Drugs
7. The Damage In Your Heart
8. Pardon Me
9. My Best Friend
10. The Other Way
11. Freak Me Out
12. Haunt You Every Day
04/09/05 and let the stars play
4/9/2005 5:31:18 AM - by Karl Koch
...Weezer will be appearing on the cover of Rolling Stone magazine, issue #973! This issue should hit the stands in May, right around the time that "Make Believe" hits the stores. This will be Weezer's first ever RS cover!
...The May/June issue of Law Of Inertia magazine features a Weezer cover story.
...Australian fans got to check out the Beverly Hills video on TV for the first time last night on the Rage video show.
...updated 'Radio Love List': "Beverly Hills" now playing on KROQ-FM L.A., 103.1 Indie LA/OC (with a wee dis in the Punk Rock Minute to boot), 94.7 Portland OR, Live 105 SF, 99X Atlanta, WEQX in VT/Upstate NY (#1 request 3/23!), WRRV Poughkeepsie, and XM radio channel 47 'ETHEL', 101.7 wfnx Boston, 95.5 wbru Providence ("screamer of the week"), 102.3 KBXR in Columbia, MO (on "What's New for Dinner"), 89X in Detroit, 107.7 The End Seattle (#2 on "People's Choice Countdown"), 102.1 Milwaukee, 94.9 San Diego, 91.1 (91x) San Diego ("Weezer Wednesday" 3/23), 102.1 THE EDGE Dallas ("9 o'clock Cock Fight"), New Rock 97.3 Cincinnati, 101X Austin TX, The Edge Radio 103.9 Phoenix (3/21 "Double Edge Weezer Day")...
...96.5 the Buzz Kansas City (#1 on "the 7 @ 7 that don't suck"!), 103.9 The X Dayton, Ohio, drive105 Minneapolis MN, 94.7 The Buzz Oklahoma City, X102.3 Fort Wayne TX, 106.7 The End New Orleans, X96.3 KXRK Salt Lake City, Q101 Chicago (ranked on "Top 9 at 9"), O-Rock 105.9 Orlando (#4 on Furious 8 at 8), Real Rock 101.1 Orlando, Knoxville's 94.3 the X, 103.3 The Edge Buffalo (whoo!), 102.1 The Edge Toronto CANADA (chosen over NIN by the "Nooner" audience!), BBC Radio One UK (Zane Lowe show 3/23 debut!)...
...97x Tampa/St. Petersburg (Won five nights in a row on "Repeat it or Delete it"), 91.5 The Wawl Chattanooga, TN (on 5/10 will play only weezer from 7-9PM! listen online!), Radio Arbeidet (workers radio) NORWAY, XFM LONDON UK, 88.7 KTRM Kirksville MO, 105.7 WHFS B'more/DC, FM 96 London, Ontario CANADA, Sirius Radio (Channel 21 Alt Nation, in rotation about every 2 hours as of 4/1!), 92.3 WXRK-Rock NYC, Q104.3 (Classic Rock! right on!) NYC, Rock96.7 Modesto, CA "The Rock Station", STAR 101.9 Honolulu, HI, KWOD 106.5 Sacramento, KHWD (Howard) 93.7 Sacramento, WWHI/WCRD Ball State U. Muncie Indiana, 89.7 "The River" Omaha NE, New Rock 97.9 WGRD Grand Rapids MI, 102.9 the Buzz Nashville TN (#5 in Top 9 at 9:09).
...94.1 WYSP Philadelphia (hard rock!), 103.9 The X Salinas/Monterey/Santa Cruz, Kerrang Radio UK (#1 on the Download chart!), NCOIC Freedom Radio AFN Iraq (!!), X103.3 Indianapolis, Rock 102.1 Milwaukee (#1 requested song!)
...mysterious Brazilian action: 24/06/05 - Porto Alegre, Brazil. (no, not a weezer show, but we've been told to keep an eye on that site!)