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Weezer - Van Weezer (May 7, 2021) Album • Page 4

Discussion in 'Music Forum' started by btr, Sep 10, 2019.

  1. abw123


    Shredding Weezer is the best Weezer
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  2. If the whole album really is Van Halen worship, I hope OK Human is Radiohead worship. Would be wild
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  3. At this point, I have way more faith in them churning out weird pop records than I do classic Weezer records, and that's okay
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  4. Anthony_

    A (Cancelled) Dork Prestigious

    Sucks that we probably won't hear OK Human until 2021, unless they decide to drop two albums next year (definitely not out of the question with this band). But this record is going to be great so it's alright.
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  5. contra11mundum

    I hate spoilers. Supporter

    I am so here for this
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  6. manoverboard365


    I'm in love with this song. That riff is stuck in my head.
  7. ComedownMachine

    Prestigious Prestigious

    Just a heads up, glow in the dark is super cool but sounds like garbage
  8. manoverboard365


    Ah damn good to know!
    Also, I edited my comment because I realized I asked the same damn thing has fried my brain!
  9. mattfreaksmeout

    Trusted Supporter

    How Green Day, Fall Out Boy & Weezer Teamed Up for the Biggest Rock Event of 2020

    From this article:
    "It’s a healthy mix of the Blue Album and guitar shreddage, ’80s metal riffs -- our fun, extroverted side. We feel comfortable really going for it because, at the same time, we’re making another album [for 2020] called Okay Human, which so far has no guitars. It’s all piano-based and orchestrated -- the strings were recorded at Abbey Road. It’s very introverted and quirky."
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  10. Hell yeah

    although sometimes, when Rivers makes Blue Album comparisons, I wonder if he's actually heard the album lol
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  11. mattfreaksmeout

    Trusted Supporter

    I'm very interested in a no-guitar Weezer album
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  12. contra11mundum

    I hate spoilers. Supporter

    This made me laugh
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  13. Anthony_

    A (Cancelled) Dork Prestigious

    I am very, very in for these two records dropping in the same year. Feed us Rivers.

    2020: The Year of the Weez
  14. kbeef2

    Trusted Prestigious

    Okay Human is either going to be the best Weezer album or the worst
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  15. chewbacca110


    Riff reminds me of this.

  16. clockwise

    100 percent soft punk rebel. Prestigious

    I think by comparing it to the Blue Album he just means they'll be catchy pop-rock songs haha

    I'd actually say The End of the Game sounds closer to something on Green or Maladroit.
  17. NotJonCryer


    Enjoyed it but wasn't super excited about The End of the Game on the first listen but it's really growing on me now
  18. irthesteve

    formerly irthesteve Prestigious

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  19. tdlyon

    Pawnee Forever Supporter

    I know he was an absolute legend in music but Weezer was the first thing I thought of when I heard the news
  20. radiodead Sep 16, 2019
    (Last edited: Sep 16, 2019)


    I think “Just What I Needed” is a top 10 all time song of mine. It’s deceptively genius. The urgency in his (Orr) voice, the production. It’s so special. Not to mention a ton of other great Cars songs. And of course The Blue Album. One of the first records I ever loved.
  21. Zilla

    Trusted Supporter

    Ric is without a doubt a legend. But I also think of when he was supposed to produce all of “Even If It Kills Me” for MCS and only did like six or seven songs because he’d love their bad takes and they thought he was fucking with them.
  22. bluecharliedeltaecho


    One of my favorite things about Weezer is their silly album covers.
  23. Rowan5215

    An inconsequential shift as the continents drift.

    not gonna lie this is what I'm really excited for, like imagine an album of them on their "Jacked Up" shit omg

    even though I was really just hoping they'd double album us, "End of the Game" rules so it's all good
  24. phaynes12

    playing in the band Supporter

    man. every time they release an album i trick myself into thinking the old weezer will be back. this is no exception.
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  25. Rowan5215

    An inconsequential shift as the continents drift.

    I've ranted about their recent quality upswing to my friend so much that the word "Weezaissance" is just saved in my phone autosave

    I'm very happy about this fact
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