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Album Review: 'Weezer'

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Weezer

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
Producers:
Universal
genre:
Rock

We gave it an A+

Imagine the result of a marketing experiment designed to create the ultimate college-radio-friendly product, and you’ve almost conjured up Weezer. This anti-cool quartet strums solid pop melodies with singsongy, anthem-like choruses, peppered with grunge fuzz that at first seems strangely at odds with its self-deprecating lyrics, then makes total sense as a gambit for rock credibility. B