Weezerology

Well, it’s been a while. But – inspired in part by the fact that the band have a new album due out imminently – I’m finally getting going with this again. So if it’s new to you (and it has beenĀ over a year since the last part), this is a project to go through Weezer’s songs, from 1992 to the present, divided by era. I look at each block of songs as a whole rather than picking through every track individually, but it is an attempt to cover basically everything they’ve recorded that’s available to hear, and chart the development of their songwriting as it goes. Click here to refamiliarise yourself with the introduction/rules, here for part one, and here for part two. But we pick up the story in 1998, as the band slowly start to re-form following the failure of 1996’s Pinkerton

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