Posts tagged "Rivers Cuomo"

People Keep Sending Rivers Cuomo Fan Mail Meant for Incubus

Rivers Cuomo is best known for being the leader singer of Weezer. He is not, nor has he ever been, a member of the band…
By: James Grebey / January 15, 2015

Rivers Cuomo’s Life Away From Weezer Is Getting the Sitcom Treatment

While Weezer are going back to the sound of their beloved early albums on their forthcoming LP, Everything Will Be Alright in the End, frontman River…
By: Dan Reilly / August 28, 2014

Rivers Cuomo Empties His Vaults for ‘Pinkerton Diaries’

Rivers Cuomo was going through a lot when he wrote Pinkerton, the album he later sort of disowned, then re-owned on tour. He's hinted at…
By: SPIN Staff / November 11, 2011

Weezer’s Rivers Cuomo Covers the Beach Boys

The Beach Boys' "God Only Knows," from their groundbreaking 1966 album Pet Sounds, is one of the most timeless songs in popular music. Recently, Weezer…
By: William Goodman / January 4, 2011

25 Artists We Love Pick the Year’s Best Music

This time of year, every music publication puts out its list of the best albums and songs of the past 12 months (including SPIN). But…
By: Kevin O'Donnell / December 14, 2010

Rivers Cuomo: ‘There’s So Much Pain in My Voice’

With the release of their latest studio record Hurley, a rarities collection titled Death to False Metal, plus a reissue of the classic album Pinkerton,…
By: Kevin O'Donnell / November 2, 2010

New Weezer Album Due in September?

Weezer singer-guitarist Rivers Cuomo isn't shy about his obsession with heavy metal -- just look at dude's high school senior class photo, which graced the…
By: Eric Sundermann / July 15, 2010

Weezer’s Bonnaroo Set Draws a Mixed Reaction

Nowadays, Weezer's Rivers Cuomo squanders the majority of his genius on KISS-lite arena riffs and regressive rhymes about malls and homies (see: 2009's Raditude and…
By: Stacey Anderson / June 13, 2010
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