WEEZER are to head back into the studio to ‘rework’ some of their old tracks and perhaps record a few covers while they’re at it. Cos they can.
Frontman Rivers Cuomo told MTV news: "We might do them acoustically or with an orchestra. I'm thinking about something like 'Slave' or 'December' from ‘Maladroit’ and maybe some old songs. I see us doing heavy versions of emotional songs."
More news on that as we get it.
Not only that, but he’s contributed to the new Limp Bizkit album, has co-written Cold’s next single, ‘Stupid Girls’, has written lyrics and sang on the debut album by someone called DJ Mark Ronson… and has now turned band manager, looking after AM Radio.
Meanwhile, =w= drummer Pat Wilson has a new Special Goodness album due out in March, and guitarist Brian Bell has just completed an album with his ‘other’ band, Space Twins.