Weezer has never been accused of following the crowd. Whether they're covering Toto classics, appearing in The Simpsons, hitting songs about "hash pipes" or randomly dropping 2,655 unreleased demos, Rivers Cuomo and Co. constantly remind us to expect the unexpected.
Last year was meant to yield Van Weezer, a big riff rock record. Instead, we got the pandemic no one wanted.
No problem. The rockers mixed it up and dropped OK Human in January. And today -- finally -- sees Van Weezer arrive on digital music platforms.