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EVOLghost 03.25.2019 11:42 AM

I haven’t listened to Weezer in ages. Wasn’t too much a fan of their stuff after Green.

choc e-Claire 09.01.2019 07:15 PM

Listened to Pinkerton again today. Don't want to be that guy, but it's a very teenage album, and I totally see how it'll piss off people who've moved past it. (I'm going to hate it in a few years, and the burnout won't help.)

I mean - yes, it's gross, sexist, et cetera, but a lot of the thoughts on are stuff I can really identify with, and that sucks. But it's well-written, and (at least AFAIK) Rivers hasn't tried to defend it.
(And if you can tune out the lyrics, then the music rules.)

tw2113 09.01.2019 07:47 PM

It's been my general perception that Weezer writes really well for persons in certain age ranges, so this isn't a complete surprise.

choc e-Claire 09.01.2019 08:07 PM

Pinkerton is basically "Why can't I get laid: the album"

tw2113 09.01.2019 10:40 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by choc e-Claire
Pinkerton is basically "Why can't I get laid: the album"



I'd actively re-visit the album if I wasn't 36 and wanting to descend into extended self loathing..


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