Setting the alternative nation abuzz with excitement and anticipation, Rivers Cuomo, Patric Wilson, Brian Bell, and Scott Shriner, better known as Weezer, one of the world’s greatest rock bands released their 10th studio album in 2016. This past summer the band embarked on a massive, two-month summer tour playing to half a million people across across the United States, the band is returning to the road in 2017. The March 31 stop at Saskatoon’s Sas-kTel Centre will also feature The Trews and The Flatliners.
With more than 17 million albums sold worldwide, Weezer is widely considered one of the best alternative rock bands of all time. Formed in Los Angeles in 1992, the band found international fame, multi-platinum albums and massive radio airplay success. Their catalogue has included such megahits as "Buddy Holly", "Undone (The Sweater Song)", "Say It Ain't So", "El Scorcho", "Hash Pipe", "Island In The Sun", "Beverly Hills", "Pork and Beans", and more. Weezer has won Grammys, MTV Video Awards, and more throughout their career. In 2016, Weezer released their tenth stu-dio album, Weezer (The White Album), a self proclaimed beach album that debuted at #1 on Billboard’s Rock/Alternative chart, and top 5 on the Billboard 200 chart. The album garnered Weezer a nomination for this year’s Grammy Awards for Best Rock Album of the year.
ROCK 102 Meltdown
With: The Trews and The Flatliners
Concert Date: Friday, March 31, 2017
Show Time: 7:30pm
Doors Open: 6:30pm
Ticket Prices: $39.50, $59.50, & $69.50 – plus service charges