Rivers Cuomo, 90s Alt-Rock God, actually moved to Los Angeles in the late 80s with dreams of being a Hair Metal axe shredder. His first bands in LA were Avant Garde and Zoom and they played Winger-White Snake style stadium Hair Metal. Yes that Rivers. The guy from Weezer looked like this:
Well 30 years on and Rivers is finally letting out his inner Steve Vai and if this first single is any precursor Weezer’s new album Van Weezer is going to be Aquanetastic:
It’s just too bad Rivers is still insisting on rocking the Buddy Holly nerd get up and not bringing back that glorious mane.