Karl's Corner - 06/29/2005
06/29/05 that's the smell of salt water
...today was the third of 4 days of production and band rehearsals. While the sound and light guys get everything sorted out production wise (got a new look coming in for this tour, not to mention a sweet PA), the band is working on getting some more tunes ready, for a mo' better show. So far, so good...
...ticket alert - Florida peeps (and those who can make it to Orlando), stay tuned to your inboxes for an exclusive chance to claim one of 20 pairs of Hard Rock Live tickets (the Orlando, FL show on 7/19). This show sold out instantly and many Weezer fans missed out because it was onsale before we were told here at weezer.com. So we have scored these tix just for you, the loyal fans who are signed up on the weezer mailing list. So keep an eye on your inboxes, the email going out next will include instructions you will need to follow to try and claim these tickets! There's no other way!
...ticket alert #2: 88.3 WMTS Murfreesboro, MTSU's college radio station, is giving away some tickets to the 7/21 Nashville show. One pair will be given away during each "Fascination Street" show between now and July 21st. This show airs every Sunday night from 8-10pm CDT. Good luck Tennessee fans!
...In SPIN mag's "100 greatest albums 1985-now" list (July 05), Weezer's "Pinkerton" came in at #61.
Canadian Beverly Hills video love: up to #22 fro #26 on the MuchMusic Top 30 Countdown (where only 3 other Weezer videos have spent any time), and debuted at #20 on the MusiquePlus countdown.
...tribute band alert: Utah's Say It Ain't Weezer is playing on friday 7/1, all ages and free! check the site for the details.