Thursday, August 12, 2010

New Weezer album out next month

The wait is almost over for fans of Weezer.

The Grammy winning band plans to release a new studio album entitled "Hurley" on Sept. 14 on Epitaph Records.

Fans can pre-order the physical album now at www.EpitaphStore.com or on www.Amazon.com.  The album's first single, "Memories," can be streamed now at www.MySpace.com.

"I've been a fan of Weezer from the beginning, and I've loved all their records," Epitaph president and founder Brett Gurewitz said.  "So it's amazing to find myself working with them on the new one!"

Labelmate and Rancid frontman Tim Armstrong chimed in with his own thoughts.

"Weezer is a great band," Armstrong said.  "I'm stoked they're going to be part of the Epitaph family."

Stay tuned to www.weezer.com and www.epitaph.com for up-to-date news and information about Hurley and the band's soon to be announced fall tour.