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Weezer – Pinkerton

22 12 2010

Listened: Thursday December 9

Pinkerton is another wonderful “soundtrack to high school” album. To this day I enjoy singing “I’m dumb, she’s a lesbian”, “Shakin’ booty, making sweet love all the night, it’s time I got back to the good life”, and “Why are you so far away from me?”

I remember being surprised when I heard this was cult album, since it hadn’t been successful the first time around and had only become loved over time when Weezer stopped making albums for a while. I’ve always loved it and thought it brilliant. I feel lucky I got to love it as a high schooler, which is I think is the perfect age for Weezer.

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30 08 2011
Weezer – Maladroit « Emily's Albums A to Z

[…] Pinkerton, and Green still have a special place in my heart because of their teenage appeal, but I think the […]

27 07 2012
Weezer – Weezer (Green) « Emily's Albums A to Z

[…] at home with my parents again. I had spent my entire college career with no new Weezer, since Pinkerton had come out in 1996 and Green came out in 2001. Given the very different masterpieces which are […]

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