BTMI! to perform Weezer albums

2010-09-16 by uhhhhhhhhhhhhhh | 69 Comments
DIY punk band Bomb the Music Industry! have announced that they will play Weezer's Blue Album and Pinkerton back to back at their October 9 show in Ridgewood, NY.

"Because you really don't have the money to see Weezer play that shit as shells of themselves on some massive stage," the band said.

http://bombthemusicindustry.tumblr.com/post/1132301585/screw-this-crap-ive-had-it-ive-had-it

Tagged: Bomb the Music Industry!

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PanasonicYouth
September 16th 2010
7413 Comments


if someone doesn't record this fffuuuuuuu

AnotherBrick
September 16th 2010
9774 Comments


Well I can now add these guys to my lists of bands i absolutely hate

Oceanus
September 16th 2010
877 Comments


Haha.

SeaAnemone
September 16th 2010
21281 Comments


haha I don't listen to this band for some inane idiotic reason but this is awesome good quote

SoapySoap
September 16th 2010
865 Comments


Heheh.

theacademy
Staff Reviewer
September 16th 2010
29121 Comments


band is way too cool for u seaenemery

Satellite
September 16th 2010
20826 Comments


"Because you really don't have the money to see Weezer play that shit as shells of themselves on some massive stage."

I love you Jeff.

TRMshadow
September 16th 2010
4983 Comments


"Because you really don't have the money to see Weezer play that shit as shells of themselves on some massive stage," the band said.



I'm with you academy, This NEEDS to be recorded

Kiran
Emeritus
September 16th 2010
6006 Comments


rosenstock is such a legend

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botb
September 16th 2010
10032 Comments


this seems kind of pretentious to me.

theacademy
Staff Reviewer
September 16th 2010
29121 Comments


ill prob go it's mad close it just depends on my schedule around then

DiceMan
September 16th 2010
7068 Comments


It is kind of pretentious but then again it's true and BTMI! are really really fucking good sooo I really don't ahve a problem with it.

Satellite
September 16th 2010
20826 Comments


How the fuck is it pretentious? Just because they're covering two Weezer albums? It's all ages and will probably cost $5 and be undoubtedly fun as shit.

An aging Weezer charging $50 at some arena seems a little more pretentious to me.

TRMshadow
September 16th 2010
4983 Comments


123 Satty

fr33convict
September 16th 2010
11716 Comments


lol

Satellite
September 16th 2010
20826 Comments


Wait, just looked it up, and most Weezer tickets are in the $100 range.

notorioussam23
September 16th 2010
270 Comments


good someone has gotta play weezer songs... when I saw weezer a few weeks ago they played MGMt and lady gaga

notorioussam23
September 16th 2010
270 Comments


and I saw weezer for 20$ at the Del Mar race track... if I woulda got there sooner it woulda been 6$

Satellite
September 16th 2010
20826 Comments


they played MGMt and lady gaga

lol midlife crisis

Yeah, I just checked the few that are up on Ticketmaster.

MrCalum
September 16th 2010
371 Comments


cool

Lucid
September 16th 2010
7046 Comments


why are they doing this??

Satellite
September 16th 2010
20826 Comments


why are they doing this??

"Because you really don't have the money to see Weezer play that shit as shells of themselves on some massive stage."

drasticaction74
September 16th 2010
1807 Comments


play a maladroit set, then we'll talk

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Transient
September 16th 2010
1461 Comments


"Because you really don't have the money to see Weezer play that shit as shells of themselves on some massive stage"

marry me, jeff

Slum
September 16th 2010
2579 Comments


This is hilarious and also awesome.

americanmusicmachine
September 16th 2010
3953 Comments


Here to say this is awesome. also didn't mwY play pinkerton at sum show or i am possibly misrembering. but if i'm right we could be seeing a trend.

PanasonicYouth
September 16th 2010
7413 Comments


lmao @ pretentious

god i wanna see this so badly

ShadowAmI
September 16th 2010
1542 Comments


sounds fuckin awesome, id go if i was old enough to drive/work

RosaParks
September 16th 2010
15974 Comments


Amazing.

Kiran
Emeritus
September 16th 2010
6006 Comments


so jealous of anyone who's going, this will be so so fun

cvlts
September 16th 2010
9137 Comments


i dont know whether to laugh or cry

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Schizophrenik
September 16th 2010
845 Comments


Someone better bootleg this

theacademy
Staff Reviewer
September 16th 2010
29121 Comments


they'll prob record it themselves and put it up for free they're the best band ever about that kinda shit...

shablaman54
September 16th 2010
282 Comments


stick it to the man btmi, stick it to the man

StrizzMatik
September 16th 2010
3391 Comments


Oh God this will be amazing

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Ire
September 16th 2010
41856 Comments


I CAME SO HARD OH MY GOD

Monstar1790
September 16th 2010
143 Comments


I fucking love BtMI!

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Nikkolae
September 16th 2010
4923 Comments


"Because you really don't have the money to see Weezer play that shit as shells of themselves on some massive stage"

marry me, jeff [89734109834701389471034879038741]

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crowing51
September 16th 2010
3479 Comments


Nikkolae your avatar is epic

DGblackz
September 16th 2010
25 Comments


Epic. Can't wait to hear Tired of sex BTMI version.

CutMan
September 16th 2010
1842 Comments


That quote frigging rocks.

Skimaskcheck
September 16th 2010
2364 Comments


haha badass

freedomofspeechnoway
September 16th 2010
420 Comments


"because we will never write songs that will make us successful, we will criticize a band and then play nothing but their music".




Nikkolae
September 16th 2010
4923 Comments


[img]http://i268.photobucket.com/albums/jj7/NikkyGORE/jeff2.jpg[/img]

HerbieSaysHello
September 16th 2010
10 Comments


I CAME SO HARD OH MY GOD [2]

I'm going too.

Spare
September 16th 2010
5566 Comments


should be awesome hopefully as good as the asob radiohead thing

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puma35
September 16th 2010
972 Comments


don't get why people are hating on this, it's a great band playing songs of a formerly great band, so what if Jeff is the only one that has the balls to actually say it... If anyone wants to actually argue that Weezer is anything but "shells of their former selves" (atleast musically), go right ahead

mynameischan
Staff Reviewer
September 16th 2010
17958 Comments


i mean btmi are pretty much the least pretentious band ever so yeah idiots

Tits McGee
September 16th 2010
1876 Comments


never listened to them too much, but this sounds awesome.

exredhouseresident
September 17th 2010
126 Comments


hilarious.

TMobotron
September 17th 2010
7195 Comments


freedomofspeech you are a fucking idiot. "nothing but their music". oh wait its one show. and theyve had over 5 successful albums and have been more consistent than almost every band, you just measure success in a shitty way.

laxworld16
September 17th 2010
96 Comments


Great quote, this might call for a road trip. Madison-> New York

guitarplaya91
September 17th 2010
485 Comments


Happy to say I will be attending. To everyone criticizing BTMI! for doing this, listen to the cover album of Radiohead. They were able to mock the band, while still creating original covers. I personal can't wait to hear Undone, and especially Butterfly.

deathofasalesman
September 19th 2010
5882 Comments


Dude...... Butterfly.

StreetlightRock
Emeritus
September 19th 2010
3820 Comments


BTMI win

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Spec
November 23rd 2010
28631 Comments


Sick! Is this gonna be like Arrogant Sons Of Bitches doing Radiohead?

Satellite
November 23rd 2010
20826 Comments


it already happened. pretty sure it wasn't recorded as a live album, but there are some great videos.

http://www.ifyoumakeit.com/video/bomb-the-music-industry-/buddy-holly/

Schizophrenik
November 24th 2010
845 Comments


too bad. a live album would've been killer

Spec
December 30th 2010
28631 Comments


Hoped they would record it. Fuuuuuu

Satellite
January 25th 2011
20826 Comments


http://www.mediafire.com/?1w26r4wi8xmz1pk

^ that, my friends, is the entire set (split up into separate tracks, too)

shitfukshitfuk
January 25th 2011
34 Comments


holy fucking shit sat thanks omg omg omg


(ya i broke troll character dgaf foad fags)

Rev
January 25th 2011
9493 Comments


How is the quality? I really want to hear this

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Satellite
January 25th 2011
20826 Comments


not sure yet tbh. i'll let you know in like 3 minutes when it's done downloading.

Satellite
January 25th 2011
20826 Comments


actually you can listen to the entire thing here as well...

http://bombthemusicindustry.tumblr.com/

Rev
January 25th 2011
9493 Comments


Quality is decent, but that doesn't stop it from BEING COMPLETELY AWESOME

Satellite
January 25th 2011
20826 Comments


the tagging is fucked, too, but it only took a minute or so to fix. enjoying the fuck outta this.

Lucid
January 25th 2011
7046 Comments


digging the mediafire link

Schizophrenik
January 26th 2011
845 Comments


nice link

AdamK
January 29th 2011
987 Comments


i remember arrogant sons of bitches covered radiohead. That was crazy



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