Weezer Update - New Album, Video and Tour Dates.
No one can accuse Weezer of slacking, the band recently completed a North American tour and is reported to already be in the studio recording tracks for their next album, which as tentatively on track for a Spring 2002 release.
A video for “Photograph” has been completed and is expected to be released to Music Video outlet’s soon, according the official Weezer website.
The band will spend the early part of 2002 on the road overseas promoting their current hit album “Weezer” (a.k.a the Green Album). The group's original 2001 European Tour was cancelled but they are set to return to Europe in March. Only a handful of dates and venues have been confirmed but according to the band’s official website they are set to play a two week tour of Europe which kicks off on March 10th in Portugal and concludes in the UK on March 23rd.
In May, the group has confirmed several dates in Japan.
Here is the International Tour itinerary as it stands today, according to the group’s website.
3/10-11 - Portugal - city/venue TBA
3/12 - Spain - city/venue TBA
3/13 - Madrid - Plaza de Toros Vista Alegre
3/14 - Spain - city/venue TBA
3/15 - Barcelona - Palau Sant Jordi
3/16 - San Sebastian, Spain - Plaza de Toros de Illumbe
3/17 – 3/23 – UK TBA
5/14-15 - Japan - city/venue TBA
5/16 - Tokyo - Budokan
5/17 - Sendai, Japan - Zepp
5/19 - Hiroshima, Japan - Quattro
5/20 - Fukoka, Japan - Zepp
5/22-23 - Osaka, Japan - Zepp
5/25 - Nagoya, Japan - Kousei Nenkin Hall
5/26-27 - Tokyo - Zepp