WATCH: Weezer Announce White Album, Abuse Power in “King of the World” Video

The band's fourth self-titled album is out April 1.

And just when we’d gotten over the stomachache from the “Thank God for Girls” video. Weezer have announced their tenth album, Weezer, which will hit stores on April 1. For those keeping score, this is the fourth self-titled Weezer record (the last came out in 2008). The album, whose monochromatic cover pretty much guarantees that it’ll be called The White Album, features both “Thank God for Girls” and early single “Do You Wanna Get High,” while the Bethany Cosentino–featuring “Go Away” apparently didn’t make the cut.

According to a press release, Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo considers The White Album to be his “beach album.” Speaking of his love for The Beach Boys, he said, “I wanted to get that kind of vibe: beautiful tunes and sweet lyrics.” Cuomo, who lives in Santa Monica, was inspired by hanging with the crowds at Venice and Santa Monica’s beaches. “I also love the dark side of the beach,” he said. “Venice after dark, hearing at the Del Monte speakeasy about how the gangsters used to drag the bodies through the catacombs and leave them under the pier.”

The band also dropped a bleached-out video for album track “King of the World,” which finds a pretty entitled king jacking a woman’s bag of potato chips and sprinting down the beach. You can check out that video—plus The White Album’s track list and a lengthy set of summer co-headlining dates with Panic! At the Disco, below.

The White Album track list

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“Thank God for Girls”
“(Girl We Got a) Good Thing”
“Do You Wanna Get High?”
“King of the World”
“Summer Elaine and Drunk Dori”
“L.A. Girlz”
“Jacked Up”
“Endless Bummer”

Weezer tour dates

30 – Brooklyn, NY @ Warsaw (Weezer only)
10 – Houston, TX @ Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
11 – Corpus Christi, TX @ Concrete Street Amphitheater
12 – New Orleans, LA @ Bold Sphere Music at Champions Square
14 – Miami, FL @ Bayfront Park Amphitheater
15 – Tampa, FL @ MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheater
16 – Atlanta, GA @ Aarons Amphitheatre at Lakewood
19 – Charleston, SC @ Volvo Cars Stadium
20 – Charlotte, NC @ PNC Music Pavilion
21 – Raleigh, NC @ Walnut Creek Amphitheater
22 – Virginia Beach, VA @ Farm Bureau Live at VA Beach
24 – Bristow, VA @ Jiffy Lube Live
25 – Canandaigua, NY @ Constellation Brands – Marvin Sands PAC
26 – Scranton, PA @ Pavilion at Montage Mountain
28 – Gilford, NH @ Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion at Meadowbrook
30 – Wantagh, NY @ Nikon at Jones Beach Theater
1 – Boston, MA @ Xfinity Center
2 – Holmdel, NJ @ PNC Bank Arts Center
5 – Camden, NJ @ BB&T Pavilion
6 – Toronto, ON @ Molson Canadian Amphitheater
8 – Detroit, MI @ DTE Energy Music Theater
9 – Milwaukee, WI @ Summerfest – Marcus Amphitheater
10 – Chicago, IL @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheater
12 – Indianapolis, IN @ Klipsch Music Center
13 – Nashville, TN @ Ascend Amphitheater
15 – Dallas, TX @ Gexa Energy Pavilion
16 – Oklahoma City, OK @ Zoo Amphitheater
17 – Rogers, AR @ Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion
19 – St. Louis, MO @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheater
20 – Kansas City, MO @ Starlight Theater
22 – Brandon, SD @ Badlands Motor Speedway
23 – Council Bluffs, IA @ Harrah’s Hotel & Casino Council Bluffs – Stir Cove
24 – Denver, CO @ Fiddler’s Green Amphitheater
26 – Salt Lake City, UT @ USANA Amphitheater
28 – Burnaby, BC @ Deer Lake Park
29 – Seattle, WA @ Marymoor Park
30 – Portland, OR @ Edgefield
31 – San Francisco, CA @ Shoreline Amphitheater
2 – Phoenix, AZ @ AK-Chin Pavilion
3 – San Diego, CA @ Sleep Train Amphitheater
5 – Santa Barbara, CA @ Santa Barbara Bowl
6 – Irvine, CA @ Irvine Meadows Amphitheater


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