Say it ain’t so!
Weezer canceled its September Broadway residency attributable to “low ticket gross sales and unbelievably excessive bills,” frontman Rivers Cuomo introduced.
The Los Angeles rock band had deliberate a six-night stand on the Broadway Theatre to have a good time its “SZNZ” mission, which consists of 4 2022 releases that correspond with the 4 seasons.
“I simply discovered that our Broadway reveals have been cancelled (attributable to low ticket gross sales and unbelievably excessive bills.) I’m very sorry to be telling you this now after we’ve already invested a lot time, thought, and emotion,” Cuomo, 52, wrote on the band’s Discord server Wednesday.
“Additional apologies to these of you who cleared schedules and made journey plans to be with us. Due to @Broadway Producer for all of your laborious work and nice concepts. I liked the place we have been going and I hope we are able to discover a approach to resurrect our imaginative and prescient.”
The geek rockers launched to fame with their launch of their 1994 self-titled debut often known as “The Blue Album,” and notched their first primary album final 12 months with “Van Weezer.