FOB have missed two dates on the Hella Mega tour owing to a COVID scenario in their workforce.
Weezer compensated tribute to their COVID-sidelined Hella Mega tourmates Tumble Out Boy on Wednesday night by masking the band’s signature hit “Sugar, We are Goin’ Down.” Just after it was introduced before in the day that “out of an abundance of warning” FOB would skip out on the Wednesday New York and Thursday Boston dates of the the tour thanks to a beneficial COVID test from an “particular person on the band’s group,” Weezer designed absolutely sure their existence was felt in any case.
In point, not only did Weezer rip a killer version of the 2005 solitary that hit No. 8 on the Billboard Scorching 100 — providing FOB their initially best 10 strike — but opening act The Interrupters did the honors as properly with an energetic consider that had the sparse early viewers having in on the vocal motion. While the ska punkers did a total edition with viewers participation, Weezer singer Rivers Cuomo went it alone with his flying V guitar as properly as an guide from the stadium group.