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Welcome to Post-Pinkerton, a podcast about Weezer, hosted by John Carroll

Jun 13, 2018

Ep. 21. On the eve of the 2018 World Cup, John revisits "My Day Is Coming," a song Rivers Cuomo wrote about the 2006 US Men's National Soccer Team. Cuomo was asked to write an anthem for the team, but wound up writing a ballad about hope in the wake of failure. 

LISTEN:

1. "My Day Is Coming" on Spotify | Apple Music | YouTube

LYRICS:

2. "My Day Is Coming" at Genius.com

MORE INFO:

1. "My Day Is Coming" on Weezerpedia

2. Alone II: The Home Recordings of Rivers Cuomo on Weezerpedia

3. 2006 World Cup on Wikipedia

4. 2006 US Men's National Soccer Team in Group E on Wikipedia