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

Aug 7, 2019

Ep. 78. "Freak Me Out" is one of the rare Weezer songs for which we have no alternate versions. There's no demos, no live performances, nothing but the album track. John explains why, and examines what makes this one of the most unique songs in Weezer's entire catalog.


1. "Freak Me Out" on Spotify | Apple Music...

Oct 17, 2018

Ep. 39. I think it's safe to say that today's episode will have more Shrek talk than any other episode you'll hear from this series. John discusses "My Best Friend," its history with the animated film Shrek 2, and why this song wasn't on Make Believe ... until it was.


1. "My Best Friend" on Spotify | Apple...

May 2, 2018

Ep. 15. John is joined by Coonoor Behal to talk about "Perfect Situation," one of the singles off of the band's fifth album Make Believe. Learn about what makes this song such a throwback and how Coonoor knows a founder of the Rebel Weezer Alliance.


1. "Perfect Situation" (original) from first pressing of Make...

Apr 11, 2018

Ep. 12. John is once again joined by his longtime friend Nick Klinger to talk about "We Are All On Drugs," a single off of the 2005 album Make Believe. Why did Nick want to discuss it? Because many consider it to be one of the worst Post-Pinkerton songs.


1. "We Are All On Drugs" (mistake version on first...