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CD Packaging: Weezer’s Effortless Album Cover


While the rest of us are wracking our brains out to come up with something kick-ass for our album artwork, Weezer simply did this.

This guy is not a member of the band.  He’s not their manager either. He is Jorge Garcia, who plays Hurley from Lost (the TV series).

In an e-mail interview, Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo told Pitchfork the rationale behind the sleeve:

“We just wanted to use that picture of Jorge Garcia’s face on the cover. It’s such an amazing album cover, and we didn’t want to have any other words on it, so we just figured everyone was going to call it Hurley, so that’s what we call it.”

The album will be out on Sept 14.

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