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Rocking with Weezer: Toledo native Scott Shriner lives his dream as band's bassist

Discussion in 'News & PR' started by TalkBass, Dec 29, 2005.

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    Mar 12, 2004
    <p>Toledo native Scott Shriner listened intently to the voice on the other end of the telephone, and then nearly hung up. The caller identified himself as Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo, and made a surprise request: Would Shriner play bass for the alternative garage rock band? Shriner, who was then living in Los Angeles in 2001, thought it was a prank, but the caller seemed sincere. <a href="http://toledoblade.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20051228/ART10/512280331">Read more.</a><br />