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Weezer: Buddy Holly (1994)

Music video for the song "Buddy Holly" by the American rock band Weezer, written by Rivers Cuomo. It was released as the second single from the band's debut album Weezer (The Blue Album) in 1994.

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Spike Jonze

Writer:

Garry Marshall (created by) (as Gary K. Marshall)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Weezer ... Weezer
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Tom Bosley ... Howard Cunningham (archive footage)
Tony Maxwell Tony Maxwell
Al Molinaro ... Al Delvecchio
Marion Ross ... Marion Cunningham (archive footage)
Casey Storm Casey Storm ... Fonzie Double
Anson Williams ... Potsie (archive footage)
Henry Winkler ... Fonzie (archive footage)
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Storyline

Weezer performs in the music video "Buddy Holly" from the album "Weezer" recorded for DGC Records. The video opens with recreated footage from the television series Happy Days (1974) outside of Al's diner. Al introduces the band and they play in front of the characters from the show. Written by Shatterdaymorn

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 September 1994 (USA) See more »

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Production Co:

Geffen Records See more »
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Trivia

It was released as the second single from the band's debut album Weezer (The Blue Album) in 1994. See more »

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Featured in The 100 Greatest Pop Videos (2005) See more »

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Buddy Holly
Written by Rivers Cuomo
Performed by Weezer
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