Weezer - “The Good Life” (Live At X96; Pinkerton Deluxe Edition; 1997)
Mostly acoustic, delightful, direct, and wonderfully shambling at parts.
From where I stand, Pinkerton stands as Weezer’s high-water mark.
Relevant to this tune:
During this time, Cuomo, who was born with one leg shorter than the other, received leg surgery intended to lengthen his right leg, followed by painful physiotherapy sessions; this affected his songwriting, as he would spend long periods hospitalized, unable to walk without the use of a cane, and under the influence of painkillers.…