Weezer to return to Bethlehem after two-year absence

 Weezer.  (Courtesy Photo)

Weezer. (Courtesy Photo)

Two years after headlining Musikfest, Weezer is set to return to the Christmas City in December.

The alternative-rock veterans will perform 8 p.m. Dec. 3 at the Sands Bethlehem Event Center, officials announced Monday in a news release. 

Tickets cost $75 and $50 

Weezer is on the road supporting their self-titled tenth studio album (a.k.a. "The White Album"), which dropped in April. The album features the singles "Thank God for Girls," "Do You Wanna Get High?" and "King of the World."

Weezer headlined Musikfest in 2014. In 2010, the group performed at the Great Allentown Fair.

The band's hits include "Buddy Holly," "Say It Ain't So," "Undone (The Sweater Song)," "Island in the Sun," "Hash Pipe," "Beverly Hills," "Pork and Beans,""Keep Fishin" and "Back to the Shack."

The quartet is fronted by singer-guitarist Rivers Cuomo, guitarist Brian Bell, bassist Scott Shriner, bassist  and rounded out by and drummer Patrick Wilson.

Sands officials on Monday also announced the addition of comedian Tom Segura and his "No Teeth, No Entry" tour on March 9. Show time is 8 p.m. Tickets cost $35 and $25. 

Tickets for Weezer and Segura go on sale 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 21. Tickets can be purchased online at sandseventcenter.com and ticketmaster.com; by calling 800-745-3000 and at the Sands box office, 77 Sands Blvd.