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Weezer, Jennifer Nettles to perform at Vina Robles Amphitheatre

Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo grabs a hat from a fan during the band's performance at the Mid-State Fair in 2010.
Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo grabs a hat from a fan during the band's performance at the Mid-State Fair in 2010.

Correction: An earlier version of this story should have said tickets for Weezer and Jennifer Nettles go on sale May 31.

Alternative rock band Weezer and country singer-songwriter Jennifer Nettles will perform at Vina Robles Amphitheatre in Paso Robles in September.

Weezer, whose hits include “Buddy Holly” and “Beverly Hills,” will perform Sept. 12. The Grammy Award-winning band previously performed in Paso Robles at the 2010 California Mid-State Fair.

Performing Sept. 13 is Nettles, lead vocalist of the Grammy-winning country duo Sugarland. The group, best known for the platinum-selling song “Stay,” played the fair in 2011.

Weezer tickets cost $43 to $70, while admission to Nettles’ show is $45 to $70. Both shows go on sale at 10 a.m. May 31.

The new acts join a lineup that includes singer Sarah Brightman; rocker Kenny Loggins; folk rock supergroup Crosby, Stills & Nash; classic rock band Chicago; funk band War; ventriloquist Jeff Dunham; and comedy duo Cheech and Chong.

Vina Robles Amphitheatre is at Vina Robles Vineyards & Winery, 3800 Mill Road. For information, call 227-4812 or visit www.vinaroblesamphitheatre.com.

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