Weezerpedia:Today's featured song/October 13, 2008
American Girls" is the only officially released song from them Homie catalogue. It was written by Rivers Cuomo in 1997 during Weezer's hiatus and released in 1998 on the Meet the Deedles soundtrack. The original incarnation of "American Girls" was a face paced driving rock number. Fans have dubbed it the "American Girls (Hard Rock version)". The song was performed three times in the winter of 1997 in local Boston clubs. The first performance was in October at a Weezer try-out show. After another performance at a Weezer try-out show, the song was switched to the Homie setlist.