Beck

So in the spirit of staying positive, below are ten examples of artistic risks that did pay off.

Yes, We Like Your New Direction: 10 Artistic ‘Left Turns’ That Worked Out

In the spirit of staying positive, below are ten examples of artistic risks that did pay off.

09/25/2014

(Peter Hapak/ Columbia Records)

Listen to Beck’s New, Slow Song ‘Waking Light’

Of the new album, Beck says “I think at one point we realized there was nothing faster than 60 BPM.”

02/07/2014

Beck (Peter Hapak/ Columbia Records)

Beck Announces New Album ‘Morning Phase’, His First in Over Five Years

After five years of various one-off gigs, large-scale composition projects, covering entire Yanni albums, and writing albums out on sheets of paper, the Beck is back.

10/29/2013

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Beck To Debut New Music In Handful Of Summer Shows

Beck is gearing up to premiere songs from an upcoming acoustic album during a handful of recently announced concerts this summer. According to a press release, Beck will perform “special acoustic sets with minimal accompaniment” […]

05/01/2013

(photo courtesy of Lincoln Motors)

Beck Covers David Bowie’s ‘Sound and Vision’ With 167-Piece Orchestra

Shortly before yesterday’s GRAMMY hoopla kicked off, Lincoln (yes, the car company) released a video of Beck covering David Bowie’s “Sound and Vision”with a 167-piece orchestra. Shot in a stunning 360-degree style, the nine-minute performance […]

02/11/2013

Beck Has More Songs For Scott Pilgrim

JACK favorite and LA’s native son [lastfm]Beck[/lastfm] was already going to be a large part of the soundtrack to the upcoming flick Scott Pilgrim vs. the World. But [lastfm]Beck[/lastfm] might have even more stashed away! […]

07/26/2010

Beck, Moore Cover An Unlikely “Classic”

Beck Record Club is one of the reasons Al Gore first invented the Internet: The Angelino guitarist and songwriter teams up with other musicians to cover, start to finish, a full album. Thus far, Beck […]

07/08/2010

Raise Your Hand if Your Name is Beck and You Have a Song on the New Twilight Soundtrack

As far as business models today, bands have two options: get a song on a car commercial, or get a song on a Twilight movie. Following in the footsteps as [lastfm]Thom Yorke[/lastfm], [lastfm]Beck[/lastfm] will collaborate […]

05/12/2010

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