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  1. July Talk's new selections delight fans at Ottawa Dragon Boat FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago |

    ... to ricochet off the grassy hill that turns the site into a natural amphitheatre. They ripped through another new one, Beck and Call, before the crowd really knew what hit them. At the heart of the band's sound is the tension between Dreimanis' ...


  2. 10 Artists You May Have Forgotten Played Warped TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Houston Press

    ... artists you might have forgotten once graced the Warped Tour stage. ( Note: This list is in alphabetical order.) BECK (1996) Musically, it's not much of a fit, but Warped Tour has always welcomed eclectic sorts, and it don't get more eclectic than ...


  3. Just Another Perfect NightRead the original story

    Monday Jun 20 | Fluxblog

    ... from the artist if you like what you hear. Search: "Wow" slots into the Odelay/Midnite Vultures/Guero wing of the Beck discography, but it doesn't feel quite like anything from those records. This song, along with last year's "Dreams," finds Beck ...


  4. Beck's - Odelay' Turns 20: A Track-by-Track Breakdown...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | SFGate

    ... twang with hip-hop and found-sound production style. I've never heard anything as silly and lovely yet sincere. Beck super-glues our zany ideas with skilled and focused delivery of vocals and guitars performed without winking at the inherent irony." ...


  5. Odelay Turns 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | Stereogum

    Beck was not a sure thing. "Loser" felt like a generation-defining song even as it was cresting in 1994, but it did not feel like the start of anything.


  6. Still where it's at: Beck's 'Odelay' turns 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | The Pitt News

    Two decades hasn't been enough time for many people to fully make sense of Beck's alphabet soup raps or absorb all the details of the Dust Brothers' stellar production, which just gets fresher with each listen. The chameleon-like singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist's second studio album celebrates its 20th anniversary this Saturday, and its vigor hasn't waned one bit.


  7. 12-Year-Old Pianist Owen York Unveils 30-Song Beck MedleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | JamBase

    Earlier this year we told you about 12-year-old piano prodigy Owen York who wowed Umphrey's McGee fans with an impromptu performance in NYC and later with an impressive medley of UM songs he shared. Now Owen has again personally arranged an original medley of one of his favorite musical artists, Grammy-winning performer Beck .


  8. Hits And Misses: DJ Snake's 'Talk,' Kanye's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 10 | MTV

    ... definitely no "Mercy," but it's enough to have me looking forward to Cruel Winter . Vozick-Levinson: Every few years, Beck makes an album that's supposed to be a spiritual sequel to Odelay and Midnite Vultures . I'll go to bat for a fair chunk of ...


  9. Can you hear me at the backRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | This Is Somerset

    ... And so far the long range weather forecast is a good omen. Another Pyramid Stage act that will be bringing the tunes is Beck, whose 90s stoner anthem Loser is bound to get everyone singing. But it's on the Other Stage right at the start of the ...


  10. glastoplaylistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | This Is Somerset

    ... the music begins, starting with digital editor Richard Birch who starts us off with an eclectic mix that takes us from Beck to Of Monsters and Men via Madness and Muse. Kanye West is clearly confused. 2015 was not just the year of his ...


  11. FrancoFolies: open menu for open mindsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 |

    ... go see," said Saulnier. "If Gainsbourg has come back in a big way, it's mostly thanks to anglophones. It's thanks to Beck saying Gainsbourg is a major influence. It's Thurston Moore (from Sonic Youth) saying his favourite album ever is Histoire de ...


  12. Chris Hemsworth works crowd at worst roast ever in cut for time 'SNL' sketchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | Mashable

    ... taking the stage for a friend's birthday roast, but by that point, it's already clear that said wet blanket friend (Beck Bennett) may have misunderstood the meaning of the word "roast." The clip comes as SNL kicks off summer with a string of cut for ...


  13. The Making Of Dark Necessities And Other Great SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | WBOS-FM Boston

    The recording process, or really the creation process I should say, has always interested me. How does a song come to be? For example: Beck's genre defining song "Loser" was conceived after his friend and Producer Carl Stephenson had Beck over to his home while they were working on Mellow Gold.


  14. New Music: Beck, Jarvis Cocker, Paul SimonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | Towleroad

    This week in New Music: Beck revisits Odelay on new single "Wow," Jarvis Cocker returns with his first official new release since 2009 and Paul Simon drops his best album since The Rhythm of the Saints . . If you're one of them, listen to "Wow" to remind yourself of why you loved him in the first place.


  15. 9 Memorable Moments From Governors Ball 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | Stereogum

    ... 2015 (Father John Misty, CHRVCHES, Jamie xx, and many more), or others promising new music that isn't here quite yet (Beck, HAIM, the Strokes?), which means Gov Ball's early June placement made it feel somewhat transitional between last year's news ...


  16. Beck drops new single, ABBA returns to stage to celebrate 50 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | LiveDaily News

    Beck debuted his latest single, "Wow," late last week , a few months ahead of a new album drop. The new song is the second single from his impending 10th studio album, which is slated to drop Oct. 21. "Dreams" surfaced in June 2015 and is featured on the FIFA '16 soundtrack.


  17. Governors Ball 2016: When the '00s Became Classic RockRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | Spin

    ... alone in their '00s-rock repping, either. Though many will forever associate him with his slacker-folk beginnings, Beck actually has far more 21st-century hits to his credit at this point, and his Friday set featured more songs from 2005's Guero ...


  18. Hunter Mountain concert festival fans evacuatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 5 | Albany Times Union

    ... Americana Honors & Awards, Wednesday Sept. 12, 2012, in Nashville, Tenn. (Photo by Wade Payne/Invision/AP) Musician Beck poses for a portrait at his home on Friday, Dec. 14, 2012, in Malibu, Calif. Beck Hansen wants you to think about the way music ...


  19. The Strokes return with feet in pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 5 | The China Post

    ... looked out at fans on the grass alongside portraits of other recently deceased stars. Alternative rock great Beck honored Prince with a rendition, mostly faithful with a touch more acoustic guitar, of "Raspberry Beret." With a bass-dominant back-up ...


  20. Beck returns with a wacky new hip-hop track, 'Wow'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 4 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    It was easy to wonder that last year when the singer put out "Dreams," an up-tempo guitar-pop tune, only months after his lush bummer-folk record "Morning Phase" won a Grammy Award for album of the year. Now the shift appears definite with Thursday's release of "Wow," a wacky new rap track in which Beck rhymes "standing on your lawn doing jiu-jitsu" with "girl in a bikini with the Lamborghini shih tzu."