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“I want you to know that it’s our time/ You and me bleed the same light.” That intuitive nonsense is the hook from “I Want You To Know,” the new single from German-Russian DJ-producer Zedd and Mexican-American singer-actress Selena Gomez. Zedd (born Anton Igorevich Zaslavski) is an ascendant superstar in the vein of Calvin Harri… More »

Back when I was first becoming an obsessive music fan, Oasis were big for me. I loved everything: the classic albums, of course, but also the mid-period stuff most people dismiss. As I got older, those last two very underrated albums were special to me, too. I sought out all sorts of Oasis minutiae, from… More »

As you might’ve heard, Beck won a Grammy for Album Of The Year about a week and a half ago, for his early 2014 release Morning Phase. I don’t know if your Twitter feed looked anything like mine, but let’s say people were less than supportive of this decision — because, of course, Beck beat… More »

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Watch Beck’s Full Austin City Limits Episode

Beck played the 40th season premiere of Austin City Limits, which aired last night on PBS. Now the full episode is streaming in full until…
Chris DeVille | October 6, 2014 - 9:27 am

Watch Beck Play “Blue Moon” On Austin City Limits’ 40th Season Premiere

The PBS live-performance TV show Austin City Limits is about to kick off its 40th season, incredibly enough. And the performer featured in the seaso…
Tom Breihan | October 2, 2014 - 11:13 am

Bob Dylan To Be Honored By Beck, Jack White, The Black Keys, Eddie Vedder At 2015 MusiCares Gala

Bob Dylan has been named as the 2015 MusiCares Person Of The Year by The National Academy Of Recording Arts And Sciences, the same organizatio…
James Rettig | September 23, 2014 - 6:39 pm

Watch Beck Kick Off Conan’s George Harrison Week

Conan's George Harrison tribute week kicked off tonight and the first musical guest was Beck, who performed "Wah-Wah" from Harrison's 1970 triple album All Things
James Rettig | September 22, 2014 - 10:03 pm

Conan Plans George Harrison Tribute Week With Beck, Norah Jones, Dhani Harrison

It seems September has become the month of George Harrison. In the next couple weeks we’ll witness the release of a massive retrospective box set…
Miles Bowe | September 15, 2014 - 4:26 pm

Watch Jack White Cover Beck’s “Devil’s Haircut” In San Francisco

Jack White did a short cover of Beck's "Devil's Haircut" during his show in San Francisco. The two artists have done a lot together recently:…
James Rettig | August 23, 2014 - 1:32 pm

Watch Beck & Jenny Lewis Cover Rod Stewart’s “Da Ya Think I’m Sexy?”

Last night, Beck played Marymoor Park in Seattle with opener Jenny Lewis. As part of the show's encore, Beck and Lewis took the stage together…
Michael Nelson | August 21, 2014 - 3:39 pm

Watch Beck Do “Loser” On Austin City Limits’ 40th Season Premiere

Austin City Limits begins its 40th season 10/4 on PBS, and to kick off the milestone, Beck is doing a full-hour performance of his hits.
Sadaaf Mamoon | August 12, 2014 - 4:26 pm

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

There was a lot of nudity and violence and crisp, vivid black-and-white in this week's music videos, but most of the videos that leaned heavily…
Tom Breihan | August 1, 2014 - 10:56 am

Watch Stephen Colbert Ask “Why Beck Sad?” And Give Beck A Hug

Beck stopped by The Colbert Report last night, and in addition to performing "The Heart Is A Drum" and "Heaven's Ladder," he also sat dow…
James Rettig | July 29, 2014 - 11:28 am

Beck – “Heart Is A Drum” Video

Today, Beck releases the guest-heavy recorded version of Song Reader, his sheet-music album. That's the second LP Beck has dropped this year, following the elegantly…
Tom Breihan | July 29, 2014 - 10:17 am

Stream Beck’s Song Reader Album Feat. Jack White, Jarvis Cocker, Tweedy, Fun., & More

Back in 2012, when he was taking a break from recording proper albums, Beck released Song Reader, an "album" made up of nothing but sheet…
Tom Breihan | July 29, 2014 - 8:56 am

Watch Jack White Join Beck On “Loser,” “Pay No Mind,” & “Where It’s At” In Providence

After headlining Newport Folk Festival on Saturday night, Jack White made his way over to Beck's concert in nearby Providence, Rhode Island to perform for…
James Rettig | July 27, 2014 - 3:08 pm

Beck’s Song Reader CD Tracklist Revealed: Jack White, Jarvis Cocker, Tweedy, Fun., & More

As previously speculated, Beck is finally releasing an official version of his 2012 sheet music album Song Reader at the end of the month. Beck…
James Rettig | July 8, 2014 - 9:20 pm

Beck’s Sheet Music Album Song Reader To Get A CD Release This Month?

Morning Phase, the gorgeous bum-out of an album that Beck released earlier this year, was the first album he’d recorded in six years, but it’…
Tom Breihan | July 1, 2014 - 10:05 am

Watch Beck Cover Prince’s “1999” At Montreal International Jazz Fest

There was a time, circa Midnite Vultures, when every Beck song seemed to be aiming at Prince pastiche. That time was 1999, which is a…
Chris DeVille | July 1, 2014 - 9:32 am

Watch Jack White Perform With The Kills And Cover Kanye, Beck, & Stooges In Dublin Last Night

The Kills opened for Jack White in Dublin last night ahead of White's stop at Glastonbury, which of course led to several collaborations between White…
Chris DeVille | June 27, 2014 - 12:58 pm

Jenny Lewis – “Just One Of The Guys”

It's been six years since the former Rilo Kiley leader Jenny Lewis released Acid Tongue, her last solo album, and she returns this summer with…
Tom Breihan | June 3, 2014 - 8:42 am

Hear Natasha Khan & Beck’s “Under The Indigo Moon” In Her YMC Short Film

Four years ago, Beck and Bat For Lashes teamed up on "Let's Get Lost," a really great song that ended up on the Twilight: Eclipse
Tom Breihan | May 23, 2014 - 1:20 pm

Jenny Lewis Details Insomnia-Inspired The Voyager, Prod. By Ryan Adams

The former Rilo Kiley leader Jenny Lewis hasn't released a solo album since 2008's Acid Tongue, but she'll make her big return this summer with…
Tom Breihan | May 19, 2014 - 9:56 am
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