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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 Harris… 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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Sasquatch! 2012 In Photos

Washington’s Sasquatch! Festival took place over the weekend, a heavy-hitting four day lineup featuring people like Jack White, St. Vincent. Bon Iver, Beck, Sanitgold, the…
Corban Goble | May 29, 2012 - 12:59 pm

Beck, Devendra Banhart @ Santa Barbara Bowl, Santa Barbara 5/24/12

Beck is back. With the exception of his appearance at the Serge Gainsbourg tribute and a warm up show two nights before, It has been…
Andrew Youssef | May 25, 2012 - 1:04 pm

Preview Beck’s New Third Man Single “I Just Started Hating Some People Today” b/w “Blue Randy”

Beck will issue a single through Third Man Records, and today, previews of the single’s two sides were made available on Third Man’s website. So…
Corban Goble | May 23, 2012 - 1:56 pm

Beck – “Corrina, Corrina”

Beck is on his covers game these days. Last week, Beck released a gorgeous cover of the luminous oldie "I Only Have Eyes For You"…
Tom Breihan | April 23, 2012 - 1:45 pm

Beck, No Age, High Places cover “I Only Have Eyes For You”

“I Only Have Eyes For You” is a classic American song, a standard written in 1934 by Harry Warren and Al Dubin and most famously…
Tom Breihan | April 18, 2012 - 4:01 pm

Beck – “Looking For A Sign”

The new movie Jeff Who Lives At Home features a brand-new Beck song called "Looking For A Sign" on its soundtrack. It's a dusty, heartbroken…
Tom Breihan | March 20, 2012 - 2:17 pm

Beck Designs Sunglasses

Nobody could ever accuse Mr. Beck Hansen of being badly dressed. And now the man has linked with Oliver Peoples to design a new pair…
Tom Breihan | February 24, 2012 - 2:52 pm

Feist – “How Come You Never Go There (Beck Remix)”

Beck and Feist are both single-named alt-pop icons with mass appeal; they are a natural pairing. And now they've linked up for a remix, with…
Tom Breihan | December 15, 2011 - 10:46 am

Charlotte Gainsbourg – “Paradisco” (Feat. Beck)

Music-royalty singer/actress Charlotte Gainsbourg previously teamed up with Beck to make 2009's ridiculously pleasant IRM album, and Mr. Hansen also has his hands all over…
Tom Breihan | November 30, 2011 - 11:45 am

Arcade Fire Cover “Helpless” With Neil Young

The Bridge School Benefit began celebrating its 25th year yesterday with performances by Dave Matthews, Eddie Vedder, Beck, Arcade Fire, Mumford & Sons, and of…
Scott Lapatine | October 23, 2011 - 9:43 am

Beck Covers John Martyn

The beloved British folk-rock singer-songwriter John Martyn died back in 2009, and the new double-CD compilation Johnny Boy Would Love This features folks like Devendra…
Tom Breihan | September 1, 2011 - 11:46 am

Serge Gainsbourg Tribute @ Hollywood Bowl, Hollywood 8/28/11

It was a beautiful evening at the Hollywood Bowl for the KCRW-sponsored tribute to Serge Gainsbourg curated by Beck. The all star line up included…
Andrew Youssef | August 29, 2011 - 9:34 am

Charlotte Gainsbourg – “Terrible Angels” Video

"Terrible Angels" is the title track from Charlotte Gainsbourg's forthcoming EP. Beck produced the song just like he produced Gainsbourg's IRM album, but it's a…
Tom Breihan | August 25, 2011 - 10:08 am

Stephen Malkmus Mirror Traffic Details

Matador announced Stephen Malkmus’s latest album with The Jicks today via their Matablog. The record’s called Mirror Traffic, and it was produced by Beck Hansen.
jessica | May 24, 2011 - 4:10 pm

Beck Remixes Jamie Lidell

Beck and Jamie Lidell just released this remix of "Completely Exposed," the first song on Jamie Lidell's 2010 album, Compass. Listen below, and grab it…
jessica | May 10, 2011 - 6:04 pm

The Lonely Island & Beck – “Attracted To Us”

We knew Beck was one of the many guests on the upcoming Lonely Island album Turtleneck And Chain. Now you can hear him on “Attracted…
jessica | May 3, 2011 - 2:22 pm

Thurston Moore – “Benediction” (Produced By Beck)

Thurston Moore's newest solo album, the Beck Hansen-produced Demolished Thoughts, is out in May via Matador. It was recorded in Los Angeles and Northampton, MA.
brandon | March 22, 2011 - 4:19 pm

Beavis And Butt-head’s Best Video Commentary, In Celebration Of Their Return

Last year MTV mentioned that new episodes of Beavis and Butt-head were in the works, but there was no premiere announced, and creator Mike Judge…
jessica | February 3, 2011 - 1:43 pm

Beck Remixes Lykke Li

Last week we heard Mike D's remix of Lykke Li's aggressive "Get Some." It sounded a lot like his Matt & Kim remix. Beck's remix…
jessica | December 13, 2010 - 11:54 am

Beck – “Ramona” (Scott Pilgrim Soundtrack)

Here's an isolated listen of "Ramona," Beck's ode to Scott Pilgrim's love interest, the haver-of-seven-evil-ex-boyfriends Ramona Flowers, from the forthcoming indie-rock manga-satire graphic novel gone…
Amrit Singh | August 10, 2010 - 10:07 am
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