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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" for a Doug Aitken art installation. This year, he contributes an even…   Read Story »
"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 recorded by the Flamingos in 1959. And now a whole host of indie…   Read Story »
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 countryish lope, one that reminds me a bit of the stuff he…   Read Story »
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 of sunglasses called the Double Helix. According to the Oliver…   Read Story »
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 Beck taking on Feist's slow-burning torch tune "How Come…   Read Story »
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 Gainsbourg's forthcoming…   Read Story »
The Bridge School Benefit began celebrating its 25th year yesterday with performances by Dave Matthews, Eddie Vedder, Beck, Arcade Fire, Mumford & Sons, and of course organizer Neil Young. Young…   Read Story »
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 Banhart, Vashti Bunyan, and…   Read Story »
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 Ed Droste (Grizzly Bear), Victoria Legrand (Beach…   Read Story »
"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 straightforwardly glammy dance-pop…   Read Story »