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This second video from Modern Guilt doesn't add much in the way of exciting visuals. It's black and white, Beck and his rhythm section performing the heavy album opener in a lonely white room. No…   Read Story »
All signs point to Beck and Danger Mouse pulling a stealth release of Modern Guilt. All signs also point to Modern Guilt being the album to restore faith in Beck's untouchable changeling abilities.…   Read Story »
From Black Keys to his own Gnarls B, Danger Mouse has been plenty busy. As previously suggested, his next high profile knob-turning job is Beck's 10th album Modern Guilt. RockDaily has the…   Read Story »
Maybe some of the festivals we've been announcing are too loud for the folkier souls out there (Devendra). If that's the case, the Newport Folk Festival just unveiled their '08 lineup and new Dunkin'…   Read Story »
Jukebox isn't our favorite album, no. We've mentioned that. And, recent Cat Power performance have been tepid enough that we find ourselves concentrating on the tightness of Chan's band (and…   Read Story »
Maybe Chan's been listening to folks who mention, rightly, that the covers on her prematurely snored Jukebox aren't up to snuff with the included originals. As we said after her recent Leno…   Read Story »
As previously mentioned, we aren't the biggest fans of Jukebox, though it does have its moments. Namely when Chan's doing her own songs. We're fans of "Song To Bobby"'s meta-Dylanisms and the remake…   Read Story »
As revealed yesterday, the inaugural APW Festival -- AKA Jersey Coachella -- will indeed feature two nights of Radiohead. And one of Jack Johnson, which we predicted. (JJ's also playing Coachella and…   Read Story »
We tip our caps to Jools Holland regularly around here, for his musicianship whenever we blow the dust off our Squeeze records, but more frequently when he hosts musicians we love on that BBC show of…   Read Story »
The build up for this one seems sorta endless: We posted the cover art and an earlier track sequence a ways back, then "Song To Bobby" and some dark end of the studio footage of Chan in action (on a…   Read Story »