“It’s about ad executives in the ’60s? They’re going to make a show about that? Really? Um, I don’t think so,” he remembers saying. “Yeah, just like the best show ever made!”
Of the new album, Beck says “I think at one point we realized there was nothing faster than 60 BPM.”
Beck delivers a torpid and melancholy cover of the John Lennon classic.
You won’t be seeing this compilation on the rack next to the breath mints and Madeleine cookies for a few months now, but when you do see it at the front of Starbucks, it’ll be pretty enticing.
After five years of various one-off gigs, large-scale composition projects, covering entire Yanni albums, and writing albums out on sheets of paper, the Beck is back.
Beck is gearing up to premiere songs from an upcoming acoustic album during a handful of recently announced concerts this summer.
‘Tis the season to hold onto what shred of sanity you have left after being bombarded with non-stop crappy Christmas music. Fight back with this playlist of awesome holiday tracks written and recorded by artists like the Smashing Pumpkins, Blink-182, Rancid and more.
The music, food and fun of 2011′s inaugural Governors Ball Music Festival was too much to pack into one day that it will make its return in 2012 for two full days this Summer. Setting […]