Posts Tagged ‘beck’

Here’s The Beck and Beyoncé Mash-Up That You’ve Been Waiting For

The internet works its magic again, with this mash-up of Beyoncé’s “Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)” and Beck’s “Loser.” The result, “Single Loser (Put A Beck On It)” is very rough around the edges,... Read more »

Kanye Wants to Record With Taylor Swift, Still Wants to Play Basketball With Beck

Anyone who watched the 57th Annual Grammy Awards knows just how long of a show that was. But regardless of that fact, days later the world is only talking about a moment that only took a... Read more »

If You Want to Respect Artistry, Do Not Give One Half of One F**k About Who Actually Wins the Grammys

I predicted that Beck would win the Grammy for Album of the Year. This happened in a meeting last week when I first learned the nominees for the award. That I did this without having heard... Read more »

Kanye West Clarifies Statements on Beck and a Grammy Boycott

 UPDATE: Beck had a classy responses to Kanye’s insinuations, telling Us Weekly “I was just so excited he was coming up. He deserves to be on stage as much as anybody. How many great records has... Read more »

Watch Kanye West, Jay Z, and Beyoncé React to Beck Winning Album of the Year at the Grammys

The Grammys always have a few WTF moments, but if you predicted Beck winning album of the year, you’re insane. We may have forgotten that Beck even released Morning Phase this year, but his win yielded... Read more »

Video: Beck – “Heart is a Drum”

It’s always fun when artists reference their past, especially with a past weird as Beck’s. In the latest video for a track from Beck’s Morning Phase record, Beck pays tribute to his stranger past with a man in... Read more »

Trends From the 2014 Pitchfork Music Festival

Now in its ninth year, Chicago’s Pitchfork Music Festival has transcended nitpicking about its lineup to become more of a lifestyle choice than a decision made by a careful consumer. With over 40 acts spread over... Read more »

Watch Blood Orange, Beck, and Little Dragon’s Full Coachella Sets

Dev Hynes, aka indie-producer extraordinaire Blood Orange, was accompanied by Caroline Polachek, Samantha Urbani of Friends, and Adam Bainbridge (bka Kindness) for his set at Coachella yesterday. Comprising mostly of songs from his fantastic 2013 release Cupid Deluxe, the set culminated in... Read more »

Video: Beck Performs “Waking Light” and “Say Goodbye” on Jimmy Fallon

Beck continues to make his rounds in support of his latest album, paying Jimmy Fallon a visit last night on The Tonight Show. The prolific singer/songwriter performed two songs from Morning Phase, “Waking Light” and “Say... Read more »

Beck Announces North American Tour Dates

In support of his 12th studio album, Morning Phase, Beck has announced a string of North American tour dates to fill in the gaps between his performances at Coachella, Firefly, and his European festival appearances in... Read more »

Video: Beck Performs “Blue Moon” and “Wave” on SNL

In support of his most recent release, Morning Phase, Beck appeared on Saturday Night Live as musical performer last night. Considering that it was the prolific singer/songwriter’s seventh time on the show, he looked completely at... Read more »

The 20 Best Beck Songs

Beck has had an amazing career. Of that there can be no doubt. After time spent in New York involved in the anti-folk movement at the end of the '80s, Beck moved back to his hometown... Read more »

Stream Beck’s New Album “Morning Phase”

A full week prior to its release, NPR is currently hosting a stream of Beck’s twelfth studio album, Morning Phase. Apparently, the LP is supposed to play out like a sequel to 2002’s Sea Change; as... Read more »

Kendrick Lamar, Beck, and Neutral Milk Hotel to Headline Pitchfork Festival 2014

We recently told you about the dates and how to buy tickets for the 2014 Pitchfork Festival, and today some of the festival lineup has been announced. Kendrick Lamar, Beck, and Neutral Milk Hotel will headline... Read more »

Beck – “Waking Light”

With Beck’s twelfth album Morning Phase due at the end of this month, the dynamic singer-songwriter shares a second taste of what’s to come from the album. We first heard “Blue Moon” last month and now... Read more »