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Musician + Author = Crap

On Tuesday, musician Ben Folds (formerly of the Five) and rock-obsessed novelist Nick Hornby ( High Fidelity ) released a collaborative record called Lonely Avenue . The result of this musical-literary team-up isn't excruciating.
Worst of Both Worlds
By EUGENIA WILLIAMSON  |  October 01, 2010
Podcast: My Song Is Better Than Yours 9-9-10

Podcast: My Song Is Better Than Yours 9-9-10


Dan of UrbanDaddy.com brings "Lost Cause" by Beck to challenge the current champions, Tall Boy Industries' "Plowed" by Sponge.DOWNLOAD: Podcast My Song Is Better Than...
By MorningIntern  |  September 09, 2010
The Absolut Top 101 WFNX Artists of All Time #17 - Beck

The Absolut Top 101 WFNX Artists of All Time #17 - Beck


You can vote for your favorite artists & check out the countdown so far right here! #17 - Beck Chuck Klosterman recently wrote that Beck's...
By Adam12  |  August 11, 2010
The Absolut Top 101 WFNX Artists of All Time #17 - Beck

The Absolut Top 101 WFNX Artists of All Time #17 - Beck


    Today’s artist is regarded as one of the most innovative and creative artists of the past 2 decades. He’s an artist so distinctive...
By MorningIntern  |  August 11, 2010
Beck Talks

Beck Talks


...and he talks about quite a bit, from Thurston Moore's stream-of-consciousness collaboration tactics, to his fake 'Scott Pilgrim' band, to releasing new songs on his...
By Adam12  |  August 03, 2010
Beck: Weirder Than Usual [VIDEO]

Beck: Weirder Than Usual [VIDEO]


Beck has always been known for his special brand of strange quirk.  He's met his match (and then some) with his latest collaborator, Tobacco.  Beck...
By Adam12  |  July 29, 2010


VIDEO: Beck and Thurston Moore cover Yanni for Beck's latest Record Club installment


For a while, Beck's "Record Club" project - in which he recruits various musicians like Charlotte Gainsbourg, MGMT, Wilco, Feist, Jamie Liddell, and Devendra Banhart...
By Ryan Stewart  |  July 01, 2010
Stream 'Twilight: Eclipse'

Stream 'Twilight: Eclipse'


NME has the soundtrack in full.  Just click here. 
By Adam12  |  June 02, 2010
Beck Does INXS

Beck Does INXS


Didja hear? Beck is re-creating INXS' 'Kick' disc...song by song.  Click here for videos of what he's tackled so far ("Devil Inside," "New Sensation," and...
By Adam12  |  May 25, 2010
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Slow hand

In his Village Voice review of Jeremy Udden’s Plainville (Fresh Sound New Talent), Jim Macnie recalled how a friend of his tried to file it as “jazz for Wilco fans.” As Macnie explained, that’s not the whole story with Udden or Plainville , but it’s
Jeremy Udden’s rocky jazz path
By JON GARELICK  |  October 23, 2009
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Slow hand

In his Village Voice review of Jeremy Udden’s Plainville (Fresh Sound New Talent), Jim Macnie recalled how a friend of his tried to file it as “jazz for Wilco fans.” As Macnie explained, that’s not the whole story with Udden or Plainville , but it’s
Jeremy Udden’s rocky jazz path
By JON GARELICK  |  October 23, 2009


Beck launches covers series with VU's "Sunday Morning"


Yesterday, Beck Hansen announced via his official site that he was going to begin working on a ser...
By Ryan Stewart  |  June 19, 2009
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Beck

It’s music for summer nights of muggy confusion and post-sunset soul searching, and when Beck takes the mic, he rocks some straight-up Shiva shit.
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By ZETH LUNDY  |  July 15, 2008