Ordinary People: Ty Segall, Cory Hanson, and the Search for the American Pastoral
Strange as it may sound, two of music’s heaviest rock acts also function as two of its most sincere folk revivalists. But is it really a revival act at all?
WATCH: The Chemical Brothers and Beck’s “Wide Open” Video Features Wide-Open Dancer
The “Born in the Echoes” track gets an appropriately surreal video.
You’d Better Not Mess with Major Tom: Our Favorite David Bowie Covers
Including everyone from Beck to Barbra Streisand.
Governor’s Ball 2016 Lineup Revealed: Kanye, The Strokes, The Killers Are Heading to NYC
The three-day fest goes down June 3–5 at New York’s Randall’s Island.
LISTEN: Hear Clips of Two Never-Before-Heard Songs by Beck
“Woe Unto Me” and “Sweet Satan” are “One Foot in the Grave” outtakes.
Check Out St. Vincent’s Custom Made Ernie Ball Music Man Guitar
She premiered the instrument during her appearance with Taylor Swift at the Staples Center in LA earlier this week.
LISTEN: The Chemical Brothers take St. Vincent to a Rave in EDM Stomp “Under Neon Lights”
The track is from from The Chem Bros. upcoming “Born in the Echoes” LP out July 17 on Astralwerks.
Sound Board: The Week’s Best Tracks
Our picks for the best tracks out there for the week of June 15–19, 2015. Headphone-tested, FLOOD-approved.
LISTEN: Beck Trades Morning Phase for Nighttime Beats in “Dreams”
The return of the Midnite Vulture.
CONTEST: Win a Trip to Boston Calling 2015 and a Burton Prize Pack
You and a guest could fly to Beantown to see Beck, My Morning Jacket, Tame Impala, and more!
WATCH: Jack White, T Bone Burnett, and Robert Redford Team Up for Massive Music Origins Documentary Series “American Epic”
Thanks to PBS, you and your dad will be glued to the couch this fall.
And The Winners Are: 2015 Grammys Edition
Winners from last night include Beck, Sam Smith, St. Vincent, Aphex Twin, Kendrick Lamar, and, Beyoncé (though not enough times, according to Kanye West).
Best Albums of 2014: Beck, “Morning Phase”
It would be pretty easy to write Beck Hansen’s twelfth full-length album off as Sea Change 2: Electric Boogaloo considering they both take a more…
More Awards, More Nominations: The Grammys Announce Their List for 2015 [UPDATED]
The Academy Of Recording Arts And Sciences are making a whole morning event to announce their list of nominations for their 57th annual awards show, the…
WATCH: Get Your Halloween Started with Avey Tare’s Slasher Flicks’ “Catchy (Was Contagious)”
If there’s anyone to start off our Halloween right, it’s Avey Tare’s Slasher Flicks, and boy, they do not disappoint. Today they shared their take on…
Austin City Limits 2014: Blue Skies, Loud Music, and Packed Crowds
Austin City Limits 2014 October 3–5 Zilker Park Austin, Texas With the 2014 festival season slowly coming to a close, Austin City Limits provided fans with a…
LIVE: Beck’s LA Return Is Triumphant at The Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles (9/21/2014)
This weekend was something of a homecoming for Beck Hansen; the forty-four-year-old Angeleno played two back-to-back shows at downtown Los Angeles’s Orpheum Theatre, where his hometown fans were treated to a two-hour set spanning a twenty-year career as varied and unpredictable as the man himself.
“Conan” To Celebrate George Harrison With Some Awesome Guests
Really, you should already be tuning into Conan every day for your late-night viewing, but in the case you’re not (why aren’t you?), next week is a…