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Beck covers John Lennon’s “Love” for Valentines Day compilation

Beck has just released a cover of John Lennon’s classic Plastic Ono Band-era track “Love.” The track will appear on a Hear Music/Concord Music Group compilation called Sweetheart 2014, featuring artists like Jim James, Fiona Apple, and Vampire Weekend covering songs from the lies of Bob Dylan, Harry Nilsson, Willie Nelson, Fleetwood Mac and more. […]

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Beck to play Song Reader show in LA w/ Jarvis Cocker, dad & more

On November 24th, Beck will bring songs from his 2012 sheet-music release Song Reader to the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles as part of a partnership with eyeglass company Warby Parker. Beck’s father, David Campbell, will conduct the concert, which will feature the Los Angeles Philharmonic and a plethora of special guests including […]

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Music History in Gifs by Old Monk’s Josh Carrafa

If you’ve been keeping up with Old Monk lately you may have seen Joshua Carrafa’s tumblr page Music History in Gifs. It’s been hailed by some as quite possibly the best tumblr ever. Carrafa creates 8-bit animated gif images that colorfully represent iconic moments in music history. The series of GIFs begins in 1964 with […]

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