Page 13 of 16 FirstFirst ... 8910111213141516 LastLast
Results 361 to 390 of 461

Thread: Let's talk about Beck, man

  1. #361
    Coachella Junkie faxman75's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    The murder capital where we murder for capital
    Posts
    27,915

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    Uninspired, going through the motions. I think there is a disconnect with the audience. I liked the Sea Change songs but outside of that I thought his Neil Young and Bob Dylan covers were forgettable. I never liked E Pro so closing with that didn't help.

  2. #362
    Member andyforpeace's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    golden gate park
    Posts
    442

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    I thought his osl performance was good but not great. Basically kinda like his set at osl in 08. I danced and sang along but I agree that the energy wasn't really there. He left me with the same feeling he did last time. Was hoping he would redeem himself.
    6/24 deltron 3030 slim's
    6/29 baths great american music hall
    07/21 david byrne & st vincent fox theater
    07/26 the postal service greek theater
    07/31 run the jewels the independent
    08/09-11 outside lands music festival
    09/19-23 $ymbiosis gathering
    10/19-20 treasure island music festival

  3. #363
    Coachella Junkie faxman75's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    The murder capital where we murder for capital
    Posts
    27,915

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    More of this would be good.




    What he should really do is curate an ATP with Thurston Moore and during this event he should play Midnight Vultures one night and Sea Change the next.

  4. #364
    Loveable Curmudgeon TallGuyCM's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    Hermosa Beach
    Posts
    19,907

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    Justin just posted a NEW BECK SONG on his Twitter!

    7/23 - Fuzz - Troubadour (?)
    7/30 - Shabazz Palaces - Roxy (?)
    7/31 - Hamilton Leithauser - Echo (?)
    8/01 - Ceremony/Nothing - Roxy (?)
    8/06 - Herbie Hancock - Hollywood Bowl (?)


    Quote Originally Posted by getbetter View Post
    I finally made it through a listen of Sun Kil Moon - Benji and had put it on maybe 4 times til I could finally feel mentally like, "just fuck it just let this guy blabber on" while I'm doing paperwork .
    last.fm, if you care

    Twitter, if you dare

  5. #365

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    Holy shit, this is a really good song I hope he goes more in this direction.

  6. #366
    Member CaseSensitive's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Location
    California
    Posts
    497

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    Quote Originally Posted by TallGuyCM View Post
    Justin just posted a NEW BECK SONG on his Twitter!

    I love that so much!!!
    He sold his soul for a shot at fame
    Catchphrase and wigs and the jokes are lame...

  7. #367
    Loveable Curmudgeon TallGuyCM's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    Hermosa Beach
    Posts
    19,907

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    Yeah, that song is absolutely fantastic. And sounds nothing like his other material. The man continues to reinvent himself.
    7/23 - Fuzz - Troubadour (?)
    7/30 - Shabazz Palaces - Roxy (?)
    7/31 - Hamilton Leithauser - Echo (?)
    8/01 - Ceremony/Nothing - Roxy (?)
    8/06 - Herbie Hancock - Hollywood Bowl (?)


    Quote Originally Posted by getbetter View Post
    I finally made it through a listen of Sun Kil Moon - Benji and had put it on maybe 4 times til I could finally feel mentally like, "just fuck it just let this guy blabber on" while I'm doing paperwork .
    last.fm, if you care

    Twitter, if you dare

  8. #368
    Member CaseSensitive's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Location
    California
    Posts
    497

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    And I just read that he is working on two new albums? How does he do it? Brilliant
    He sold his soul for a shot at fame
    Catchphrase and wigs and the jokes are lame...

  9. #369
    Coachella Junkie stinkbutt's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    Posts
    9,482

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    kinda sounds like Animal Collective
    Quote Originally Posted by roboto View Post
    And stinkbutt leaving a motorhead set when you know he's dying just to talk shit ? Your a shitty person as well .please let mja give you an anal love disease .

  10. #370
    old school PJandBompton's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    Location
    San Diego
    Posts
    3,607

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    big fan of this song. looking forward to both of these new albums & any chance I get to see him live.

    11/21 - Pearl Jam - Viejas Arena

  11. #371
    Member Larry Farnsworth's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Location
    The Nutmeg State.
    Posts
    619

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    Really looking to his headlining performance at Newport Folk Fest. I know he's doing these acoustic shows, but I hope it's a little more than Beck with a guitar up on stage. Either way, interested to see what he pulls out.

  12. #372
    whiney pain in butt
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Posts
    4,721

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    it sounds more like damaged MGMT to me and I love it. with hints of 'Debra' inspiration

  13. #373
    Member GolfWang's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Location
    Los Angeles, CA
    Posts
    1,728

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    I also liked the new song. It's been far too long without any new Beck records. Modern Guilt was very under-appreciated, in my eyes.

  14. #374
    Member Tikiman's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Location
    Anywhere but here
    Posts
    182

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    Quote Originally Posted by GolfWang View Post
    I also liked the new song. It's been far too long without any new Beck records. Modern Guilt was very under-appreciated, in my eyes.
    Completely agree. An album full of energy and great songs. Volcano is one of my favorites.

  15. #375
    Member icedKeg's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Atlanta
    Posts
    1,760

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    Really like "Defriended" also. Guess it's going to be released as a stand-alone single. Very exciting hearing new stuff from Beck!!
    Quote Originally Posted by Pee Wee Herman's Hermits View Post
    Melted my face off at Skrillex

  16. #376
    Member Baby Sandwich's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Location
    Surf City, USA
    Posts
    334

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    Quote Originally Posted by GolfWang View Post
    Modern Guilt was very under-appreciated, in my eyes.
    also agree.

    If some new up-and-coming artist released an album that sounded like that people would've been shitting themselves.

  17. #377
    Coachella Junkie nathanfairchild's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Location
    Austin
    Posts
    9,114

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    new song.

    I Won't Be Long

    July 29 - Boris
    August 1 - Black Label Society
    August 14 - Nine Inch Nails/Soundgarden/DEP
    August 27 - Röyksopp & Robyn
    August 30 - Sleep
    August 31 - Sleep
    September 5 - Seth Troxler
    September 14 - Lily Allen
    September 16 - Earth
    September 20 - Skeletonwitch
    September 21 - Nails
    October 3-5 - Austin City Limits
    October 10 - Bonobo
    October 12 - Austin City Limits: Day 3
    October 23 - 26 - Housecore Horror Metal Festival
    November 7-9 - Fun Fun Fun Fest
    November 23 - Caribou

  18. #378

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    Man, Beck is on creative crack right now or something. Dig this one a lot too. Can't wait for the acoustic album though.

    Check out my concert photos http://www.flickr.com/photos/ameeps/
    June
    5 - tUnE-yArDs - Fonda
    10 - Jack White - Fonda
    11 - Jack White - Mayan
    13 - War On Drugs - 50 Kent
    14 - Beirut - 50 Kent
    15 - CHVRCHES - McCarren
    16 - Phantogram - T5
    17 - 19 - The National - Prospect
    20 - Little Dragon - T5
    21 - Bill Maher - Capitol
    22 - Dave Chapelle - Radio City
    24 - Dave Chapelle & The Roots - Radio City
    26 - Warpaint - Prospect
    30 - Beck - Hammerstein

  19. #379
    Coachella Junkie sonofhal's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    London, UK
    Posts
    8,955

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    Song Reader was excellent last night. So many great artists on one stage. This guy had some sweet moves.

    Last edited by sonofhal; 07-05-2013 at 09:46 AM.
    Quote Originally Posted by JustSteve View Post
    well, for all intensive porpoises it is, will sell out within seconds tomorrow.
    Quote Originally Posted by korbinn View Post
    It's jsut dawned on me that I'm overly confident and a extremely ocd perfectionist.
    Quote Originally Posted by kroqken View Post
    I don't give a flying fuck about the Kardashians, I doubt they know who Belle and Sebastian are.

  20. #380
    Coachella Junkie algunz's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Rustin' in Tustin
    Posts
    21,319

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    Love his new songs!!! 2014!!!!!

  21. #381

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    Quote Originally Posted by sonofhal View Post
    Song Reader was excellent last night. So many great artists on one stage. This guy had some sweet moves.

    Agreed, it was cooler/more entertaining than I was expecting. We All Wear Cloaks was bloody hilarious! Jarvis Cocker was letting loose like no other.
    Last edited by ameeps; 09-18-2013 at 08:11 AM.

    Check out my concert photos http://www.flickr.com/photos/ameeps/
    June
    5 - tUnE-yArDs - Fonda
    10 - Jack White - Fonda
    11 - Jack White - Mayan
    13 - War On Drugs - 50 Kent
    14 - Beirut - 50 Kent
    15 - CHVRCHES - McCarren
    16 - Phantogram - T5
    17 - 19 - The National - Prospect
    20 - Little Dragon - T5
    21 - Bill Maher - Capitol
    22 - Dave Chapelle - Radio City
    24 - Dave Chapelle & The Roots - Radio City
    26 - Warpaint - Prospect
    30 - Beck - Hammerstein

  22. #382
    Member zircona1's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Location
    Columbia, MO
    Posts
    1,305

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    Being a Beck fan and a musician, I bought Song Reader. Did anyone else buy it?

    It's pretty neat - it's basically a hardcover with folder pockets and 18 individual pieces of sheet music (each designed differently, with funny bonus songs on the back).

    I've learned to play one on the piano - "Just Noise" - and am working on another one. One of these days I'll post my recording of it.
    We're here to play some Mississippi Delta Blues. We're in a horrible depression, and I gotta admit - we're starting to like it.

  23. #383
    Member icedKeg's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Atlanta
    Posts
    1,760

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    Let's talk about Beck, man.

    Another new song. This is called Gimme.

    Quote Originally Posted by Pee Wee Herman's Hermits View Post
    Melted my face off at Skrillex

  24. #384
    whiney pain in butt
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Posts
    4,721

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    every song seems to be completely different with influences. this latest one is another crazy departure for him.

    i really dig it.

  25. #385
    Member FEELS's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Location
    Palm Desert, CA
    Posts
    2,038

    7/10 Cloud Nothings W/ Metz @ Constellation Room
    7/11 Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds @ The Shrine Auditorium
    7/19 X (Acoustic) @ Pappy & Harriet's
    8/23-8/24 FYF Fest
    9/11 Swans @ The Roxy

  26. #386
    Coachella Junkie algunz's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Rustin' in Tustin
    Posts
    21,319

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man


  27. #387

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    When I saw him at the El Rey last year with the Sea Change band it was fantastic. Can't wait to see the spiritual successor to that fantastic album.

    Check out my concert photos http://www.flickr.com/photos/ameeps/
    June
    5 - tUnE-yArDs - Fonda
    10 - Jack White - Fonda
    11 - Jack White - Mayan
    13 - War On Drugs - 50 Kent
    14 - Beirut - 50 Kent
    15 - CHVRCHES - McCarren
    16 - Phantogram - T5
    17 - 19 - The National - Prospect
    20 - Little Dragon - T5
    21 - Bill Maher - Capitol
    22 - Dave Chapelle - Radio City
    24 - Dave Chapelle & The Roots - Radio City
    26 - Warpaint - Prospect
    30 - Beck - Hammerstein

  28. #388
    Coachella Junkie Drinkey McDrinkerstein's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    DTLA, CA
    Posts
    21,162

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    Vedry excited for new Beck! And I have only seen him once, in 2008, and it was amazing. Would love to see him again.
    last.fm
    6/15/14 Failure - Glasshouse // 7/9/14 Cloud Nothings/Metz - Roxy
    7/16/14 Planes Mistaken For Stars - Echo // 8/23-24/14 FYF Fest - Expo Park //8/25/14 Nine Inch Nails - Hollywood Bowl // 9/12-14/14 Riotfest - Humboldt Park, Chicago, IL
    9/18/14 Neutral Milk Hotel - Hollywood Bowl

  29. #389
    Coachella Junkie algunz's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Rustin' in Tustin
    Posts
    21,319

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    When was the last time he performed at Coachella?
    Last edited by algunz; 10-28-2013 at 09:41 PM.

  30. #390

    Default Re: Let's talk about Beck, man

    '99

Similar Threads

  1. Most Underrated Beck album?
    By sbessiso in forum Polls
    Replies: 37
    Last Post: 11-26-2013, 02:32 PM
  2. Jeff Beck
    By Todd Christensen in forum Rumors/Gossip/Wish List
    Replies: 12
    Last Post: 02-22-2009, 09:55 PM
  3. BECK
    By unitedwestand in forum Music Lounge
    Replies: 51
    Last Post: 06-24-2008, 07:43 AM
  4. BECK
    By odelayer in forum Rumors/Gossip/Wish List
    Replies: 25
    Last Post: 04-12-2008, 01:53 PM
  5. BECK
    By wildlifeanalysis in forum Rumors/Gossip/Wish List
    Replies: 19
    Last Post: 02-18-2007, 02:09 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •