Beck will return to the recording studio this week to begin work on the follow-up to his 2002 DGC album "Sea Change." Joining him behind the boards will be the Dust Brothers, who produced the bulk of

Beck will return to the recording studio this week to begin work on the follow-up to his 2002 DGC album "Sea Change." Joining him behind the boards will be the Dust Brothers, who produced the bulk of Beck's 1996 album "Odelay" and also lent a hand on 1999's "Midnite Vultures." Beck recently finished touring in support of "Sea Change," which debuted at a career-best No. 8 on The Billboard 200 and has sold 522,000 copies in the U.S., according to Nielsen SoundScan.

According to the artist's official Web site, Beck is will shoot three videos this month for inclusion on a "Sea Change" DVD, a release date for which has not been announced. He will direct one clip himself, and collaborate on two others with Steve Hanft, who directed Beck's clips for "Loser" and "Pay No Mind."

Hanft also directed the film "Southlander," in which Beck appears alongside musicians Beth Orton and Hank Williams III, as well as Laura Prepon ("That '70s Show") and Rory Cochrane ("Dazed and Confused"). "Southlander" will be released on DVD Oct. 7 via Music Video Distributors with bonus scenes, a director's commentary and music videos.

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