Beck

  1. Morning Fix: Suggestions for Thom Yorke’s Communications Chief; Vivendi Finalizes $1.3B Purchase of Legardere Stake; Beck’s Back This February

    October 29, 2013 8:45 AM EDT Get the Morning Fix Delivered To Your Inbox HERE BUSINESS MATTERS: IF I WERE THOM YORKE'S COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR More than three months have passed since Thom Yorke and Nigel Godrich, his bandmate in Atoms for Peace and the producer of num ...

  2. Beck Signs to Capitol, Announces New Album for February

    October 28, 2013 8:35 PM EDT Beck has signed to Capitol Records, with an album of new material -- his first in nearly six years -- scheduled for February 2014. The album, titled "Morning Phase," is billed as a spiritual successor to "Sea Change," Beck� ...

  3. Beck Unveiling New Songs on 'Sound Shapes' Video Games

    July 18, 2012 11:43 AM EDT Beck is contributing three unreleased songs to the upcoming video game "Sound Shapes," developer Queasy Games announced on Wednesday. His tracks "Cities," "Touch the People" and "Spiral Staircase," will each ...

  4. The Legal Fight Over That Song From 'The Fighter'

    January 21, 2011 12:00 AM EST If you've seen "The Fighter," you're likely familiar with the inspiring story of boxer Mickey Ward and great acting performances, particularly from Christian Bale, Amy Adams and Melissa Leo. Here's something you don't ...

  5. Jeff Beck Honors Les Paul With Special Club Gig

    June 10, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Jeff Beck honored his late friend and mentor, Les Paul , with an intimate performance at his favorite haunt, the Iridium Jazz Club. The legendary Paul played there every Monday night until his death last August, so it was an appropriate place for ...

  6. Bat For Lashes May Recruit Beck For Album

    May 28, 2010 12:00 AM EDT U.K. alternative act Bat For Lashes has teamed with Beck for the new "The Twilight Saga: Eclipse" soundtrack, out next month. Now Natasha Khan is considering working with him again when it comes to recording the follow-up to her 2009 Bat ...

  7. Fintage Signs Beck Deal

    February 25, 2009 12:00 AM EST Fintage Music has signed a sub-publishing deal with Beck that covers the world outside North America. The company will now represent four albums - "Modern Guilt,” “Sea Change,” “Stereopathic Soul Manure,” and ”One Foot in the Grave,"- an ...

  8. Plugged/Unplugged: Beck and TouchTunes, NARM’s Parity Plea

    June 27, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Plugged: I missed posting this item to .biz earlier in the week…but this deal between Beck and TouchTunes to preview his upcoming album “Modern Guilt” is pretty cool, if a bit limited in scope. TouchTunes operates a fleet of around 10,000 fancy-pa ...

  9. New Beck Album Denied U.K. Chart Eligibility

    October 04, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Beck's new Interscope album, "The Information," could sell a million copies next week and still not be considered for placement on the U.K. album chart. The U.K.'s Official Chart Company (OCC) has rul Beck's new Interscope ...

  10. Sony/ATV, Musicnotes.com Ink Deal

    June 23, 2006 12:00 AM EDT To include songs by the Beatles, Beck, Oasis. To include songs by the Beatles, Beck, Oasis. News ...

  11. BECK

    December 20, 2005 12:00 AM EST It would be hard to improve on Beck's gold-certified "Guero," a drowsy collection of crunchy guitar, Spanish flourishes, '50s vocal refrains and his most seductive tool, his own low-toned vocals. Luck It would be hard to improv ...

  12. Beck Finally Hitting The Road This Fall

    August 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT North American tour begins Sept. 19. Nearly five months since the release of his latest Interscope album, "Guero," Beck has only played sporadic live dates in support of the set. But the artist has finally made plans to go on tour in Nor ...

  13. Beck Ready To Hit The Road

    April 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Beck will begin a nearly month-long European tour May 28 in Winchester, England, at the Homelands Festival. Beck will begin a nearly month-long European tour May 28 in Winchester, England, at the Homelands Festival. The artist will play mostly hea ...

  14. 50 Cent Holds Off Beck On Billboard 200

    April 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Larry the Cable Guy scores record comedy sales. The biggest sales week of Beck's career isn't enough to knock 50 Cent from the top rung of The Billboard 200. The rapper's "The Massacre" (Shady/Aftermath/Interscope) reigns ...

  15. Retail Track

    April 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Quick response by UMVD averts a spree of street-date violations on Beck's "Guero." Read Ed Christman's column. Quick response by UMVD averts a spree of street-date violations on Beck's "Guero." Read Ed Christman& ...

  16. Retail Track

    April 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Quick response by UMVD averts a spree of street-date violations on Beck's "Guero." Read Ed Christman's column. Quick response by UMVD averts a spree of street-date violations on Beck's "Guero." Read Ed Christman& ...

  17. Retail Track

    April 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Quick response by UMVD averts a spree of street-date violations on Beck's "Guero." Read Ed Christman's column. Quick response by UMVD averts a spree of street-date violations on Beck's "Guero." Read Ed Christman& ...

  18. Lollapalooza Back As Two-Day One-Off Fest

    March 30, 2005 12:00 AM EST Beck, Killers eyed for lineup. Beck, Killers eyed for lineup. News ...

  19. Beck

    March 30, 2005 12:00 AM EST Returning to the unflappable songwriting assistance and smoking beats of the Dust Brothers, Beck has catapulted back with a party. Returning to the unflappable songwriting assistance and smoking beats of the Dust Brothers, Beck has catapulted back ...

  20. Starbucks Jumping The Gun On Beck Album

    March 24, 2005 12:00 AM EST By selling Beck's "Guero" album, Starbucks is stepping up its presence in music beyond the adult-alternative CDs it generally carries. But the company apparently has a way to go before it understands By selling Beck's "Gue ...