Beck showcases that he can dominate the new contemporary radio-friendly pop sound. … More Beck Takes on Contemporary Pop on ‘Colors’
There is no doubt that Beck is one of the most innovative and talented musicians of his generation. He has blended various sounds and styles into his music such as folk, hip-hop, psychedelia, and electronic and alternative rock. How can you not love a guy who has mastered all those genres like a shape-shifter? However, … More Did Winning Album of the Year Ruin Beck?
In 1998, it seemed that there was more to Beck than his “slacker” rapping pounding Generation X anthem “Loser.” In 1996, Beck released his supreme second official studio album, Odelay, which many consider his best album, launching him into being one of the greatest artists from the 1990s. Like Beck’s previous album, Mellow Gold (1994), it was an album … More How Beck Established his Genre-Bending Legacy on ‘Mutations’