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Thursday, December 18 2008

The Best Albums of 2008

PopMatters presents our 60 best albums of 2008, highlighted by the return of British trip-hop legends and some infectious American indie rock by way of the Cascade Mountains.


Thursday, December 18 2008

The Best Re-Issues of 2008


Reviews

Monday, July 7 2014

Beck + GOASTT: 1 July 2014 - Summerstage, New York (Photos)

Beck really knocked it out of the park with his show at Summerstage.


Sunday, February 23 2014

Beck: Morning Phase

Morning Phase may not be the out-and-out masterpiece that everyone says it is, but anytime we are blessed with a very-good Beck album, the world is all the richer because of it.


Sunday, October 19 2008

Beck

If there is a flaw with Beck it may be that he has so many sides you can never be quite sure which one is going to turn up.


Sunday, July 6 2008

Beck: Modern Guilt

The much-anticipated collaboration with Danger Mouse doesn’t live up to the past accolades of either artist.


Thursday, February 7 2008

Beck: Odelay

Beck's 1996 breakthrough album gets the two-disc deluxe treatment, which augments the original record with remixes, unreleased songs, and b-sides.


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Beck: Guerolito [6.Dec.05]
Beck [8.Aug.05]
Beck: Guero [28.Mar.05]
Beck: Sea Change [24.Oct.02]

Blogs

Wednesday, February 26 2014

A Strange Invitation: Ranking the Beck Albums

A coffee house fixture in Los Angeles, Beck nearly got lost in the deluge of alt-rockers with his left-field hit "Loser". Then his follow-up album put him in the category of musical visionary. Ranging from barely-contained chaotic works to seamless masterpieces, here are his ten best efforts.


Wednesday, February 12 2014

Ain't Talking 'Bout Love: Top 10 Definitive Breakup Albums

During a week where you're bombarded with overpriced consumerism disguised as love, here are ten albums that look at love's hangover.


Wednesday, October 16 2013

The Top 8 "Next Nirvanas"

Following Nirvana's surprise ascent to stardom, no one knew what would be the next underground success story. Here are eight examples of where people post-Nevermind opted to place their bets.


Thursday, June 28 2012

Governor's Ball Music Festival: 24 June 2012 - New York

Day 2 at Governor's Ball NYC presented a maturing festival--in both its lineup and execution. And that was a good thing.


Friday, November 4 2011

Counterbalance No. 57: Beck’s 'Odelay'

Rocking the plastic like a man from the Catskills, Beck holds down the Number 57 place on Acclaimed Music’s Great List. Let me hear you say “Ooh, la la, Sasson”.


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