Vintage crime authors celebrated with
The BooksellerVintage crime authors celebrated with 'killer cocktails'The BooksellerIrish crime writer Stuart Neville - pen name Haylen Beck - told the room how he chose his new pseudonym, inspired by his love of American crime writing, after two guitar heroes (Eddie Van Halen and Jeff Beck) and delved into the psychology of his ...
Posted on 19 September 2017 | 1:48 am
John McLaughlin and the Elevation of the
HuffPostJohn McLaughlin and the Elevation of the Musical SpiritHuffPostJohn McLaughlin, who both Pat Metheny and Jeff Beck have deemed the greatest guitarist we have, has released his latest album, Live at Ronnie Scott's with his band, The 4th Dimension, and is preparing for a November US tour with guitarist Jimmy Herring ...
Posted on 18 September 2017 | 6:46 pm
Political Beats - National Review
National ReviewPolitical BeatsNational ReviewBeck as the musical epitomization of that late '90s "irony/post-irony/New Sincerity" moment that other artists and authors were also wrestling with. Jeff emphasizes Beck's work ethic, and how it sits completely at odds with his early 'slacker' musical ...
Posted on 18 September 2017 | 4:46 am
Project Mama Earth is a new project
Purple RevolverProject Mama Earth is a new project featuring Joss Stone, Jonathan Joseph and morePurple RevolverRewind to 2003, when Jonathan Joseph's sky-high reputation as a drummer/percussionist (Jeff Beck, Pat Metheny/Ricky Martin) saw him drafted as musical director for a hot-tip British soul singer about to sell five million copies of her acclaimed debut ...
Posted on 17 September 2017 | 9:18 pm
Five great things to do: Sept. 17-23 -
Lincoln Journal StarFive great things to do: Sept. 17-23Lincoln Journal StarMUSIC: Beth Hart with Marina V, 8 p.m. Thursday, Rococo Theatre. Blues singer Beth Hart came out of the Los Angeles club scene, worked with Jeff Beck and Slash and saw her 2013 collaboration with guitarist Joe Bonamassa get a Grammy nomination.
Posted on 16 September 2017 | 9:08 pm
Trombone Shorty's Bowl show takes partying
Shorty’s vocals have a lithe warmth, but the hard corners and sharp elbows of hip hop can be heard in his phrasing, and baby-faced guitarist Pete Murano has a chunky, overdriven sound that recalls Jeff Beck. “Craziest Thing” is a winking, funky come ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:49 am
Joe Bonamassa Slays Santa Barbara Bowl
Bonamassa played solo after solo full of ear piercing guitar riffs . His cover of Freddie King’s “Going Down,” brought back memories of Jeff Beck in his red sneakers playing the same venue in 1982. That cover was the biggest hit for the Jeff Beck Group.
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:59 pm
Kasey Singleton wins garden for Emmerton
Kellogg’s Associate Brand Manager Jeff Beck said Singleton’s plan submission was selected for its emphasis on organic gardening. “This submission was very in tune with organics. It cut to the heart of what Kellogg’s is all about, growing vegetables ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:26 am
The Faces set for major new anthology
The Faces formed in 1969 when former Small Faces Ian McLagan, Kenney Jones and Ronnie Lane hooked up with ex-Jeff Beck Group vocalist Rod Stewart and guitarist Ronnie Wood. This September 5, forty years after their break-up, the three surviving members of ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 4:47 am
Prep Football Preview: Belvidere North has
"Our personnel over the last couple of years dictated throwing the ball," third-year coach Jeff Beck said. "But my background and preference is the option. "When I first started here, we had a large group of skill kids that had grown accustomed to the ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 1:00 am