Sometimes, here at Musick, we have some friends round, drink some wine, put on a song and sing along and it all sounds pretty terrible. Beck does the same thing only without the wine and the bit about it sounding terrible and his friends are people like St Vincent and the guys from Liars. For the past few months, Beck’s been hitting the Rolodex hard and calling in amigos to help him record whole albums in a day and this month it was the turn of INXS’ ’80s behemoth, Kick, to get the faithful treatment. Here’s a great little video showing the recording of the album’s opening track, ‘Guns In The Sky’:
Two things; the drums sound amazing and Beck’s got some lovely knitwear on.