Beck picks his favourite artists to remix some of his best work
Beck has called upon some of his favourite artists to reinterpret his work for a new album due for release on December 13, 2005 in the US. "Guerolito" features remixes and reworking of some great Beck classics.
"Guerolito" features an eclectic line-up of artists to create Beck's Gold selling album "Guero's" 'multi-dimensional bizarro twin.'
The artwork from the original album "Guero" will be 'remixed' by cover artist Marcel Dzama creating new variations on the distinctive and striking original package.
The track listing for "Guerolito"
Ghost Range (E-Pro) - remix by Homelife
Que Onda Guero - remix by Islands
Girl - remix by Octet
Heaven Hammer (Missing) - remix by Air
Shake Shake Tambourine (Black Tambourine) - remix by Adrock (Beastie Boys)
Terremoto Tempo (Earthquake Weather) - remix by Mario C
Ghettochipp Malfunction (Hell Yes) - remix by 8-Bit
Broken Drum - remix by Boards of Canada
Scarecrow - remix by El-P
Wish Coin (Go It Alone) - remix by Diplo
Farewell Ride - remix by Subtle
Rental Car - remix by John King (Dust Brothers)
Emergency Exit - remix by Th' Corn Gangg
Simultaneously on December 13, the Guero Deluxe package will be released on UMD format in limited quantity.
Guero was released on March 29 and entered the Top 200 albums at #2, representing a one-weeksales high for the three-time Grammy winner. Guero's first single "E-Pro" was Beck's second #1 at Modern Rock, the first being "Loser" in 1994.