Jeff Beck Releasing Live Album and Two New Studio Tracks | VIDEO

April 9, 2015
Jeff Beck’s 2014 double-bill tour with ZZ Top provides the source material for the guitarist’s new live album, Jeff Beck Live+, out May 5. The album features 14 live performances from the tour and includes two new studio tracks, the first new music from Beck since his 2010 Grammy-winning album, Emotion & Commotion.

Jeff Beck Live+ features more than an hour’s worth of music recorded at multiple venues. On the tracks, Beck is backed up by his band, consisting of vocalist Jimmy Hall, bassist Rhonda Smith, drummer Jonathan Joseph and guitarist Nicolas Meier. The material stretches across Beck’s five-decade career and includes “Morning Dew” (from Truth, 1968), “Superstition” (from Beck, Bogert, Appice, 1973), “Big Block” (from Jeff Beck’s Guitar Shop, 1989), and two Grammy-winning tracks: his cover of the Beatles’ “A Day in the Life” and “Hammerhead.”

 
The album arrives as Beck begins an East Coast solo tour, which includes newly added dates in May. This trek also features make-up dates from last year’s ZZ Top tour, which was cut short when ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hill injured his hip from a fall in the band’s tour bus.

The two new studio tracks are “Tribal” and “My Tiled White Floor,” and they feature  guest vocals from Ruth Lorenzo and Veronica Bellino, respectively. These aggressive new songs mark Beck’s first studio recordings since 2010.

Beck’s 17th full-length studio album is expected later this year.
 
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Jeff Beck Live+
Track Listing
1. “Loaded”
2. “Morning Dew”
3. “You Know You Know”
4. “Why Give It Away”
5. “A Change Is Gonna Come”
6. “A Day In The Life”
7. “Superstition”
8. “Hammerhead”
9. “Little Wing”
10.”Big Block”
11. “Where Were You”
12. “Danny Boy”
13. “Rollin' And Tumblin’”
14. “Going Down”
15. “Tribal”*
16. “My Tiled White Floor”*

*New Studio Recording



Jeff Beck Solo Dates
April 13 - The Capitol Theatre, Port Chester, NY                
April 15 - The Paramount, Huntington, NY 
April 16 - The Paramount, Huntington, NY
April 17 - The Paramount Huntington, NY
April 18 - The Capitol Theatre, Port Chester, NY
April 19 - Orpheum Theatre, Boston, MA
April 21 - Ulster Performing Arts Center, Kingston, NY
April 22 - Bergen Performing Arts Center, Englewood, NJ
April 24 - Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank, NJ
April 25 - The Strand - Capital Performing Arts Center, York, PA       
April 26 - The Palace Theatre, Greensburg, PA


With ZZ Top
April 30 - Cedar Park Center, Cedar Park, TX
May 1 - Winstar Casino, Thackerville, OK
May 2 - Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, The Woodlands, TX
May 3 - Concrete Street, Corpus Christi, TX
May 7 - MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre, Tampa, FL
May 8 - Cruzan Amphitheater, West Palm Beach, FL 
May 9 - St. Augustine Amphitheatre, St. Augustine, FL
May 10 - Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre, Alpharetta, GA


Jeff Beck Newly Added Solo Dates - on sale dates noted:
May 12 - The Kentucky Center - Whitney Hall, Louisville, KY*       
May 14 - Michigan Theater, Ann Arbor, MI ***
May 15 - Hard Rock Live, Northfield, OH*
May 16 - PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center, Cincinnati, OH      
May 17 - Ryman Auditorium, Nashville, TN 
May 19 - Fox Theater, St. Louis, MO *  
May 21 - Chicago Theatre, Chicago, IL **  
May 22 - Riverside Theatre, Milwaukee, WI* 
May 23 - State Theater, Minneapolis, MN*

*on sale April 10
** on sale April 11
*** on sale April 17
 
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