Jeff Beck

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Nile Rodgers, Bonnie Raitt and John Squire on the Fender Stratocaster
How did a radio repair man make an instrument so sublime that it makes giants of music weep with reverence? As the Fender Stratocaster turns 70, we explore its extraordinary life

Andy Welch

10, Apr, 2024 @3:23 PM

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Thirty-year-old collaboration between Paul McCartney and Jeff Beck unearthed
The track, titled Why Are They Cutting Down the Rainforest?, is being shared as part of McCartney’s Meat Free Monday campaign to encourage vegetarianism

Shaad D'Souza

30, Jan, 2023 @3:47 PM

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Jeff Beck obituary
Virtuoso musician who took the guitar in new directions with a firework display of contrasting techniques and textures

Adam Sweeting

12, Jan, 2023 @4:22 PM

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Heart full of soul: the maverick genius of Jeff Beck, the ‘guitarist’s guitarist’ | Alexis Petridis
He began with bubblegum pop in the Yardbirds, then moved on to psychedelia, funk, jazz fusion, even techno – but no matter what the genre, Beck was always ahead of the curve

Alexis Petridis

11, Jan, 2023 @10:35 PM

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Legendary rock guitarist Jeff Beck dies aged 78
Beck rose to fame with the Yardbirds before fronting the Jeff Beck Group and making forays into the jazz-fusion sound he pioneered

Shaad D'Souza

11, Jan, 2023 @10:01 PM

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Johnny Depp and Jeff Beck sue professor who accused them of plagiarism
The lawsuit relates to a song from the pair’s album 18 which shares lines with a poem documented from an inmate in Missouri State Penitentiary

Laura Snapes

24, Oct, 2022 @11:24 AM

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Johnny Depp and Jeff Beck to review claims they stole incarcerated man’s poem
Song from pair’s album 18 appears to take several lines from Hobo Ben by Slim Wilson without giving credit

Laura Snapes

05, Aug, 2022 @10:31 AM

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Jeff Beck and Johnny Depp: 18 review – a dull display of colossal self-pity
The perfunctory covers on this collaborative album serve to show just how bad Depp’s own songwriting is, as he rants about how awful it is to be him

Michael Hann

14, Jul, 2022 @2:47 PM

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Johnny Depp writes song about defamation trial against Amber Heard
Actor writes two songs for album with British guitarist Jeff Beck that ‘ignited our youthful spirit and creativity’

Sophie Zeldin-O'Neill

10, Jul, 2022 @10:42 AM

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Johnny Depp to release album with Jeff Beck
Joint-project will be released in July, says guitarist who has toured with Depp during the denouement of high-profile defamation trial

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

03, Jun, 2022 @9:44 AM

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Johnny Depp appears in Sheffield at Jeff Beck gig ahead of defamation trial verdict
Depp performs Jimi Hendrix and Marvin Gaye covers with rock guitarist, days after concluding arguments in US case against Amber Heard

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

30, May, 2022 @8:20 AM

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Johnny Depp and Jeff Beck announce album with cover of John Lennon's Isolation
Hollywood actor adds to list of starry musical projects as he awaits restart of libel case against the Sun newspaper

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

17, Apr, 2020 @9:41 AM

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