News Headlines | Upcoming Releases | Browse News Archives
 
Beck Turned Down Chance To Write Mad Men Theme
By: Ryan |
Source: RTTNews

Print | E-Mail | Most Viewed | RSS |


 Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Beck has revealed that he passed up the opportunity to write and record the theme for AMC's hit series Mad Men. Speaking with Billboard, the hit maker joked that his ability to sniff out a good opportunity may be diminishing as his career moves on.

"My instinct has definitely gone awry; I could give you many examples," he began.

He continued to explain his first reaction when contacted by the show's producers:

"'It's about ad executives in the '60s? They're going to make a show about that? Really? Um, I don't think so.'"

He notes that since then he has become a big Mad Men fan, adding that it's "just like the best show ever made!"

Copyright(c) 2014 RTTNews.com. All Rights Reserved


Links:
More on Beck on Alternative Addiction

Beck Gearing Up to Release Acoustic Album This Summer
Date Published: Thursday, May 02, 2013

Beck Returns To Studio
Date Published: Monday, September 15, 2003

News Comments

Comments:

Be the first to post a comment for this news story!
Post a comment:
Comment Policy: We encourage comments and look forward to hearing from you. Please note that Alternative Addiction may, in our sole discretion, remove comments if they are off topic or inappropriate.

Name:

 
     

Comments:

 
     

Validation:

 


   





Bush Announce Release Date For New Album

Bush have announced an October 21st release date for their highly anticipated new album, "Man On The Run". 

 

Killers Cover Iggy Azalea At V Festival

The Killers covered the Iggy Azalea cut "Fancy" during their headlining set at the V Festival in Staffordshire, England on Saturday, August 16. 

 
Josh Homme Salutes Crowdsurfer In Wheelchair
My Silent Bravery Releases New Video, New...
Former A Rocket to the Moon Frontman Enjo...
Colony House Carry a Big Legacy
Rival Sons Announce New Album and New U.S...
AA Podcast: Night Riots Edition
Sleeperstar Release New Song
Coming Up Denver: My Body Sings Electric
Up Next in NYC: STATIONS
From Humble Beginnings To Walking With Giants
AA Interview: Meet The Skylit Letter
Midi Matilda Explain Retro Sound
Ben Rector Talks The Walking In Between
No Home but The Road- An interview with L...
The Uncommon Year For Not Tonight Josephine
The Next Mainstream Rock Staple: Red Line...

Search AA News

Enter Keyword Below:

 

 

 

Browse News Archive

Select A Month:
Select A Year:

 

 

 

Site Map | Facebook | Twitter | Last.fm | Donate | Privacy Statement | Advertise | Contact Us
2014 Alternative Addiction LLC