A well-known name in the alternative / indie music scene, Beck has released 11 albums since 1993. Both “Odelay” and “Sean Change” were awarded Album of Year by “Rolling Stone” in 1996 and 2002 respectively. Before his first official recording in 1988, Beck spent time in Germany with his grandfather cultivating his individual sound. Al Hansen, Beck’s grandfather, is a visual collage artist and the duo have collaborated together on the exhibition “Beck & Al Hansen: Playing with Matches.” In addition to his music career, Beck has performed in a few cameo roles in cartoons such as “Futurama”, “The Rugrats Movie”, and “Space Ghost Coast to Coast.”

The platinum artist is son to a Canadian musician, David Campbell, and a former Andy Warhol actress, Bibbe Hansen. Though born Bek David Campbell, he uses his mother’s last name. Beck is an avid scientologist and is currently married to Marissa Ribisi. The couple has two children.

Market Heat Report: Dead & Company Rock the Charts
Much of today’s Market Heat Report remained the same from yesterday; Alvarez vs. Golovkin is still at No. 1 today, the NFL still took a majority of spots, and big names like Ed Sheeran and Bruno Mars made appearances as usual. What did shake up the status quo was... Read more
Market Heat Report: Canelo-GGG Just Four Days Away
With all the excitement from the onset of football season, ticket sales for this weekend’s big fight between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin fell off in recent days. Now, with the fight just four days away, it’s back at the No. 1 spot on today’s Market Heat Report. Football... Read more
Market Heat Report: NFL Nation
Football season has just begun and already ticket sales are taking over. Last night’s Cowboys vs. Giants game was No. 1 on today’s Top 20, followed by games between the Cowboys vs. Eagles and Chiefs vs. Eagles later this season at Nos. 2 & 3. Other games this weekend... Read more
Market Heat Report: A Fine Weekend for Football
It’s Week 1 of football season, and fans are scrambling to get tickets to their favorite team’s kickoff game this Sunday, of which there are many. Last night’s season opener for the Patriots and Chiefs came in at No. 2 on the list. On Sunday, the Redskins will face... Read more
Market Heat Report: Sports Sales Still Winning
It would be easier to count the spots on today’s Top 20 that did not go to sports-related events than the ones that did…(it’s 5). Fans of all different sports contributed to 3/4s of the spots on today’s Market Heat Report, but next weekend’s fight between Canelo Alvarez and... Read more
Market Heat Report: Misfits One Night Only Reunion
Once again, four events dominated the sales on TicketNetwork today: the Mayweather-McGregor fight, the Mayweather-McGregor weigh-in, the Misfits reunion in LA, and the Dallas Cowboys vs. Green Bay Packers game at AT&T Stadium. Punk-rock fans are thrilled about the reunion of the legendary Misfits at the Forum in December-... Read more
Market Heat Report: Football, Baseball, and of course, Ed Sheeran
Sports are dominating the TicketNetwork marketplace once again today, with excatly half of the Top 20 belonging to MLB and NFL games. Popular teams still include baseball’s Kansas City Royals and Boston Red Sox, and football’s Dallas Cowboys and Green Bay Packers. Tonight’s game between the Royals and the... Read more
Market Heat Report: McCartney Makes the Grade
Former Beatle and prolific songwriter Paul McCartney saw both of his Hollywood Casino (Tinley Park, IL) shows among the hottest in the land, with Tuesday’s concert at No. 13 and tonight’s at No. 10 in the Market Heat Report from the TicketNetwork marketplace. That said, the top of the... Read more
Beck Announces North American Tour
Summary by Dean Knightly Beck announced recently that he will be making a few stops to select cities this summer, following the release of his newest album. He will start off the tour in Santa Barbara, CA on April 9th. He’s also scheduled to make an appearance at Coachella,... Read more
Forecastle Music Festival: Outkast, Jack White, Beck Headlining
Summary by Dean Knightly, TicketNews: Outkast is set to increase their tour presence for 2014 as they announce that they’re joining Jack White, Beck, Spoon, and many others, at the Louisville Forecastle Festival this summer. The festival will feature more than just music. A highlight includes a Kentucky Bourbon... Read more