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Beck changes course with 'Dreams,' his dance-ready new single

Beck changes course with 'Dreams,' his dance-ready new single

Just months after Beck's surprising win for album of the year at the Grammys, he's back with a new single and a striking new sonic direction.  The singer-songwriter had earlier hinted at new music, posting artwork for a new song "Dreams" last week. Now the single has arrived, and it's a much dancier reaction to the smooth bummer-folk of his acclaimed "Morning Phase." The song is built on a hard-strummed, garage-rock riff that quickly gets reenforced with a big disco production. It's dance music indebted to the early Nile Rodgers era, but with just enough glammy rock and roll, '70s acoustic guitars and really strong hook-writing to...

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