EW 1000

My Top 10: Beck

Your favorite alternative rocker shares his reasons why he couldn't come up with a top 10 list

BECK SHARES 10 REASONS WHY HE COULDN'T COME UP WITH A TOP 10 LIST

1. I don't really know many...musicians.
2. The ''best-ofs'' are always hard for me.
3. I don't really think hierarchically, you know?
4. It's so hard for me to reduce what I like to [a list].
5. I have so many friends, you know? And you leave somebody off and it's just...you know?
6. My favorites kind of change all the time. Like my favorite thing of a certain artist. You know? Favorite album...
7. Most of my moments like that are from the '60s, early '70s.
8. I don't know.
9. It's hard.
10. I'm trying to visualize my record collection.

Originally posted Jun 17, 2008 Published in issue #999-1000 Jun 27, 2008 Order article reprints