Date: May 15, 2015
Beck took the lo-fi sound of DIY indie rock to the Top 10 in 1994 with his slacker anthem "Loser." But his avant-pop palette extends well beyond the folk-rap beats and samples of that hit, encompassing everything from funk, soul and psychedelia to wild experiments with feedback, electronics, toy instruments and found sounds. All that plus his surreal lyrics made for an alt-pop sound that helped define the 90's and made Beck one of the most interesting musicians of his era. Beck's latest album, Morning Phase, won the 2015 Grammy for Album of the Year.
With a six-decade career and 200-plus albums, Willie Nelson is the creative genius behind the historic recordings of “Crazy," “Red Headed Stranger” and “Stardust.” He has earned every conceivable award as a musician and amassed reputable credentials as an author, actor and activist.
This event is part of the 2015 Capitol Federal Concert Series at Starlight Theatre.