Beck et al cover California Classics

“Echo in the Canyon” tribute concerts at Los Angeles’ Orpheum Theatre featured classic California artists (The Beach Boys, The Byrds, Love, Buffalo Springfield, etc) covered by Beck, Fiona Apple, Cat Power, Regina Spektor and Jade (formerly of Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros). Jakob Dylan lead the house band that played with all these artists. An “Echo in the Canyon” album has been announced for spring 2016 (also note that last night was professionally filmed, suggesting a DVD may also be in the works). Until then, get a taste of Beck tackling The Byrds’ “Goin’ Back” and “The Bells Of Rhymney” and  The Mamas and The Papas’ “Monday, Monday” courtesy of Vinod Shankar, creator of Beck megasite Vinod also shared the setlist and noted in the whiskeyclone facebook group that the bassist in the house band was Dan Rothchild, who played bass on Beck’s 2005 Guero tour.

1. Jade – “Go Where You Want To Go” (The Mamas & The Papas)
2. Jade – “Dedicated To The One I Love” (The Mamas & The Papas)
3. Beck – “Goin’ Back” (The Byrds)
4. Beck – “Bells Of Rhymney” (The Byrds)
5. Fiona Apple – “In My Room” (The Beach Boys)
6. Fiona Apple – “It Won’t Be Wrong” (The Byrds)
7. Cat Power – “Never My Love” (The Association)
8. Jakob Dylan – “She” (The Monkees)
9. Jade – “Questions” (Buffalo Springfield)
10. Cat Power – “You Showed Me” (The Turtles / The Byrds)
11. Regina Spektor – “No Matter What You Do” (Love)
12. Jade – “I Just Wasn’t Made For These Times” (The Beach Boys)
13. Regina Spektor – “Expecting To Fly” (Buffalo Springfield)
14. Jakob Dylan – “What’s Happening?!?!” (The Byrds)
15. Everyone – “Monday Monday” (The Mamas & The Papas)

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