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Best of Beck

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Best of Beck

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Jeff Beck
genre:
Rock

We gave it a C+

For a guitarist of Jeff Beck’s genius, his so-called best-of collection is surprisingly lame. Although his fretwork is rarely less than dazzling, most of the material on Best of Beck is uninspired. Only on Curtis Mayfield’s ”People Get Ready” — on which Beck is paired with old buddy Rod Stewart — is the musical total greater than the sum of its parts. C+