In 2012, Beck pulled the very Beck-ian move of releasing his newest batch of songs, Song Reader, via a book of sheet music, as opposed to putting out actual recordings of the songs.
Billie Joe Armstrong made a country record, and no one is more surprised about this than the Green Day frontman himself.
Recorded over just nine days at a Manhattan recording studio with a small clutch of musicians, the album features a slew of country music standards by the likes of Tex Ritter and Gene Autry.
Ryan Adams performs a Live on Letterman concert webcast on Monday, December 5. Start time is 8pm Eastern (6pm Central, 5pm Pacific), and you can watch it right here or on CBS.com. [pullquote quote=”It was […]