Beck performs new song 'Wave' live in Los Angeles – watch

Beck performs new song 'Wave' live in Los Angeles – watch

Beck performed new song 'Wave', taken from his forthcoming album 'Morning Phase', during a performance in Los Angeles on Sunday [November 24].

The US singer-songwriter played live at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles in the latest of the song Reader performances. As well as debuting new solo material, Beck was joined by artists including Jarvis Cocker, Jenny Lewis, Childish Gambino, Jack Black and Van Dyke Parks for the show. Scroll up to see Beck perform "Wave" with the Los Angeles Philharmonic now.

'Wave' will appear on Beck's new album Morning Phase. It was recently revealed that three other tracks from the album - 'Waking Light', 'Blackbird Chain', and 'Country Dawn', were recorded at Jack White's Third Man Records. Beck has described the record, which is due out next February, as coming from the tradition of "California music".

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