Watch Beck’s ‘freestyle’ harmonica version of “Saw Lightning”

Plus a cover of Van Halen's "Hot For Teacher"

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Beck has released a video of the ‘freestyle’ version of recent single “Saw Lightning”, in which he performs solo, accompanying himself on harmonica and foot-stomps.

Watch it below:

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The original version of “Saw Lightning”, co-produced by Pharrell Williams, will feature on Beck’s new album Hyperspace, due later this year via Capitol Records.

You can also hear Beck reunite with regular producer Greg Kurstin on The Bird And The Bee’s new version of Van Halen’s “Hot For Teacher”, which features on the duo’s upcoming album Interpreting The Masters Volume 2: A Tribute To Van Halen, out on August 2. Listen below:

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