Legendary English artist Jeff Beck is releasing his first album in six years called LOUD HAILER on July 15th via Atco Records, an imprint of Rhino Entertainment. But before the album release, Jeff is sharing the first single from the record "Live In The Dark," and we have the world premiere of the track for you to listen to right here.
About Jeff Beck's 2016 album LOUD HAILER
"Live In The Dark" is the first single off of Jeff Beck's 11th studio album called LOUD HAILER. This is a follow-up to his 2010 album Emotion & Commotion, which hit #3 on the US Rock Albums Billboard chart. The upcoming record also showcases 10 other new songs, produced by Jeff along with Filippo Cimatti, with help writing the tracks from signer Rosie Bones and guitarist Carmen Vandenberg. Jeff actually met Carmen at Queen drummer Roger Taylor's birthday party. This is Jeff's first album collaborating with Rosie and Carmen.
On the meaning behind the album's title for LOUD HAILER
Loud Hailer is another name for a megaphone, which according to Beck, plays well into the content featured in the record's songs.
"I really wanted to make a statement about some of the nasty things I see going on in the world today, and I loved the idea of being at a rally and using this loud device to shout my point of view."