Beck asks fans to design album cover

The winner could be exhibited

Beck wants fans to design the cover of new album ’The Information’.

The LP, which is due out on October 2, will feature blank packaging and one of four sets of sticker sheets that allow fans to make whatever cover they want.

These can then be entered into a contest to select the best cover, with Beck judging the winner.


There are also plans to exhibit the winning design at an art gallery, reports Billboard.

As previously reported by NME.COM, ’The Information’ will contain a video for each of the 15 tracks. The first single will be ‘Cell Phone’s Dead’ with a video directed by Michel Gondry.

The singer is currently streaming three songs from the album – ‘Nausea’,‘Strange Apparation’ and ‘Motorcade’ – on


The Best Films of the Decade: The 2010s

As chosen by NME

The Best Songs Of The Decade: The 2010s

Here – after much debate – are the 100 very best songs of 2010s

The Best Albums of The Decade: The 2010s

Here it is: the ultimate guide to the 100 essential albums of the 2010s, picked, ranked and dissected by NME experts