Music Myths: The genesis of Beck’s ‘Loser,’ impact of ‘867-5309′ and more

Joel Freimark is a music encyclopedia and proprietor of The Daily Guru, a video series where he discusses all manner of music seven days a week. Every Thursday Joel dissects a few classic music myths in a column that we’ll be syndicating on Death and Taxes. Today’s Music Myths: the genesis of Beck’s “Loser,” the phone companies’ struggle to contain the fallout of Tommy Tutone’s “867-5309/Jenny” and the myth that CDs sound way better if you color the edges with green marker.


Joel Freimark hosts a daily music-related webseries HERE and you can follow his daily music musings and suggestions HERE as well.