The gig of the year has been announced. On July 4th, Beck will be joined by Jarvis Cocker, Franz Ferdinand, Beth Orton, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Joan Wasser (aka Joan As Police Woman), Villagers' Conor J O’Brien, the Staves, Guillemots, Michael Kiwanuka, James Yorkston, the Pictish Trail, and more to perform all 20 songs from his Song Reader project.

The show will take place at London's Barbican and will be preluded by an exhibition highlighting the project's artwork as well amateur interpretations of the songs.