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Album · 2014 · 7 Songs.

This album has an average beat per minute of 87 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 56/120 BPM).

Bécs is the sixth studio album by Austrian electronic music producer and guitarist Fennesz, released 28 April 2014 by Mego Records. The album has been described as a conceptual and sonic successor to Fennesz's well-received 2001 album Endless Summer and is his first solo release since 2008's Black Sea. Bécs is described as a departure from the drone music influences of Black Sea, instead featuring contemporary pop music structures

Christian Fennesz's 2001 album Endless Summer was a go-to album of electronic music for people who don’t necessarily listen to a lot of electronic music. For his new record, Fennesz has returned to both the label and the style that provided that breakthrough. Fennesz once illuminated the beauty of a digitally scrambled memory, but Bécs is a memory of a digitally scrambled memory.

That cool, abstract image you see above is the album’s artwork. Bécs is the Hungarian word for Vienna, in case you were wondering, and the album features contributions from a handful of collaborators.

Fennesz has always used his signature guitar sound as the foundation for songs, stretching its tones into unimaginable shapes of beauty and dissonance.

With Bécs, Fennesz achieves the near-impossible, crafting a musical sequel that retains the energy, vision and flow of its predecessor.

Thanks to Nina Fennesz and Mira Waldmann. Released in digipack. Mastering SID Code: ifpi L573. Mould SID Code: IFPI 9755. Matrix, Runout: ww. andlewithcare. de EMEGO165CD AE45915-01. Bécs ‎(7xFile, MP3, Album, 320). Bécs ‎(7xFile, WAV, Album).

As the album continued forth, I was flooded with the same excitement and intrigue of that September evening. Clearly that evening was where Bécs was born for me, even if it had long been festering in Fennesz (and likely so). The same descriptions that held true of the live performance stand the test of time. Though the visual component is not included, that doesn’t mean anyone with imagination couldn’t feel the cruelty and chaos of nature’s embrace as it plays out in Fennesz’s latest flirtation with antique California tropes possessed by modern day cynicism.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Static Kings
Bass – Werner DafeldeckerDrums – Martin Brandlmayr
A2 The Liar
A3 Liminality
Drums – Tony BuckRecorded By [Drums] – Martin Siewert
B1 Pallas Athene
B2 Bécs
B3 Sav
Synthesizer [Modular Synthesizer], Written-By – Cédric Stevens
B4 Paroles

Companies, etc.

  • Copyright (c) – Editions Mego
  • Recorded At – Amann Studios, Wien
  • Recorded At – Garnison7
  • Mixed At – Amann Studios, Wien
  • Mastered At – Dubplates & Mastering
  • Lacquer Cut At – Dubplates & Mastering
  • Published By – Touch Music
  • Published By – Copyright Control


  • Design [Cover Design] – Tina Frank
  • Mastered By, Lacquer Cut By – Rashad Becker
  • Written-By [All Tracks By] – Christian Fennesz*


LP in gatefold sleeve.

Recorded and mixed at Amann Studios, Vienna, 2013/14.
Tony Buck's drums recorded at Garnison7, Vienna, July 2013.
Mastered and cut February 2014.

Thanks to Nina Fennesz and Mira Waldmann.

© 2014 Editions Mego
Published by Touch Music (MCPS), except B3 published by Touch Music (MCPS) / Copyright Control.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Sticker): 5050580610767
  • Rights Society: MCPS
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, hand-etched, variant 1): eMego165 A VI. D&M IɅ
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, hand-etched, variant 1): eMego165 B VI. D&M IɅ
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, hand-etched, variant 2): eMego165 A ®D&M =↾
  • Barcode (Side B runout, hand-etched, variant 2): eMego165 B ®D&M =↾

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
PCD-25166 Fennesz Bécs ‎(CD) P-Vine Records PCD-25166 Japan 2014
Editions Mego 165CD Fennesz Bécs ‎(CD, Album) Editions Mego Editions Mego 165CD Austria 2014
eMego 165 Fennesz Bécs ‎(7xFile, MP3, Album, 320) Editions Mego eMego 165 Austria 2014
eMego 165 Fennesz Bécs ‎(7xFile, WAV, Album) Editions Mego eMego 165 Austria 2014
eMego 165 Fennesz Bécs ‎(7xFile, FLAC, Album) Editions Mego eMego 165 Austria 2014

Fennesz - Bécs download flac
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