Guerolito

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Guerolito
Remix album by Beck
Released December 13, 2005 (U.S.)
January 23, 2006 (UK)
Recorded September 2003 – August 2004
Genre Alternative rock
Length 54:10
Label Interscope
Producer Beck Hansen, The Dust Brothers
Beck chronology
Guero
(2005)
Guerolito
(2005)
The Information
(2006)
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic (66/100)[1]
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[2]
The A.V. Club B[3]
Entertainment.ie 2/5 stars[4]
Entertainment Weekly B+[5]
musicOMH 3.5/5 stars[6][1]
Pitchfork Media (6.2/10)[7]
Playlouder 2.5/5 stars[8]
PopMatters 6/10 stars[9]
Stylus Magazine B−[10]
Yahoo Music UK 6/10 stars[11]

Guerolito is the first remix album by Beck, released in December 2005. It features all of the songs from regular edition of Guero in remixed forms by a variety of artists, with the addition of "Clap Hands", originally found on the special limited edition of Guero.

Guerolito reached #191 on the Billboard charts. As of July 2008, Guerolito has sold 76,000 copies in the United States.[12]

Background[edit]

In an interview with Wired magazine in September 2006, Beck challenged other artists to follow his lead—set by Guerolito—in abandoning the traditional concept of an album release:

Track listing[edit]

All songs were written by Beck Hansen and The Dust Brothers, except where noted.

  1. "Ghost Range" (Hansen, Dust Brothers, Beastie Boys) – 4:24
    • "E-Pro" remix by Homelife
  2. "Qué Onda Guero" – 2:29
  3. "Girl" – 3:53
    • Octet remix
    • Originally released in the special edition CD/DVD package of Guero
  4. "Heaven Hammer" (Hansen, Dust Brothers, Vinicius de Moraes, Carlos Lyra) – 4:54
    • "Missing" remix by Air
  5. "Shake Shake Tambourine" (Hansen, Dust Brothers, Eugene Blacknell) – 3:37
    • "Black Tambourine" remix by Ad-Rock
  6. "Terremoto Tempo" (Hansen, Dust Brothers, Mark Adams, Steve Washington, Daniel Webster, Mark Hicks) – 3:47
    • "Earthquake Weather" remix by Mario C
  7. "Ghettochip Malfunction" – 2:39
    • "Hell Yes" remix by 8-Bit
    • Originally released on the Hell Yes EP.
  8. "Broken Drum" (Hansen) – 5:36
    • Boards of Canada remix
    • Originally released in the special edition CD/DVD package of Guero
  9. "Scarecrow" – 4:37
  10. "Wish Coin" (Hansen, Dust Brothers, Jack White) – 3:44
    • "Go It Alone" remix by Diplo
  11. "Farewell Ride" (Hansen) – 4:51
  12. "Rental Car" – 2:59
  13. "Emergency Exit" – 3:18
  14. "Clap Hands" – 3:19
    • Originally released in the special edition CD/DVD package of Guero

Bonus tracks on UK release[edit]

  1. "Fax Machine Anthem (Hell Yes)" – 3:07
    • Dizzee Rascal remix
    • Originally released in the special edition CD/DVD package of Guero
  2. "Qué Onda Guero" – 4:44

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