Watch Beck and Gary Numan Join Forces to Cover "Cars" at Riot Fest
Weezer also covered Blink-182's "All the Small Things"
Published Sep 17, 2018Over the weekend, Riot Fest took over Chicago and saw a large number of performers deliver noteworthy performances. There were also some major covers by its headliner.
On Saturday night, Beck enlisted Gary Numan to aid him with a cover of the latter's hit song "Cars." Numan said he was honoured by the experience:
The performance was captured by various cameras at different angles, so you can relive the experience by watching now:
Beck joined by @numanofficial at @RiotFest 2018!— Beck (@beck) September 16, 2018
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Catch Beck & the #ColorsTour tonight in St. Louis!https://t.co/BFdMQb8J5x pic.twitter.com/y1Xe6L0FQh
That wasn't the only high-profile cover, however. As previously reported, Blink-182 had to cancel their headlining slot at the festival due to Travis Barker's blood clots. Concertgoers got the next best thing, however, when Weezer decided to cover "All the Small Things."
Watch Weezer take on the Enema of the State mega hit below.