What is BehindTheBeat?
Listen and enjoy our library of over 600 audio portraits of artists and their albums for free.
These finely edited features present the music and voices of artists discussing their songs, their sounds, their bands, their lives and their creative influences.
Search below by artist name or by genre to hear your favorite musicians, and to discover new ones!
Now with over 2,500 audio segments bringing music fans, musicians and music closer together.
- Chuck Wicks: Turning Point
- Green River Ordinance: Fifteen
- Jack Wall: Call of Duty, Black Ops III
- Black Violin: Stereotypes
- Glen Hansard: Didn’t He Ramble
- Dominik Scherrer: The Missing
- Jonathan McReynolds: Life Music, Stage Two
- Bobby Long: Ode To Thinking
- Alicia Witt: Revisionary History
- Angaleena Presley: American Middle Class
- Pat McGee: Pat McGee
- John Anderson: Goldmine
- Whitey Morgan: Sonic Ranch
- Anat Cohen: Luminosa
- Meredith Monk: Piano Songs
- Gretchen Peters: Blackbirds
- Louise Goffin: Appleonfire
- Mohammed Fairouz: Follow, Poet
- Michael J. Smith & Friends: The Spirit of Christmas
- Patty Larkin: Still Green
- Somi: The Lagos Music Salon
- The Barr Brothers: Sleeping Operator
- Lee Ann Womack: The Way I’m Livin’
- Montell Jordan: Captured
- Marco Benevento: Swift
Monthly Archives: April 2004
Bob Weir is one of rock’s great rhythm guitarists. But that’s not all. Weir wrote many of the Grateful Dead’s best songs and has been a big part of its personality for decades. "Weir Here: The Best of Bob Weir" … Continue reading
Boston-based singer-songwriter Catie Curtis’ "Dreaming in Romance Languages" came at a turning point in her life: how to balance her art and have a family. The CD is filled with searching and reassuring songs that feature her warm honest voice … Continue reading
Composer-songwriter Tor Hyams’ "A World of Happiness" began as a typical frustration for musician parents: finding good, positive music for their kids. Hyams joined other talented artists, actors and musicians to produce the CD they all wanted. It features upbeat, … Continue reading