What is BehindTheBeat?Music lovers need music. But there's more to music than just hearing and feeling it. Artists want to touch their audience, and fans want to get closer to the artists. BehindTheBeat presents the voices of the artists themselves, speaking about their music, their inspiration, and their creative lives. Listen and discover.
Monthly Archives: April 2008
Dave Barnes’ latest recording, "Me & You & The World," shows an exceptional singer and talented writer coming into his own. With vocal roots in R&B, blues and country, and musical roots that stretch from blues to pop rock to … Continue reading
Tigress, or Leslie Chain, is an Ohio-based multi-media writer and performer whose music is inspired by her family and animals. Her musical style draws on her background in the theater. Whether writing about pets lost after New Orleans was flooded … Continue reading
Southern California folk singer Joel Rafael’s "Thirteen Stories High" is his first recording of originals since 2000′s acclaimed "Hopper." After years of saluting Woody Guthrie, he mixes personal and political songs encouraging people to be more alert in life and … Continue reading