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: February 2011
Matt Costa is a retro-rock stylist. The singer-songwriter-producer exults in the contours and colors of 1960s pop and psychedelic rock, but adds a modern touch with mysterious lyrics and metaphors. "Mobile Chateau" is the result of a year in the … Continue reading
Michael Hersch is a modern American composer who is known for his clear, resonant, ambitious compositions and his mastery of the piano. In this audio portrait, he describes several major works, including: "Vanishing Pavilions," a large piano suite that he … Continue reading