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.
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Now with over 2,500 audio segments bringing music fans, musicians and music closer together.
- 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
- Cory Branan: The No-Hit Wonder
- Hamilton Leithauser: Black Hours
- Bryan Andrew Wilson: The One Percent
- Bryan Popin: You Can Make It
- Nathan East: Nathan East
- Dan Wilson: Love Without Fear
- Bill Banfield’s Jazz Urbane: Playing With Other People’s Heads – Songs
- David Nail: I’m A Fire
- Emerson Hart: Beauty In Disrepair
- Eric Paslay: Eric Paslay
- The Autumn Defense: Fifth
- Mary Chapin Carpenter: Songs From The Movie
- The Milk Carton Kids: The Ash & Clay
- Deana Carter: Southern Way Of Life
- Bryce Dessner: Ahyem
- Brandy Clark: 12 Stories
- Lucy Wainwright Roche: There’s A Last Time For Everything
- Gungor: I Am Mountain
- Sarah Lee Guthrie & Johnny Irion: Wassiac Way
Tag Archives: Abigail Washburn
Singer-songwriter Abigail Washburn’s music shows just how small the world is. A lifelong singer and student of China and its culture, she started playing banjo and was soon blending Asian melodies with oldtime folk music. "Song of the Traveling Daughter," … Continue reading