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.
- 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
- Robbie Fulks: Gone Away Backward
- Van Dyke Parks: Songs Cycled
- Sean Hickey: Concertos
- George Duke: DreamWeaver
- Devon Allman: Turquoise
- Garry Schyman: BioShock Infinite
- LeAnn Rimes: Spitfire
- Grace Kelly: Live At Scullers
- JC Brooks and the Uptown Sound: Howl
- Alexis Spight: L.O.L. (Live Out Loud)
- Josh Ritter: The Beast In Its Tracks