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.
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The L.A. Times had it right when they described Julia Fordham’s voice as moving from "sultry depths to soaring heights." But that’s only half of it. On her eighth CD, "That’s Life," she sings about changes in her life with … 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
Julia Fordham is an exceptional vocalist whose artistry sits on the fine line between jazz singing and well-crafted pop. Her seventh recording, "Concrete Love," features notable co-writing, production and studio talent – Larry Klein, Gary Clark, Dean Park, Indie.Arie – … Continue reading
Peter Case is a veteran of the punk-power pop scene of the late 70′s and early 80′s. He played with The Nerves and had a hit with the Plimsouls. By 1986 Case embarked on a solo career that has produced … Continue reading