Aspenbeat's Best Songs of 2014

ASPENBEAT'S BEST SONGS OF 2014This playlist includes an hour of 2014's Best 'Under the Radar' songs, as broadcast Saturday night December 20 2014 on Aspen Public Radio's Aspenbeat show.  Aspenbeat tends towards singer songwriter, contemplative, under the radar songs, with an emphasis on pop and rock and roll tunes.  Yes, Taylor Swift, One Direction, Nick Jonas, Meghan Trainer, Ariana Grande, St....more

Van Morrison's Lyrics In A Book

"The lyrics in this book span 50 years of writing and as such are representative of my creative journey"-- Van Morrison...more

Music about Politics....or Peace

Music about Politics...or PeaceFrom the Aspenbeat Radio Show broadcast on Aspen Public Radio, Saturday, November 1, 2014...more

Interview with Jon Anderson and Jean-Luc Ponty

Aspenbeat Radio: Interview with Jon Anderson and Jean Luc Ponty Sep 13 2014Broadcast on Aspen Public Radio"It’s a celebration of making music, because music is more important than anything really, as far as we’re concerned." --Jon Anderson, Sep 2014, Anderson Ponty Band ...more

Interview with Jazz Vocalist Giacomo Gates

Jazz From Aspen interview:  GIACOMO GATES“In this kind of music it’s about intention, honesty and what comes through in your voice – the Experience of Life” – Giacomo Gates “If it don’t feel right, then there’s probably something wrong”  (attributed to some of the jazz greats, Monk, Miles, Duke, Louie Armstrong)...more