Marco Benevento discusses his musical journey on "Past, Present, Future, Live!" podcast

Article Contributed by Big Hassle Media | Published on Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Osiris Podcasts releases the third episode of a new, multidimensional podcast series, Past, Present, Future, Live! featuring Marco Benevento. This week, host RJ Bee speaks with virtuoso keyboardist Marco Benevento about the life experiences and musical inspirations behind his unique blend of indie pop, jazz, hard rock, and improvisation. We'll hear about the start of Benevento's lifelong relationship with drummer Joe Russo, how moving to the Hudson Valley transformed Benevento's life and music, and the new crew of artists he's working with that inspire him in a whole new way.

The episode closes with Benevento performing three songs from his home studio in Upstate New York: "Two of You", "Dropkick", and "In the Afternoon Tomorrow". You can see videos of these and all Past, Present, Future, Live! exclusive live performances on the Osiris Media Youtube channel.

You'll find original versions of these tracks, as well as other songs and artists mentioned in this episode, on Benevento's Past, Present, Future, Live! Spotify playlist.

Upcoming Episodes of Past, Present, Future, Live! include conversations with Ted Leo, Dani Markham, Maggie Rose, and more.This podcast is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts. If you like this podcast, please be sure to leave us a rating or review on iTunes.

From their first music lesson to the first paid gig, these are stories from the unique journey that is the life of an artist. We’ll discuss early inspirations, creative process, what’s driving them towards the future, and everything in between. Full audio episodes will drop every Tuesday, and video of each live performance will be available on the Osiris website and YouTube. An accompanying curated playlist chronicling the music and artists mentioned in each episode will also be available on the Osiris site and on Spotify.


Ep 1: Eric Krasno (OUT NOW)

Ep 2: Rhett Miller (OUT NOW)

Ep 3: Marco Benevento (AIRS TODAY)

Ep 4: Ted Leo