The Craft Brewed Music Podcast
  • from Craft Brewed Music®, the app that streams better music for serious listeners.
16 episodes
In-depth conversations with artists who make better music for serious listeners. Drawn from the boutique Craft Brewed Music® streaming service, some of the world's greatest and most off-the-beaten-path musicians discuss their work. Hosted by CBM founder Brian Horner and CBM artist Aaron Stayman, the podcast is published twice monthly.


Ep. 16: Adam Ben Ezra
2021 Apr 2748m 25s
For the past decade, double-bass phenomenon and multi-instrumentalist Adam Ben Ezra has been redefining and breathing new life into the double-bass and inspiring many with his flawless musicianship and his striking songwriting, carving out a unique spot for himself in today’s international musical landscape.
Ep. 15: Emily Keener
2021 Apr 1357m 43s
We explore the latest album from singer-songwriter Emily Keener, "I Do Not Have To Be Good," a bold, beautiful, and authentic artistic statement.
Ep. 14: Charlie Hunter
2021 Mar 3052m 27s
The legendary guitarist Charlie Hunter discusses his approach to combining bass and guitar on his hybrid guitar and his roots in early blues, and even remembers how to play one of his songs live on the show!  Featuring a couple of cool listening examples of Charlie back-to-back with influences like Joe Pass and Charley Patton.
Ep. 13: Helen Gillet
2021 Mar 161h 3m 5s
The Boston Globe called her "a whirling dervish of the cello" - an apt description!  Cellist/composer/singer-songwriter Helen Gillet joins us to discuss her work.
Ep. 12: Howard Levy
2021 Mar 021h 5m 28s
2x Grammy-winning composer, harmonica player and pianist Howard Levy, also a founding member of Bela Fleck & the Flecktones, discusses his music and his approach to creating it.
Ep. 11: Leslie Mendelson
2021 Feb 1632m 18s
In this episode, we explore singer-songwriter Leslie Mendelson's latest album "If You Can't Say Anything Nice...", discuss her powerful collaboration with Jackson Browne, and hear about her new Joni Mitchell cover, "People's Parties," out 2/19/21.
Ep. 10: Louis Levitt (of Sybarite5)
2021 Feb 0244m 15s
Double bassist, label owner, and founding member of the critically-acclaimed string quintet Sybarite5 discusses Radiohead, Coltrane, and the "Duke Ellington Principle."
Ep.9: Robby Rothschild
2021 Jan 1952m 12s
Fatea Magazine (UK) recently wrote that "he should be one of your year's first discoveries."  Singer-songwriter Robby Rothschild discusses loss and his debut solo EP.
Ep. 8: Jonathan Scales
2021 Jan 0459m 1s
Jonathan Scales is one of the most innovative steel pannists on the planet, and is redefining and challenging traditional expectations of his signature instrument. In his hands, the sonic palette of an instrument often associated with cruise ships and tropical resorts is radically expanded to mimic the role of horns, piano, vibraphone or marimba due to his stunning, virtuosic technique. Scales’ mesmerizing compositions have captivated listeners and elevated him to the status of a true composer, forging new territory in the medium of instrumental music.
Ep. 7 : BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND: Holiday Edition 2
2020 Dec 2139m 6s
The first one was so popular we decided to give you another.  Here's more holiday music by Craft Brewed Music artists and friends!