Benevento/Russo Duo

Benevento/Russo Duo

Play Pause Stop, the last disc by the Benevento/Russo Duo, is as much of an anomaly as the band that created it. Yes, it is a rock album - but there is no guitarist, no bassist, and you can sing along even though there are no words.

"The things we wanted to do on the last record we actually achieved on this new one," says drummer Joe Russo. "We're more confident in our instrumental rock songwriting than ever before."

The Benevento/Russo Duo formed in 2002 when Russo was offered a Thursday night residency at New... more