Marco Benevento Appears On ‘Past, Present, Future, Live!’ Podcast


Keyboardist Marco Benevento is the guest on the latest episode of Osiris’ recently launched Past, Present, Future, Live! podcast. Benevento discusses his musical journey with host RJ Bee and then performs three songs.

Marco and RJ begin the episode by talking about Benevento’s earliest days as a musician. The keyboardist then recalls the day he spent with mentor Brad Mehldau and other formative experiences. Next, the discussion turns to the present and Marco’s move to New York’s Hudson Valley and how the location influences his music.

Benevento’s musical relationship with Joe Russo’s Almost Dead and Benevento/Russo Duo band mate Joe Russo, the bonds he’s formed with a new group of collaborators and how it took him a long time to connect with the Grateful Dead are among other topics hit upon over the course of the interview. Marco ends the episode by performing “Two Of You,” “Dropkick” and “In The Afternoon Tomorrow” at his home studio.

Listen to Marco’s appearance on Past, Present, Future, Live! below:

Watch Benevento perform three songs at his home studio:

Here’s a Spotify Playlist featuring artists Marco mentioned in the episode:

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