Music Behind the Beats

Behind the Beats

Check out a wide range of fresh music coming out of Taiwan and learn more about the lyrics and background behind the band's inspiration. You don't have to understand Chinese to appreciate these awesome songs!



What's On

24 May, 2023
Matt Hsu's Obscure Orchestra

Emma Benack speaks with Matt Hsu, a Taiwanese Australian composer who is the creator of Matt Hsu's Obscure Orchestra. Matt works with a wide variety o ...more

17 May, 2023
The future of Latin music in Taiwan

Emma Benack continues her conversation with The Last Minute Latin Band, one of the most popular Latin music bands in Taiwan. Band members Monica and E ...more

10 May, 2023
Beats: The Last Minute Latin Band

Emma Benack speaks with one of the most popular Latin music bands in Taiwan called The Last Minute Latin Band, which has been around since 2016 playin ...more

03 May, 2023
Citymemo: Pop-punk meets alt-rock

Emma Benack speaks with three members of Citymemo, a Taiwanese band that plays a mix of pop-punk and alternative rock and whose work includes a mix of ...more

26 April, 2023
Beats: Blues opportunities in Taiwan

In the second half of this interview, Emma Benack speaks with American musician DC Rapier, who's been living in Taiwan for the past 32 years. DC has p ...more

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