Take Aim: Amy Sciarretto vs. Carter Beckworth
Tue, 17 Sep 2013 14:52:24
Today's Take Aim opponent is Carter Beckworth.
The signer/songwriter/guitarist will release Humble Heart on September 24.[iTunes link] Get to know his heart here.
Twitter-size your bio -- your choice of 140 words or characters, if you want to get technical-- and tell us everything we need to know! GO!
I sing and drive and play guitar and write songs and sleep in motel rooms.
If you were not doing music, you would be...
Fishing, and possibly living somewhere off the grid.
Any non-music hobbies, talents or skills?
Music is pretty much the only thing I've got going for me.
Pick ONE song on your record and share a writing or recording story. Something intimate, that you haven't told anyone else (or at least a bunch of writers or journalists) and that which puts us in the moment with you. Let's get intimate, shall we?
When we were in the studio, the whole band was in the control room listening to the demo of 'Rock n' Roll Me.' It was the last song that we recorded and everyone was pretty wiped out. At the end of that song, there is a line: '7:30/Drunk and dirty / I'll go looking through your mail /But I won't recognize your name.' When John Hobbs. who played keys on the album, heard that line he looked up at me with this devastated look on his face and said, 'That's sad!' Then he started laughing uncontrollably. It was a bittersweet moment.
Finish this sentence: Carter Beckworth is an artist that...
Will you be checking out Carter Beckworth and Humble Heart?