The Midwest Beat
From Milwaukee & Madison, Wisconsin
The Midwest Beat have a modest approach: making good music. Jukebox-ready tunes that are mercilessly concise, relentlessly uptempo, and saturated in vocal harmonies. If anything, the average Midwest Beat song is overstuffed, a smidge too fast, too eager to please, too damn infectious.
"- Urban Milwaukee (The Curious Journey of Midwest Beat)
As they took a trip into the studio to record their third full-length album, Free of Being, the Midwest Beat – founded nearly a decade ago in Madison but now mostly based in Milwaukee – decided to pack more lightly for a change..."
"- Milwaukee Journal/Sentinel (The Midwest Beat, a Milwaukee band, has turned up on record labels in Italy and Japan)
a subtlely odd, low-key and endearing listen inspired by '60s American music..."