01.15.13 Natalie Maine's cover of Pink Floyd song 'Mother' featuring production/lap-steel guitar from Ben Harper available now

by kevin

Natalie Maine's cover of Pink Floyd song 'Mother' featuring production/lap-steel guitar from Ben Harper available now

http://www.legacyrecordings.com/a/#/news/legacy-recordings-set-to-releas...

"Natalie Maines, a staunch backer of the West Memphis Three, performed the Pink Floyd song "Mother" live with Ben Harper in the summer of 2012 and decided to record it for West of Memphis: Voices For Justice. Maines and Harper produced this studio recording of the song, which features Ben on lap-steel guitar."

Available at Amazon:

http://www.amazon.com/gp/dp/ref=pe_291290_27740810_pe_r2c1/B00ANRIEDK

& iTunes:

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/west-memphis-voices-for-justice/id5867...

01.09.13 Listen to 'You Found Another Lover (I Lost Another Friend)' @ KCRW

by kevin

Listen to 'You Found Another Lover (I Lost Another Friend)' @ KCRW

KCRW

Ben Harper with Charlie Musslewhite: You Found Another Lover (I Lost Another Friend)

WED JAN 9, 2013

Ben Harper is no stranger to the blues. On his new record, Get Up!, he teams up with an old friend and musical collaborator, harmonica legend Charlie Musselwhite. The duo lock in to a rootsy vibe. Today's Top Tune is a strikingly raw track called "You Found Another Lover (I Lost Another Friend)."

Listen here: http://www.kcrw.com/music/programs/tu/tu130109ben_harper_with_char

01.09.13 Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite talk Get Up! - Video @ Music Radar

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Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite talk Get Up! - Video @ Music Radar

Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite talk Get Up!

Collaboration is "like real blues should be"

Rob PowerJanuary 9, 2013, 12:00 GMT

Ben Harper and blues harmonica legend Charlie Mussewhite have teamed up for a new album of soulful blues, Get Up!

Watch the pair discuss their association with the blues and the album in the preview here:

http://www.musicradar.com/news/guitars/ben-harper-and-charlie-musselwhit...