09.08.10 Fistful Of Mercy - Free Download & Tour Dates

by kevin

Fistful Of Mercy - Free Download & Tour Dates

Here is a link to a free download of the song "Fistful Of Mercy':

http://fistfulofmercy.com/download/

& here are a couple of links to the Fistful Of Mercy tour dates:

http://fistfulofmercy.com/shows

http://www.jambands.com/news/2010/09/08/fistful-of-mercy-confirms-first-...

Fistful Of Mercy Confirms First Tour

Fistful Of Mercy is the new band featuring Joseph Arthur, Ben Harper and Dhani Harrison. The band has played a few special shows and will release its debut album As I Call You Down on October 5. The trio has also confirmed a few November dates.

Fistful of Mercy will offer its fans a free download of the self titled song, “Fistful of Mercy” from its website in exchange for an email sign up or tweet about the release of the album.

Fistful Of Mercy

November 9 Seattle, WA—Showbox

November 11 San Francisco, CA—Great American Music Hall

November 13 Los Angeles, CA—Hollywood Forever Cemetery
(early and late shows)

November 14 Los Angeles, CA—Hollywood Forever Cemetery

November 16 Washington, D.C.—Sixth & I

November 17 New York, NY—Apollo Theater

November 20 Philadelphia, PA—Temple University

09.01.10 Two Joseph Arthur Shows Featuring Ben Available For Purchase On Joseph's Website

by kevin

Two Joseph Arthur Shows Featuring Ben Available For Purchase On Joseph's Website

Two Joseph Arthur shows featuring Ben are available for purchase on Joseph Arthur's website:

http://downloads.fastatmosphere.com/Merchant2/merchant.mvc?Screen=CTGY&S...

THE TROUBADOUR
LOS ANGELES, CA
January 22, 2010

TRACK LISTING:

-Part One-
01 All the Old Heroes
02 Can't Let You Stay
03 A Smile That Explodes
04 Watch Your Shadows Run
05 Vacancy
06 Invisible Hands *
07 Temporary People **
08 Faith ***
09 Ashes Everywhere ***
10 Speed of Light ***
11 In The Sun ***
-Part One-
12 Redemption's Son *
13 Whisper of Whispers *
14 Black Lexus ***

Joseph Arthur - vocals, guitar

* w/ Jessy Greene (violin)
** w/ Jessy Greene (violin) Kraig Jarrett Johnson (guitar, vocals) Sybil Buck (vocals)
*** w/ w/ Jessy Greene (violin) Kraig Jarrett Johnson (guitar, vocals) Sybil Buck (vocals) Ben Harper (guitar, vocals)

http://downloads.fastatmosphere.com/Merchant2/merchant.mvc?Screen=CTGY&S...

THE TROUBADOUR
LOS ANGELES, CA
January 23, 2010

TRACK LISTING:

-Part One-
01 Restore Me *
02 Devil's Broom
03 Echo Park *
04 Birthday Card more»

09.01.10 Fistful of Mercy Biography

by kevin

Fistful of Mercy Biography

http://www.amazon.com/Fistful-of-Mercy/e/B0041DRD2U/ref=ac_dpt_sa_bio

Fistful of Mercy Biography

Joseph Arthur (Vocals, Guitar, Bass, Organ) / Ben Harper (Vocals, Guitar) /

Dhani Harrison (Vocals, Guitar, Keyboards, Bass)

As I Call You Down

There’s a song called “With Whom You Belong” on Fistful of Mercy’s debut album

that sums up the simple, but affecting sentiment behind As I Call You Down — a

nine-song collaboration among musicians Joseph Arthur, Ben Harper, and Dhani

Harrison. A stellar tune that plays out between heartily strummed acoustic guitars

and exquisite three-part harmonies, “With Whom You Belong” is about friendship,

and, fittingly, it closes out the album. “While we were making the record, we all

became good friends,” Arthur says. “The album is the culmination of those

relationships.”

Spend time around these three and their easy camaraderie is readily

apparent. They banter like brothers and finish each other’s sentences. The album

they’ve made together under the moniker Fistful of Mercy is shot through with

that engaging chemistry. Deeply melodic and willfully groovy (thanks, in part, to more»