02.02.02 Rare shots from 1996 Bay Area California shows

Special thanks goes out to Jim Patterson for several photos from Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals' first (and only) appearance at the Laguna Seca Daze and their third visit to the Fillmore in San Francisco in May 1996. Check 'em out in the Setlist Archive.

01.18.02 Ben Harper featured on annual Pearl Jam fan club single

Pearl Jam's "Indifference" featuring Ben Harper on co-lead vocals from the 2001 Bridge School Benefit appears on the 2001 Pearl Jam Christmas single. The double vinyl single is available to Pearl Jam fan club members only through the Ten Club. Check out the complete track list and full artwork at The Pearl Jam Network.

01.08.02 "I Am Sam" soundtrack in stores today!

Ben Harper's rendition of "Strawberry Fields Forever" hits stores today on the all-Beatles-covers soundtrack CD and cassette "I Am Sam: Music From and Inspired by the Motion Picture". Recorded in the fall of 2001, the track includes the Innocent Criminals as well as members from the string sections on "Roses From My Friends" (The Will To Live) and "Power of the Gospel" (Fight For Your Mind). more»