05.21.14 Claremont Folk Festival tickets selling fast!

Claremont Folk Festival tickets selling fast!

Don't miss Ben & Ellen Harper in their only Southern California "Childhood Home" appearance on May 31st at the 31st annual Claremont Folk Festival! Last year's festival was sold out, and over 100 people were turned away at the gate!

The festival features a wide range of music, art and learning experiences and takes place on the grounds of The Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden in Claremont.

Additional performers include Very Special Musical Guests, Dave Alvin & The Guilty Ones, The Gonzalo Bergara Quartet, The Coals, The Chapin Sisters, The Ooks of Hazzard, Blue Highway, Steve James, Rick Shea, Ross Altman, Peter Harper, Phoebe Bridgers, and Old Brown Shoe.

There are workshops available in Cajon drumming, songwriting, bottleneck slide guitar, gypsy jazz guitar, harmonica and banjo. Kid's activities include mosaic making, face painting and sunflower planting. more»

05.16.14 Watch free concerts on Qello!

Watch free concerts on Qello!

For one week only, you can watch Ben Harper And The Innocent Criminals: Live at the Hollywood Bowl, Ben Harper And The Blind Boys From Alabama: Live at the Apollo for free on Qello Concerts!

05.09.14 "Childhood Home" Weekend Press includes CBS Saturday Morning, NPR's Weekend Edition, World Café and More

"Childhood Home" Weekend Press includes CBS Saturday Morning, NPR's Weekend Edition, World Café and More

Ben & Ellen Harper have confirmed several national TV and radio appearances in support of their new, collaborative album, Childhood Home. Today, they will appear on WXPN's World Café. Tomorrow, CBS Saturday Morning will air a performance and interview recently taped at the family's Folk Music Center in Claremont, California, followed by an interview on NPR's Weekend Edition. On Sunday, SiriusXM’s Coffee House is celebrating Mother’s Day with a special edition of Coffee House Live with Ben and his mom, Ellen.

Playback CBS Saturday Morning here.

Playback NPR's Weekend Edition here. more»