Burn Motherf*cker, Burn! premieres tonight at 9p/8c on Showtime Networks. This documentary is extraordinary. Don't miss it. #LikeAKing
Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals have added additional shows to their North American tour. They go on sale this Friday, April 14 at 10am EDT with the exception of Selbyville which is on sale now.
Aug 20, 2017 - Rochester Dome Arena - Rochester, NY
Aug 22, 2017 - The Freeman Stage at Bayside - Selbyville, DE
Aug 23, 2017 - Capitol Theatre - Port Chester, NY
Aug 25, 2017 - State Theatre - New Brunswick, NJ
We are pleased to announce Ben will be playing a limited run of solo shows in Europe this summer. Starting August 8 at Lokerse Feesten in Belgium, he'll visit soon-to-be-named cities until wrapping up at the Festival de Cap Roig on August 14 and Starlite Festival on August 16. Tickets for Lokerse and Cap Roig are on sale now. Starlite goes on sale March 21.
Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals "Live at 9:30" is now playing at http://www.liveat930.com/episodes/no-8
Additionally, watch the following clips and interviews below:
"When Sex Was Dirty": http://www.liveat930.com/clips/ben-harper/when-sex-was-dirty
"Steal My Kisses": http://www.liveat930.com/clips/ben-harper/steal-my-kisses
Interview with Ben: http://www.liveat930.com/clips/ben-harper/interview
"Shine" (Web Exclusive): http://www.liveat930.com/clips/ben-harper/shine
Ben will be joining Philip Glass, Laurie Anderson, Iggy Pop, Alabama Shakes, Patti Smith and her Band, Sufjan Stevens, Tenzin Choegyal (Tibetan Musician) and Jesse Paris Smith, Scorchio Quartet, Lavinia Meijer for the Tibet House US 30th Anniversary Benefit Concert Celebrating Philip Glass's 80th Birthday on March 16th at Carnegie Hall in New York City. Tickets are on sale now.
Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals have announced a short run of North American performances for spring 2017 in the Southeast, beginning April 28 in New Orleans and ending May 6 in Atlanta (see below for a complete itinerary). The presale starts tomorrow, Nov. 30 at 10:00 a.m. local time (except New Orleans at noon) using password BHIC2017.
The spring dates follow a successful whirlwind world tour in support of the band's latest Stax Records album, Call It What It Is. Throughout 2016, BHIC played across the U.S. – including gigs at Red Rocks and the Hollywood Bowl with the L.A. Phil – as well as Europe, Japan, Australia and New Zealand.
The band will continue touring throughout 2017, starting with the dates listed below.
Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals North American Tour Dates:
Apr 28, 2017 - Orpheum Theatre - New Orleans, LA
Apr 29, 2017 - Soul Kitchen - Mobile, AL
May 1, 2017 - Hard Rock Live - Orlando, FL
May 2, 2017 - Jannus Live - Saint Petersburg, FL
May 5, 2017 - Florida Theatre - Jacksonville, FL
May 6, 2017 - Tabernacle - Atlanta, GA
Public onsale: Friday, December 2 at 10:00 a.m. local time; except for the Orpheum Theatre (12:00 p.m. local time)
Soundbreaking: Stories from the Cutting Edge of Recorded Music premieres tonight at 10/9c on PBS (9pm for NYC). Chime in on Twitter using #Soundbreaking during the broadcast for a chance to win prizes.
"The eight-part series explores the art of music recording, and offers a behind-the-scenes look at the birth of brand new sounds. Featuring more than 160 original interviews with some of the most celebrated recording artists of all time, Soundbreaking explores the nexus of cutting-edge technology and human artistry that has created the soundtrack of our lives."
Ben will be a deliver a featured interview on Wednesday's episode "The Human Instrument."