11.12.00 Raleigh, NC
The Ritz with Warren Haynes and Matt Abts of Gov't Mule
Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals Setlist 1969-12-31 - The Ritz - Raleigh, NC
Before "Widow", Ben talked a bit about how he thought about never performing or recording the song after he wrote it, but planned to give it to someone like Emmylou Harris or Dolly Parton. However, after sharing it with the band and others, he realized the perspective of the singer might not only be that of a wife, but of a child or even the husband.