Some of our most frequently asked questions are: what kinds of guitars does Ben play, what tuning does he use and how does he get that signature sound? Thanks to Premier Guitar, their Rig Rundown with Ben and guitarist Jason Mozersky answers these questions in a new hour-long podcast!
We're excited to share this exclusive podcast with Ben and longtime pal and musical collaborator Tom Freund. Tom's new album "East of Lincoln" comes out Sep 7.
Photo credit: Eric Hendrikx
Recently while in Paris, Ben stopped by La Maison de Radio France to film an acoustic rooftop session for Rolling Stone France & FIP. The complete set is now viewable at Rolling Stone France. The setlist includes "When She Believes", "Waiting On An Angel", "All My Heart Can Take" and "Lifeline."
Winter gear summer skate session was kinda rough, but still a blast.
Special thanks to Junya Watanabe and Comme des Garçons for the gear, Nico Bustos for the photos, Vogue Hommes for being Vogue, and the following crew for such a fun day.
Styling: Sonia Bedere
Hair: Tony Wullschleger - W Studio
First lighting assistant: Alex Orjecovschi
Second assistant: Federica Falcone
Third assistant: Lorenzo Profilio
Producer: Mathilde Wacogne - Artlist
Friendship: Nicolas Aksil, Jessica Margolis, Anti Records
Just released exclusively at the Ben Harper Shop and on tour! A limited edition translucent red 180-gram repressing of the GRAMMY-winning album "Get Up!".
Attention indie record stores! Interested in carrying this title in your shop? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
p.s. Choose USPS Media Mail for cheapest domestic shipping!
Ben Harper & Charlie Musselwhite have added ten shows to their "No Mercy In This Land" tour this fall. Tickets go on sale Friday, June 1, with some local presales starting Wednesday, May 30. Note, Tucson is expected to go on sale Monday, June 4 at 10am MST.
8/31 Tempe, AZ The Marquee
9/1 Tucson, AZ Rialto Theatre
9/3 Dallas, TX House of Blues
9/4 Austin, TX Stubb's Waller Creek Amphitheater
9/5 Houston, TX White Oak Music Hall
9/7 Atlanta, GA Tabernacle
9/8 Nashville, TN Ryman Auditorium
9/10 Knoxville, TN The Mill & Mine
9/11 Memphis, TN Orpheum Theatre
9/12 Kansas City, MO Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland
The entire tour itinerary is available here.
The Claremont Folk Festival is coming back on Saturday, May 19, 2018.
The Festival is back in full form with two stages of live music, art, music, and dance workshops for the entire family, arts and crafts vendor village, local breweries and wine vendors, and food by local businesses!
This year's festival will feature performances by: Dave Alvin & The Guilty Ones, The Crooked Jades, Fivacious, Bula, Mostly Kosher, Snap Jackson & the Knock on Wood Players, Tom Freund, The Squeakin' Wheels, Ellen Harper….and more.
The festival will take place at The Sontag Greek Theater and surrounding areas of beautiful Pomona College in Claremont.
Tickets on sale NOW at https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3356399.
Australia! We are so excited to announce that Ben Harper & Charlie Musselwhite are bringing "No Mercy in This Land" to stages across the country this July! Live Nation is hosting a pre-sale starting Thursday, May 10 at 12pm local through Friday, May 11 at 12pm local. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, May 11 at 1pm local.
July 11 - Hamer Hall - Melbourne
July 14 - Thebarton Theatre - Adelaide
July 16 - Perth Concert Hall - Perth
July 19 - Canberra Theatre - Canberra
July 21 - Splendour in the Grass (Festival on sale now)
July 22 - Sydney Opera House - Sydney