• 29 May 2016

    Sneak peek of "Live at 9:30"
    Sunday, May 29, 2016 at 1:15pm PDT

    Watch a sneak peek of the upcoming series "Live at 9:30", the new PBS show that "sets out to give viewers a firsthand look at great performances past and present, while also hearkening back to the golden era of variety television."

    "The 9:30 Club was built to plug in and go. It's made for modern music." - BH

  • 23 May 2016

    "Shine" music video premieres on EW.com
    Monday, May 23, 2016 at 9:15am PDT

    "Ben Harper explores communication barriers in new music video 'Shine'. As for the multiple languages, he says, '[That] concept came from a line in the song, "if you were all I had, I'd have it all." I was curious how the lyric would look and sound translated into different languages, and then it took off from there.'"

    Watch it at EW.com.

  • 17 May 2016
    Call It What It Is Admat

    Texas Presale Starts Tomorrow at 10am CDT
    Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at 10:00am PDT

    Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals have added three shows in Texas to their "Call It What It Is" tour.

    Aug 28 - South Side Ballroom, Dallas, TX
    Aug 29 - House of Blues Houston, Houston, TX
    Aug 31 - ACL Live at The Moody Theater, Austin, TX

    Every online order includes a CD of the new album Call It What It Is.

    Presale Wednesday, May 18th at 10am CDT using password CALLITWHATITIS to run up until Thursday, May 19th at 10pm CDT. Public On Sale Friday, May 20th at 10am CDT.

  • 12 May 2016

    Classic 21 Showcase Live Online
    Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 5:15pm PDT

    Ben will be performing solo acoustic live on air and online at Classic 21 - RTBF tomorrow at 2pm CEST (local Belgium time) and 8am EDT (New York) / 5am PDT (Los Angeles). Keep an ear out for an acoustic version of ‪Shine!

  • 10 May 2016

    Claremont Folk Festival
    Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at 10:30am PDT

    The 2016 Claremont Folk Festival is on sale now! Join us May 22 at Sontag Greek Theater on the campus of Pomona College. This year's lineup features David Lindley, Tom Morello, Yuval Ron Ensemble and Quetzal plus local food and drink.

    Get tickets at cff16.brownpapertickets.com.

  • 05 May 2016

    BHIC on CONAN Tonight!
    Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 9:15am PDT

    Tune In tonight to watch Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals on CONAN! ‪‎CONAN‬ airs at 11pm/10c on TBS.

    From teamcoco.com - "Ben Harper &​ the Innocent Criminals' new album is Call It What It Is. Okay, Ben, if you insist: it's really, really good album."

    Available now on iTunes and Amazon.com.

  • 04 May 2016

    "Call It What It Is" Pandora Session
    Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 1:45pm PDT

    Ben's Pandora Session is now live! Songs performed from Call It What It Is include Deeper and Deeper, Goodbye To You and Call It What It Is.

    Raves for "Call It What It Is":

    "Unpredictable...and brilliant" - The Atlantic

    "Ben Harper at his best...one of the most versatile and sensitive voices of the last three decades" - Associated Press

    "A welcome homecoming...his most diverse collection in years" - Entertainment Weekly / A-

    "This is Harper's best work so far." - Stuff.co.nz / 4 STARS

  • 29 Apr 2016

    Ben on Charlie Rose tonight!
    Friday, April 29, 2016 at 12:45pm PDT

    Tune-in alert! Ben will be on Charlie Rose tonight to perform All That Has Grown from Call It What It Is.

    The performance and interview will air on PBS. Check local listings for details.

  • 27 Apr 2016

    Rolling Stone - Watch Ben Harper Rehearse Poignant New Songs With Innocent Criminals
    Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at 2:15pm PDT

    "They were calling it an incident," Harper recalls of each case. "And I said, 'Well, that's not really an incident. That feels like, looks like and smells like murder to me.'" - Ben Harper interview with Steve Appleford. Watch on Rolling Stone.

  • 24 Apr 2016

    Live webcast from SweetWater 420 Fest
    Sunday, April 24, 2016 at 11:00am PDT

    The SweetWater 420 Fest webcast is underway! Pay what you want to watch and catch Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals tonight live at 8:30pm EDT on Tourpedo.

    In support of Teen Cancer America.

  • 23 Apr 2016

    BHIC with LA Phil Hollywood Bowl Presale
    Saturday, April 23, 2016 at 2:00pm PDT

    We are pleased to announce Ben Harper & The Innnocent Criminals will perform accompanied by the Los Angeles Philharmonic at the Hollywood Bowl on Friday, August 19. Very special guest City and Colour will open.

    Presale tickets are available now at Ticketmaster using password HB2016.

    General public onsale starts Sunday, May 1 at 10am PDT.

  • 09 Apr 2016

    Live from The Fillmore Philly
    Saturday, April 9, 2016 at 11:00am PDT

    Watch BHIC live in concert tomorrow from The Fillmore Philly at 9:15pm ET exclusively on Yahoo Music!

  • 08 Apr 2016

    "Call It What It Is" out now!
    Friday, April 8, 2016 at 12:00am PDT

    Call It What It Is is here! Thank you so much for checking it out. See you out on tour!

    "Unpredictable...and brilliant." - The Atlantic.

    "Accomplished music that’s driving, soulful, heartfelt." - American Songwriter.

    "The past 18 months have seen groundbreaking releases...Harper's latest is a much-needed addition to the conversation." - EW.

    Available now on iTunes and Amazon.com.

  • 07 Apr 2016

    Tavis Smiley Interview tonight
    Thursday, April 7, 2016 at 5:00pm PDT

    Don’t miss Ben’s interview tonight with PBS’ Tavis Smiley. (Check local listings for airtime.) He discusses the new album Call It What It Is, ahead of tomorrow’s release date!