12 Nov 2000

Raleigh, NC

The Ritz

Sunday, November 12, 2000 at 7:00pm PST

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.

Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals