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Ben Harper To Release Retrospective “By My Side” Album On October 16, On Fall Tour Now

September 27, 2012 The Audio Perv 0

GRAMMY®-winning musician and songwriter Ben Harper has selected his favorite ballads for a career-spanning retrospective titled By My Side, to be released October 16 by Virgin/EMI. The collection, available in CD and digital formats, features 12 of Harper’s most unforgettable songs, including “Forever,” “Diamonds On The Inside,” and “Waiting On An Angel,” and also introduces a new ballad, “Crazy Amazing,” which is exclusive to this release. By My Side also includes a rare studio version of “Not Fire Not Ice,” …

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Ben Harper’s “Give Till It’s Gone” Out Now

May 17, 2011 drainu182 0

Give Till It’s Gone, Ben Harper’s 10th studio album and first solo record since 2006’s Both Sides of the Gun, is out today on Virgin Records. Harper will perform the collection’s first single, “Rock N’ Roll Is Free,” on “Late Show with David Letterman” tomorrow, May 18. After the taping, he’ll play a live multi-platform concert at New York’s Ed Sullivan Theater as part of CBS Interactive Music Group’s leading concert webcast series, LIVE ON LETTERMAN, presented by AT&T. …

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Ben Harper Announces North American Tour Dates

May 13, 2011 drainu182 0

After playing a series of international festivals this summer, Virgin Records recording artist Ben Harper will launch a North American headlining tour. The run will kick off on August 25 at The Warfield in San Francisco, CA and include a show at Terminal 5 in New York City (October 1) and a two-night stand at Washington, DC’s 9:30 Club (October 4 and 5). See below for itinerary or visit his official site.

Harper will celebrate the May 17 release …

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Ben Harper’s Playing “Live On Letterman” On Wed 5/18 (WE CAN GET YOU IN!)

May 12, 2011 drainu182 0

All of the late night TV shows do a pretty solid job of booking a wide variety of guests and exposing a bunch of new music to everyone. One thing that the Late Show with David Letterman does better than anyone is host these special “Live on Letterman” sessions that are webcast live and available to be streamed to everyone afterward. From TV On The Radio to Foo Fighters, Live on Letterman showcases some really cool artist and the best …

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New Ben Harper “Rock N’ Roll Is Free” Video

April 14, 2011 drainu182 0

Ben Harper premiered his animated video for “Rock N’ Roll Is Free,” watch it here!

Give Till It’s Gone, due out on May 17th on Virgin Records, was recently spotlighted in Rolling Stone’s Spring Music Preview.

The songs on Give Till It’s Gone – Harper’s first solo record since 2006’s Both Sides of the Gun – are nothing less than a revelation, expressing one man’s struggle, confusion and, ultimately, redemption. Harper has never been afraid to dig …