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  1. Kat's Korner: 2016 in MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 1 | The Common Ills

    ... the stream button. If you haven't, don't shortchange yourself, take a listen and see if you aren't impressed. 4) Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals' CALL IT WHAT IT IS . Ben Harper is everything that Bruce Springsteen was supposed to be back ...

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  2. Marc Ford and the Neptune Blues Club on the WGN Morning NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | WGN-TV Chicago

    ... a NAACP award (John F. Kennedy counts as one of the few other Caucasians bestowed the honor) for his work on the Ben Harper and Blind Boys of Alabama album There Will Be A Light . Also, Ford's role as a record producer allowed him to use his gift of ...

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  3. Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals at Michael Fowler CentreRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    After a string of triumphant 2015 dates across North America, Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals will embark on a headline tour of Australia and New Zealand early next year, marking their first national headline tour in more than eight years. Tracing their roots back to 1993, the Innocent Criminals were involved in many Ben Harper projects before going on hiatus in 2008.

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  4. Review: Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals, Brisbane Riverstage, November 24, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2016 | The Age

    ... articles, join in the conversation and comment, plus select which news your want direct to your inbox. After Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals' 1998 show at Brisbane's dearly departed Festival Hall, a couple of dozen people were treated to an ...

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  5. My Morning Jacket & Ben Harper Perform On 'Austin City Limits'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2016 | JamBase

    This weekend as part of its 42nd season, Austin City Limits premiered a new episode featuring My Morning Jacket and Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals . MMJ's performance featured the band playing four originals, while Ben Harper and crew offered up six of their own tunes.

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  6. Early Voting Event Featuring Bill Clinton Cancelled Due to Officers' MurdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | WHO-TV

    President Bill Clinton was set to hold an early voting event on behalf of his wife, Hillary Clinton, Wednesday evening. He was to be joined by vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine and singer Ben Harper at the Des Moines Social Club.

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  7. This day in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | Boston.com

    Today's birthdays: Jazz singer Cleo Laine is 89. Actress Joan Plowright is 87. Musician Charlie Daniels is 80. Actress Jane Alexander is 77. Actor Dennis Franz is 72. Singer Wayne Fontana is 71. Olympic decathlon medalist Caitlyn Jenner is 67. Actress Annie Potts is 64. Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is 61. The former president of Iran, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, is 60. Actress Lauren Holly is 53. Comedian Andy Richter is 50. Actress Julia Roberts is 49. Singer Ben Harper is 47. Country singer Brad Paisley is 44. Actor Joaquin Phoenix is 42. Singer Brett Dennen is 37. Singer Frank Ocean is 29. In 1886, the Statue of Liberty, a gift from the people of France, was dedicated in New York by President Cleveland.

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  8. Yellowcard: Yellowcard [Reviews]Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... Sounds ," and growing tensions within the band resulting in the contentious departures of founding lead guitarist Ben Harper and bassist Peter Mosely . Going on a relatively short hiatus after their run with Capitol, Yellowcard 's recent streak of ...

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  9. Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals, special guest confirmedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | Scoop

    Live Nation is pleased to confirm promising New Zealand singer/songwriter Miller Yule as special guest on the Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals Call It What It Is Tour of New Zealand this December. Miller, an accomplished multi-instrumentalist and performer who recently released his debut 5 track EP 'Shoot Me In The Heart' debuting at #4 on the New Zealand album chart, will perform with his 5 piece band on the Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminal concert dates this summer.

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  10. Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals deliver confident, powerful set...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | Austin American Statesman

    There was a moment about 55 minutes into Ben Harper's "Austin City Limits" taping on Thursday night that viewers of the eventual television broadcast of the concert probably won't see, and that's their loss. It came after Harper started the gospel hymn "Where Could I Go" in a stark falsetto and then ventured to the front of the stage and belted the song's second stanza off microphone to the audience, his body nearly convulsing from the force of a song that became a sermon.

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  11. Ben Harper at the BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | Santa Barbara Independent

    With an image approximating Public Enemy's gun-sight logo looming large behind them on the Bowl's stage, Ben Harper's seven-piece collective - the Innocent Criminals - delivered a rousing set, from the first song Harper ever wrote to the pop-blues rocker off his defiant 2016 album, Call It What It Is . Sounding like a young Robert Cray, Harper opened with the hooky, nostalgic opener "When Sex Was Dirty."

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  12. Ahead of a show with the L.A. Phil, Ben Harper discusses his favorite musical collaborationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    Ben Harper will perform with the L.A. Phil this weekend at the Hollywood Bowl. "Collaborations are a commitment to being willing to grow," says Ben Harper.

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  13. Our favorite performances at Sloss Fest 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2016 | Alabama Live

    ... an oh-so-good concert from a kinder, gentler - but, thank goodness, far from tame - Ryan Adams. -- Mary Colurso Ben Harper and his skillful band, the Innocent Criminals, turned in an hourlong set that left fans wanting more, more, more. The ...

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  14. The top 10 best Ben Harper songsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Examiner.com

    We notice that your web browser is out-of-date. For the best experience on AXS.com please consider upgrading to one of the following: We see your preferred language is English , would you like to stay on English or switch to English ? Ben Harper has a rich heritage of many cultures and a strong and fertile background in music.

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  15. Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals at OmmegangRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    Ben Harper began fooling with a guitar as a kid in southern California. To get serious was not such a stretch.

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  16. This Week In Concerts - Sublime, Selena Gomez and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | 303 Magazine

    ... indie folk-rock scene, Tuesday night is the perfect time to go. Playing along with Grammy-award winning artist Ben Harper and his band The Innocent Criminals is Dallas Green, better known by his stage name City and Colour. His acoustic-folk music ...

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  17. Just Keep Swimming: Quotes, Songs and Other Pop Culture Bits That Help During Hard TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | KQED

    ... the empowering songs du jour you'll find there, the one song I keep in my playlists to make me feel better is Ben Harper's (with the Blind Boys of Alabama) "There Will Be A Light." there's always the more realistic vision of the world from ...

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  18. Kat's Korner: Ben Harper serves up a minor masterpieceRead the original story

    May 1, 2016 | The Common Ills

    Kat : If the last ten years have belonged to anyone in rock, the strongest argument could be made that they belonged to Ben Harper . It's not just that he's got the charisma, it's also that he's got the chops.

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  19. One kid's trash provides a lesson to treasure in new featureRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Claremont Courier

    ... of the movie for $4.99. Music fans will be happy to hear that Mr. Harper has enlisted the talent of older brother Ben Harper for the project. Ben's song "With My Own Two Hands," recorded with Jack Johnson, serves as a centerpiece for the film. ...

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  20. Ben Harper reuintes with the Innocent Criminals to 'Call It What It...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Philly.com

    Ben Harper sounds like a mystic on the phone, as might be expected from a seasoned, California-raised musician who has accumulated much wisdom and knowledge in his more than 20-year career. With a reunion tour and new album, Call It What It Is , Harper's reconvened with his long-standing creative peers, the Innocent Criminals.

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