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Concerts

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May 20, 2011 Fresh off a new album, the folk-rock singer performs a show at The Queen in Wilmington, Del.

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Studio Sessions

Charlie Musselwhite and Ben Harper.

April 22, 2013 The singer-songwriter and harmonica legend give the blues a modern twist on their new album, Get Up!

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Fistful Of Mercy recently performed on World Cafe.

February 24, 2011 Hear Ben Harper, Joseph Arthur and Dhani Harrison perform songs from their latest project.

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June 26, 2009 Harper's new band trashes his folk-leaning past for stripped-down rock in a session from WXPN.

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Interviews & Profiles

Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite's new collaborative album is titled Get Up!

January 31, 2013 The singer-songwriter and the harmonica legend team up on a new album of original blues songs.

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February 22, 2006 Pink Floyd's David Gilmour; A groundbreaking reissue: Byrne and Eno; Electronica out of Africa: ...

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September 11, 2001 As NPR covered the terrorist attacks in New York and Washington DC, it was music that gave liste...

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White Lies for Dark Times

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  • Album: White Lies for Dark Times
  • Artist: Ben Harper and Relentless7
  • Label: Virgin
  • Released: 2009