FiltersShow / Hide
- All Events
- Theatre & Shows
- Days Out
- Anywhere In The UK
- Location: Anywhere in the UK
Radius: ... miles
Tue 16th Jul at 7:00pm
@ O2 Shepherds Bush Empire, London
Also appearing: Charlie Musselwhite
This event has been and gone!
Catch the next one:
Check out the info below for future tour dates, and track them to receive alerts when they tour near you
Never miss another 'Ben Harper' show
An Evening Of The Blues: Ben Harper + Charlie Musselwhite
Following the release of their collaborative album 'Get Up!' (via the legendary Stax Records/Concord Music Group) Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite have announced a one-off 'Evening of the Blues' show in London this July.
In the grand but all-too-rare tradition of full-album artist collaborations, 'Get Up!' featuring Ben Harper with Charlie Musselwhite is a modern blues classic. The release, Harper's 12th studio album, surveys gospel, roots, country and R&B; the marriage's fluid chemistry helping his multi-layered canvas expand as never before.
Recorded down and dirty, fast and live, Get Up! is an old school creation. This kind of musical chemistry demanded the approach. But its attitude, brash, assertive, disarming and vulnerable, is defiantly modern. This is a record Harper has always aspired to make but knew required the essential life experience. Get Up! proves it’s been time well spent.
This event takes place at O2 Shepherds Bush Empire, which has achieved Silver Status for disabled access from Attitude Is Everything.
Los Angeles-born singer/songwriter whose unique sound is as much rooted in his trademark hollow-neck acoustic Weissenborn guitar as in his urban acoustic ballads.
Ben Harper tour dates
A blues musician whose guitar and harmonica playing has long been admired. He's recorded over 20 albums on his own and guested on records by The Blind Boys of Alabama, Tom Waits and INXS. His talents were honed in the original Chicago scene where he met the likes of Muddy Waters and Howlin' Wolf, and John Lee Hooker was the best man at Charlie's wedding.
Charlie Musselwhite tour dates
Track this event
- Event has been added to your calendar
- Any important updates will be sent to your email address
- Add to your personal Ents24 calendar
- Sync with iCal, Outlook and others
- Receive important updates
- 21 people currently track this event
Venue: O2 Shepherds Bush Empire
Disabled Access: Silver Status
Bookings: 0844 477 2000
→ Kensington (Olympia) 16 min walk
→ Goldhawk Rd 4 min walk
→ Shepherds Bush 5 min walk