Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals have announced a short run of North American performances for spring 2017 that includes Mobile’s Soul Kitchen April 29.
The tour begins April 28 in New Orleans, rolls into Mobile’s Soul Kitchen April 29, and wraps up May 6 in Atlanta. They’ll play Mobile’s Soul Kitchen the night following New Orleans. The presale starts tomorrow, Nov. 30 at 10:00 a.m. PST.
The spring dates follow a successful whirlwind world tour in support of the band’s latest Stax Records album, Call It What It Is. Throughout 2016, BHIC played across the U.S. – including gigs at Red Rocks and the Hollywood Bowl with the L.A. Phil – as well as Europe, Japan, Australia and New Zealand.
The band will continue touring throughout 2017, starting with the dates listed below.
Ben Harper& The Innocent Criminals’ performance on Austin City Limits recently aired along with My Morning Jacket – more information about the episode here.
A musician, songwriter, guitarist, producer and activist, Ben Harper has released 14 studio albums and three live albums since 1994. In 2013, his collaboration with Charlie Musselwhite, Get Up!, debuted at #1 on the Billboard Blues chart and spent 24 weeks in the Top 10. It won a Best Blues Album Grammy for Harper and harmonica master Musselwhite. Harper’s albums, combined with an unceasing commitment to international touring, have helped him grow a fan base that spans several continents.
Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals North American Tour Dates:
Apr 28, 2017 – Orpheum Theatre – New Orleans, LA
Apr 29, 2017 – Soul Kitchen – Mobile, AL
May 1, 2017 – Hard Rock Live – Orlando, FL
May 2, 2017 – Jannus Live – Saint Petersburg, FL
May 5, 2017 – Florida Theatre – Jacksonville, FL
May 6, 2017 – Tabernacle – Atlanta, GA
More info at benharper.com