Ben Harper Concert
Ben Harper concert on Friday, Aug 26. Gates open at 5pm and Show starts at 6:30pm.
Tickets are $40 (includes $1 for Bend La Pine Schools) plus service fees. The first 300 tickets bought at the Ticket Mill with cash will have a flat $3 service fee. All Ages, General Admission. General on-sale through Bendconcerts and at the Ticket Mill.
Ben Harper is an American singer-songwriter and musician. Harper plays an eclectic mix of blues, folk, soul, reggae and rock music and is known for his guitar-playing skills, vocals, live performances and activism. Ben Harper returns to the Les Schwab Amphitheater for his third appearance in Bend. Through a long and fruitful career starting back in 1994 with the release of his debut album, Welcome to the Cruel World, Ben’s sweet melodies and roots music has brought him a fanatic following and worldwide critical acclaim. Ben Harper is a two-time Grammy Award Winner, receiving awards for Best Pop Instrumental Performance and Best Traditional Soul Gospel Album in 2005. Over the years, his bands include the Innocent Criminals, Relentless 7 and Fistful of Mercy. Ben’s latest album Give Till It’s Gone was released in May 2011. The album is a culmination of years of touring, songwriting, and soul satisfying moments wrapped in the swift, sweet guitar lines and melodies that are distinctly Ben Harper.