Every morning after his tea -- "to clear out all the nighttime yuck" -- singer/guitarist Ben Harper plays and writes and plays some more. A fan of the Delta-blues legends (Elmore James and Muddy Waters) and their subsequent apostles (Led Zeppelin and the Allman Brothers), Harper makes music that possesses a unique sound even though it comes from the familiar, blues-based classic-rock style. He seems to have the intangible ability to deconstruct music to its foundation and build it up again in his own... More >>>