Ben Harper – November 8th – Ellie Caulkins Opera House

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Ben Harper brought his one-man acoustic show to Ellie Caulkins Opera House this past weekend and dazzled a sold-out crowd with a 27 song performance that included hits like “Diamonds On The Inside” and “Burn One Down” alongside some deeper cuts and riveting stories.  The multi-instrumentalist showed off his skills on a variety of instruments including banjo, acoustic and electric guitar, and piano.  It was an intimate night with one of the most popular artists in the world.

SETLIST: The Long Road Home, Welcome To The Cruel World, Excuse Me Mr., Fight Outta You, Roses From My Friends, Another Lonely Day, Diamonds On The Inside, Forever, Fade Into You, Stay, All My Heart Can Take / Mutt, Lifeline, Don’t Give Up On Me Now, Feel Love, Burn One Down

ENCORE: Trying Not To Fall In Love With You, Trust You To Dig My Grave, Steal My Kisses, With My Own Two Hands, She’s Only Happy In The Sun, Born To Love You, Suzie Blue,

ENCORE 2: Walk Away, Waiting On An Angel, Power Of The Gospel, Amen Omen, Hallelujah


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Who Is Timothy Dwenger

Music has always been a part of my life. It probably all started listening to old Grateful Dead, Peter Paul & Mary, and Simon & Garfunkel records that my parents had, but it wasn't long before they were taking me to concerts like Starship, Crosby, Stills & Nash, and Huey Lewis & The News. I got the bug to write about music after reviewing an Eric Clapton concert for a creative writing project in high school but didn't really take it up seriously until 2002. Since then I have published countless articles in The Marquee Magazine and done some work for Jambase.com, SPIN Magazine, and various other outlets. I started Listen Up Denver! as a way to share the music information that is constantly spilling out of my head with people who care. Please enjoy!