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All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Fistful of Mercy is entirely too aggressive a name for the ramshackle trio of Ben Harper, Joseph Arthur, and Dhani Harrison, a group of neo-hippies whose respective circles conjoined so they decided to strum some acoustic guitars together and see what happened. What happened was a collection of nine pleasant folk-rock tunes tinged with a little blues and a lot of softly psychedelic twists reminiscent of Dhani's dad, George. The melodies may recall the elder Harrison but the overall feel is uncannily CSN at their softest, the harmonies always gentle and the tempos never moving any faster than a lazy stroll. The mellow vibes are appealing in their own ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Fistful of Mercy is entirely too aggressive a name for the ramshackle trio of Ben Harper, Joseph Arthur, and Dhani Harrison, a group of neo-hippies whose respective circles conjoined so they decided to strum some acoustic guitars together and see what happened. What happened was a collection of nine pleasant folk-rock tunes tinged with a little blues and a lot of softly psychedelic twists reminiscent of Dhani's dad, George. The melodies may recall the elder Harrison but the overall feel is uncannily CSN at their softest, the harmonies always gentle and the tempos never moving any faster than a lazy stroll. The mellow vibes are appealing in their own lackadaisical way.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/5/2010
  • Label: Hot Records
  • UPC: 601091063129
  • Catalog Number: 1
  • Sales rank: 58,275

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Fistful of Mercy Primary Artist
Jim Keltner Percussion, Drums, Guest Appearance
Ben Harper Guitar, Vocals, Group Member
Joseph Arthur Organ, Bass, Guitar, Vocals, Group Member
Jessy Greene Violin, Guest Appearance
Sheldon Gomberg Upright Bass, Guest Appearance
Dhani Harrison Bass, Guitar, Keyboards, Vocals, Group Member
Technical Credits
Ben Harper Composer
Joseph Arthur Composer
Gavin Lurssen Mastering
Sheldon Gomberg Engineer
Ben Goetting Layout
Dhani Harrison Composer
Jeff Halbert Engineer
Drew Lorimer Layout
Fistful of Mercy Producer
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