The Rising is...

Ben Harold - Vocals, Guitar.

Carl Crumbliss - Bass.

Dan Kolesari - Keyboards.

Joe Howard - Drums, Background Vocals.

Ken Zabler - Guitars, Background Vocals.


Having been influenced by bands like Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers; Bruce Springsteen & The E Street band; and Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit--Ben Harold & The Rising brings a unique yet familiar energy and approach to Americana, Roots-Rock music. Their signature sound and style could fit into any number of eras yet remains modern and exclusive to the band.

The band's newest release, "THESE DAYS" explores the complexities of being human in extraordinary times. Stories we all can relate to as we make our way through these days.

Ben Harold & The Rising were nominated for a 2020 WAMI.

A promising and versatile band... so much more than just another Americana band”

Music Mecca, Nashville

One of our favorite records of the year, THESE DAYS.”

We Write About Music, LA

Captivating Songwriting”

Breaking & Entering MKE

A sound that calls out to your attention.”

Buzz Music LA