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Jamgrass act Yonder Mountain String Band are bringing their new lineup to both coasts and a number of cities in between over the course of a month-long spring tour.
- The Infamous Stringdusters & Yonder Mountain String Band Cover Grateful Dead & Rolling Stones In Seattle
The Infamous Stringdusters & Yonder Mountain String Band teamed up on the Grateful Dead’s “Mister Charlie” and The Rolling Stones’ “No Expectations” to end their Saturday night show at The Showbox in Seattle.
Yonder Mountain String Band’s first tour with multi-instrumentalist Nick Piccininni began last week and included a tribute to late Rush drummer Neil Peart in Bozeman on Friday night.
Yonder Mountain String Band guitarist Adam Aijala discusses his experience at the Jeff Austin tribute, collaborating with Handmade Moments and more in a “The Art Of The Sit-In” segment featured in Episode 53 of ‘The JamBase Podcast.’
Jake Jolliff will be departing Yonder Mountain String Band at the end of 2019 with Nick Piccininni coming aboard in 2020.
Greensky Bluegrass closed out the 2019 Strings & Sol destination event in Puerto Morelos, Mexico on Sunday night by welcoming members of the other acts on the lineup to perform the traditional “Will The Circle Be Unbroken.”
Trey Anastasio Band played sans Cyro Baptista at the House Of Blues in Houston after the percussionist was sidelined with the flu.
Tedeschi Trucks Band delivered an acoustic section to open up the second set of their Chicago Theatre residency closer and also stopped by Buddy Guy’s Legends to perform with the legend himself.
Jerry Joeseph helped Widespread Panic dust off a cover of The Beatles’ “Come Together” during night two of WSP’s Panic En La Playa Nueve run in Mexico, which featured a Red Hot Mama Pajama theme.
Tedeschi Trucks Band returned to the Chicago Theatre on Friday night to continue their four-night residency in The Windy City.
Umphrey’s McGee debuted “Red Room” nearly 13 years since its release on 2007’s ‘The Bottom Half’ and busted out another Rush cover at Stage AE in Pittsburgh.