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A rare multi-night visit to Chicago for The String Cheese Incident featured guest spots from two of the jam scene’s best drummers.
Watch The String Cheese Incident live from Chicago on Friday and Saturday nights.
Sunday’s The String Cheese Incident sets at Suwannee Hulaween included a touching tribute, a collaboration with Jerry Douglas & mates and a 10-year bust out.
The String Cheese Incident covered everyone from Beck to Al Green to Sublime to Beyonce during their ‘Night Of The Loving Dead’ set.
Watch The String Cheese Incident jam on two classics and welcome Beats Antique for one of the band’s classic songs on Friday at Suwannee Hulaween in Florida.
Organizers of Suwanee Hulaween have teamed with The String Cheese Incident to provide fans with a webcast that will benefit hurricane relief.
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About Billy Nershi
Bill Nershi affectionately called “the Nersh” (born September 16, 1961 in New York) is a founding member and acoustic guitarist in The String Cheese Incident, an American jamband from Boulder, Colorado and also for Honkytonk Homeslice with his wife Jilian. Nershi has written a good number of String Cheese Incident’s staple songs and often provides vocals. He is married to Jilian Nershi with two daughters and resides in Nederland, Colorado. It was announced in November 2006 that Nershi currently plans to leave SCI in the summer of 2007. Nershi’s love of the Minnesota Wild hockey team is well documented. His season tickets are located at center ice of the XCEL Energy Center.
Billy Nershi has currently started a new project with Drew Emmitt from Leftover Salmon. They are currently doing some massive bluegrass picking with Chris Pandolfi on banjo and Tyler Grant on bass. The Emmitt Nershi Band played several shows the fall of 2007 mostly in Colorado and Illinois.