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  1. Show Review: Yonder Mountain String Band Proves They are Alive and Well at the Crystal BallroomRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Northwest Music Scene

    It feels like ages, but it was only last April when founding member Jeff Austin announced his departure from the Yonder Mountain String Band . It didn't take long however, for the band to make it clear that they had no intentions of slowing down.

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  2. Vallonia native will perform at fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Tribune

    The Ferdinand Folk Festival committee will conduct its annual "Halfway to the Folk Fest" main stage lineup announcement and fundraiser at 7:30a p.m. April 25. Singer-songwriter Aaron Persinger, a Vallonia native and graduate of Brownstown Central High School and Indiana University, will be the featured performer during the April 25 event at the Gaslight in Huntingburg. Persinger has been writing and performing his songs for nearly 30 years and has opened for a wide array of artists, including R.B. Morris, Ramblin' Jack Elliott and Yonder Mountain String Band.

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  3. See Yonder Mountain String Band's Sobering 'Insult and an Elbow' VideoRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | RollingStone

    Singer Ben Kaufmann explains the tune was inspired by a time "when I was drinking and smoking for all the wrong reasons" Bob Dylan said everybody must get stoned, and Old Crow Medicine Show rocked like a wagon wheel, but what about being "stoned as rock & roll?" It's the cornerstone phrase of Yonder Mountain String Band's newest single, "Insult and an Elbow," that sounds like a pleasantly delirious state of mind unless, according to singer/bassist Ben Kauffmann, it's actually more about forming a rock-solid wall between yourself and reality than floating double-versioned in the clouds.

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  4. Westcott Theater gears up for its biggest month everRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    ... prefers to move them to a bigger venue like the 2,500 capacity F Shed. In 2009, for example, Yonder Mountain String Band sold out at the theater. Lotus sold out there in 2013. In the last year, both bands played the F Shed upon their return to ...

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  5. Yonder Mountain String BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | North Coast Journal Weekly Politics

    Bluegrass is music steeped in tradition, but over the past decade and a half Yonder Mountain String Band has spearheaded a renegade movement to rewrite the definition of the genre. Alongside other neo-bluegrass friends, such as Leftover Salmon, Sam Bush, Bela Fleck, and The Travelin' McCourys, YMSB has thoroughly revitalized and contemporized bluegrass, introducing the sound to countless new fans.

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  6. Live MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Portland Tribune

    ... $5. Info: 503-228-3669, www.kellysolympian.com. * No band says it's time to dance quite like the Yonder Mountain String Band, which organizes the hard-partying bluegrass-flavored Northwest String Summit each summer in these here parts. You can catch ...

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  7. Yonder Mountain String Band with The Cave Singers to Play Portland's Crystal Ballroom 3/26Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Northwest Music Scene

    Very few bands have had success in the field of bluegrass recently quite like Yonder Mountain String Band . Their improvisational take on traditional forms has placed them as a favorite band for festivals and theaters all across the country.

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  8. Asheville, North Carolina's Brewgrass Festival ReturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Cybergrass

    ... Asheville with music from headliner the Jeff Austin Band featuring Jeff Austin, formerly of Yonder Mountain String Band, with Danny Barnes, Ross Martin and Eric Thorin. Also joining the roster are Western North Carolina's own Big Daddy Love, and ...

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  9. Dear Jerry: Celebrating The Music Of Jerry Garcia Tickets:...Read the original story

    Friday Mar 13 | WICU12 Erie

    ... Kaukonen, moe., Railroad Earth, The Disco Biscuits, Trampled By Turtles, Widespread Panic and Yonder Mountain String Band. CLICK HERE to browse all levels of seating for 'Dear Jerry: Celebrating The Music Of Jerry Garcia' concerts at ...

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  10. Greensky Bluegrass makes a stand at Boulder TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | Colorado Daily

    ... of such seminal Front Range acts as Hot Rize, The String Cheese Incident, Leftover Salmon and Yonder Mountain String Band. A common milestone for such bands is to get a three-night gig at the Boulder Theater. Greensky will be thus anointed Thursday ...

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  11. Dear Jerry Concert To Celebrate Music Of Jerry GarciaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | JamBase

    Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Maryland will host an all-star tribute concert dubbed Dear Jerry: Celebrating The Music Of Jerry Garcia on May 14. Bob Weir, Phil Lesh, Mickey Hart and Bill Kreutzmann will each perform at the tribute with their respective solo bands or with the house band along with many other acts. Dear Jerry will feature performances from Mickey Hart, Bill Kreutzmann's Billy & the Kids, Bob Weir, Bruce Hornsby, Buddy Miller, David Grisman, Eric Church, Greensky Bluegrass, Jimmy Cliff, Jorma Kaukonen, Los Lobos, moe., O.A.R., Railroad Earth, The Disco Biscuits, Trampled By Turtles, Widespread Panic, Yonder Mountain String Band and Phil Lesh's Communion .

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  12. Upcoming pop shows: Gang of Four, Punch Brothers, and The Travelin' McCourys featuring Billy NershiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... , a collection of classic high-velocity bluegrass banjo tunes. Jeff Austin, mandolinist for Yonder Mountain String Band, will open. The Travelin' McCourys featuring Billy Nershi, with the Jeff Austin Band, play 8 p.m. Thursday at the Ardmore Music ...

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  13. Old Salt Union at International Bluegrass Music Museum ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Cybergrass

    ... They have made appearances at the John Hartford Memorial Festival, Wakarusa, LouFest, and Yonder Mountain String Band's Harvest Festival, sharing the stage with The Del McCoury Band, Sam Bush, Greensky Bluegrass, Ricky Skaggs, and more - and no ...

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  14. Yonder Mountain String Band Announces New AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | JamBase

    Hot on the heels of an announcement of a Red Rocks performance with Greensky Bluegrass and Fruition , Yonder Mountain String Band have revealed details of their new studio album, Black Sheep , which is due June 16 on their own Frog Pad Records. The album is the band's first as a five-piece with Jake Jolliff and Allie Kral both making contributions to Black Sheep .

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  15. Yonder Mountain To Team With Greensky & Fruition At Red RocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | JamBase

    You can always count on Red Rocks to host exciting pairings in Colorado and the latest announcement is for just such a pairing - Yonder Mountain String Band will headline the venue with support from Greensky Bluegrass and Fruition on August 21. A pre-sale begins this Wednesday, February 25 at 10 a.m. MT which will be followed by the general on-sale this Saturday, February 28 at 10 a.m. MT.

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  16. Larry Keel to perform at Gypsy Sally'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Examiner.com

    If you like Americana, newgrass, bluegrass, mountain music or just enjoy hearing a great flatpicking guitarist play then Gypsy Sally's is the place to spend your Saturday night. Larry Keel an award winning flatpicking guitarist who has played with Leftover Salmon, The Yonder Mountain String Band, Keller Williams and more brings his Experience to Gypsy Sally's on Saturday February 21, 2015.

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  17. BluegrassRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Broward-Palm Beach

    It's almost been 16 years since Colorado act Yonder Mountain String Band first got its start, but it feels like it's been America's most loved bluegrass act for so much longer.

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  18. Yonder Mountain String BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Broward-Palm Beach

    It's almost been 16 years since Colorado act Yonder Mountain String Band first got its start, but it feels like it's been America's most loved bluegrass act for so much longer.

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  19. Tonight in live music: SWIMM, Yonder Mountain String Band, Harry Connick, Jr. & moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    ... World Brewery, Ybor City)  –Leilani Polk & Seth Peterson Yonder Mountain String Band with Horse Feathers The jam scene's favorite newgrass ensemble, Yonder Mountain String Band, has a keen handle on melody, ...

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  20. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Feb. 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... and vocalist. 8 p.m., Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. (727) 791-7400. Yonder Mountain String Band: The progressive bluegrass group performs at 6:30 p.m., Jannus Live, 200 First Ave. N, St. Petersburg. $25. (727) 565-0550. ...

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