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Thursday, July 7, 2011

Tonight @ Potawatomi Bingo Casino Stage and Pavilion, Summerfest, 10 p.m.

The Yonder Mountain String Band was born when banjoist Dave Johnston told college buddy Jeff Austin to bring his mandolin to his band's performance and “play anything fast and loud.” That band, The Bluegrassholes, soon collapsed, but...
Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Katy Perry, Michael Franti and Yonder Mountain String Band

Katy Perry is contemporary pop music's most cynical success story. The daughter of Christian pastors, she launched her music career with a religious-rock record in 2001 under her birth name Katy Hudson. After the record tanked, she gave up on Christian music and reinvented...
Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2010

Tonight @ The Pabst Theater, 8:30 p.m.

Colorado’s Yonder Mountain String Band has a lot more company these days. Since their rise at the turn of the century, the group has been at the forefront of a movement of bands schooled on the modern jam scene but in love with the sounds of...