Yonder Mountain String Band Sets Winter Adventure

Orlando, Atlanta, Nashville and Charleston are just a few of the cities selected for Yonder Mountain String Band’s winter tour. 

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Touring in support of its 2015 release, Black Sheep, YMSB will welcome Trout Steak Revival to the winter outing. Keller and the Keels appears on two nights.

Yonder Mountain String Band has grown a bit since the departure of mandolinist/singer Jeff Austin. Joining Adam Aijala, Dave Johnston and Ben Kaufmann are Allie Kral on violin/vocals and Jacob Jolliff on mandolin/vocals.

Photo: James P. Hendershot
"Dear Jerry: Celebrating The Music Of Jerry Garcia," Merriweather Post Pavilion, Columbia, Md.

YMSB won’t be idle during the months leading up to the band’s winter journey.  The band’s fall tour includes stops in Milwaukee, Minneapolis and Chicago.  Come December Yonder Mountain will appear at Strings & Sol in Cancun, Mexico.  The last week of December finds the band playing a multi-night stand at the Boulder Theatre in Boulder, Colo.

Here’s the winter tour:

Jan. 20 – Lexington, Ky., Lyric Theatre & Cultural Arts Center
Jan. 21 – Indianapolis, Ind., The Vogue
Jan. 22 – Urbana, Ill., Canopy Club
Jan. 23 – Madison, Wis., Orpheum Theater
Jan. 26 – State College, Pa., State Theatre
Jan. 27 – Richmond, Va., The National
Jan. 28 – Carrboro, N.C., Cat’s Cradle
Jan. 29 – Asheville, N.C., The Orange Peel
Jan. 30 – Knoxville, Tenn., The International
Feb. 2 – Tuscaloosa, Ala., Druid City Music Hall
Feb. 3 – Pensacola, Fla., Vinyl Music Hall
Feb. 4 – Orlando, Fla., Plaza Live Orlando
Feb. 5 – Saint Petersburg, Fla., Jannus Live
Feb. 6 – Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Culture Room
Feb. 9 – Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., Ponte Vedra Concert Hall
Feb. 10 – Charleston, S.C., Music Farm Charleston
Feb. 11 – Columbia, S.C., Music Farm Columbia
Feb. 12 – Atlanta, Ga., Variety Playhouse
Feb. 13 – Atlanta, Ga., Variety Playhouse
Feb. 14 – Nashville, Tenn., 3rd & Lindsley

Special guest Trout Steak Revival appears Jan. 20-Feb. 3 & Feb. 6-14.  Keller and The Keels appears Feb. 4-5.

Tickets for several shows go on sale Nov. 6.  Head over to YonderMountain.com for more details.