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Yonder Mountain String Band: Foot-Stomping, Genre-Bending Bluegrass

Watch the altitude-driven band perform live in the Soundcheck studio.

Monday, November 04, 2013

Yonder Mountain String Band performs in the Soundcheck studio. Yonder Mountain String Band performs in the Soundcheck studio. (Michael Katzif / WNYC)

The altitude-driven, genre-challenging Yonder Mountain String Band lives on the road. So when it came time for the Colorado bluegrass outfit to get into the studio, the group tried something different. Instead of taking an extended run in the studio, Yonder Mountain String Band took time off from an ongoing tour, shacked up in a Chicago studio for a couple of days, and cut four songs.

The result of that session, YMSB EP ’13, showcases Yonder Mountain String Band’s incredible flexibility with mountains of energy, fast-picking solos, and foot-stomping bass lines.

 

 

 

 

Set List:

  • "Lay It On The Line"
  • "New Deal Train"
  • "All The Time"

 

Guests:

Yonder Mountain String Band

Comments [1]

Soundcheck producer Joel

Live listeners: Starting up at 2 p.m. Stay tuned!

Oct. 29 2013 01:51 PM

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