The Yonder Mountain String Band (abbreviated YMSB and referred to by some as just "Yonder") is an American progressive bluegrass group from Nederland, Colorado. Composed of Dave Johnston, Ben Kaufmann, Adam Aijala, Allie Kral, and Jacob Joliff, the band has released five studio albums and several live recordings to date.
Having met in Urbana, Illinois, banjo player Dave Johnston requested Jeff Austin to join and sing in his band The Bluegrassholes. Austin, who played no instrument, revealed to Johnston that he owned a mandolin, who then told him to come to the performance and "play anything, just play fast and loud."
After the collapse of The Bluegrassholes, Johnston moved to Boulder, Colorado, in order to further his bluegrass musical skills. Similarly, Austin moved to Colorado, but instead took up residence in the mountain town of Nederland. Johnston soon joined him there. It was during this time in NederlandЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Elevation [1999, альбом]
- Town by Town [2001, альбом]
- Old Hands [17.06.2003, альбом]
- Yonder Mountain String Band [09.05.2006, альбом]
- The Show [01.09.2009, альбом]
- EP‐13 [2013, макси-сингл]
- Black Sheep [16.06.2015, альбом]
- 2001-07-01: Dexter Lake Music Festival, Dexter Lake State Park, OR, USA
- 2002-02-09: Nita's Hideaway, Tempe, AZ, USA
- 2004-11-06: Sokol Hall, Omaha, NE, USA
- Live from Austin City Limits - 9
- Mountain Tracks, Volume 1 
- Mountain Tracks, Volume 2 [20.08.2002]
- Mountain Tracks, Volume 3 [14.09.2004]
- Mountain Tracks, Volume 4 [07.02.2006]
- Mountain Tracks, Volume 5 [15.04.2008]
- Mystic Theater 11-2-00 I [02.11.2000, сборник]
- Mystic Theater 11-2-00 II [02.11.2000, сборник]