• Jeff Austin exits YMSB

    Yonder Mountain String Band has announced the departure of mandolinist/vocalist Jeff Austin, who is leaving the group to pursue his solo career, and support his upcoming solo project which he discussed with us several months back. In a statement issued this

  • Jeff Austin staying busy

    When we published a review of Yonder Mountain String Band's show in Charlottesville, VA recently, we noted that mandolinist Jeff Austin was absent, owing to the recent birth of a daughter, Penelope. So there was no surprise when we caught up

  • YMSB and the McCourys in Charlottesville

    As Mother Nature was bearing down on Central Virginia Tuesday night, we found the perfect way to keep warm at The Jefferson Theater in Charlottesville, VA. Warming up the stage to a sold out crowd was the sizzling combination of the

  • Yonder Mountain String Band in Boulder

    Yonder Mountain String Band played two days in Boulder, CO just after Christmas, supported by Cosmic Bowling League, and Todd Powers was on hand to grab some photos. For those who don't follow them closely, the Bowling League is the members

  • EP 13 from Yonder Mountain next month

    Renegade grassers Yonder Mountain String Band are set to release a new project in October. YMSB EP '13 is a short-form, self-produced album recorded while the band was touring, booking studio time whenever and wherever the muse spoke. Its four tracks

  • Jeff Austin talks Here and Now

    The summer is quickly coming to a close, but Jeff Austin still has time for one more  tour. After playing 18 shows with Yonder Mountain String Band, Austin will team up with guitarist Larry Keel, bassist Jenny Keel and banjo

  • Yonder Mountain heats up Music City

    Friday night, January 11, was downright balmy in Music City when Yonder Mountain String Band rolled into town for the second stop of their winter tour. Near 70-degree temperatures lured fans out to Marathon Music Works for the venue’s first concert