The String Cheese Incident, better known to fans simply as SCI, is a band from Colorado which came together in 1993 and is made up of Michael Kang, Michael Travis, Bill Nershi, Kyle Hollingsworth, Keith Mosely and Jason Hann all of whom perform a variety of instruments during the band’s live shows. The String Cheese Incident plays a variety of musical styles, including blues, electronic, calypso, funk, jazz, Latin, progressive rock, reggae, psychedelia, and more. The String Cheese Incident got their start playing at ski resorts around the Colorado area, culminating with the release of their first album, Born on the Wrong Planet, which was split between cover songs and the band’s original tracks, such as “Black Clouds”, Land’s End”, “Texas” and “Jellyfish”.
The String Cheese Incident released a self-titled album less than a year later. In 1998, The String Cheese Incident released ‘Round the Wheel, an album which encompassed a wide range of musical instruments and styles. The band toured extensively following the release of their album, playing music festivals around the country including Woodstock ’99. In 2001, The String Cheese Incident released their third studio album titled Outside Inside, which included their hit songs, “Up the Canyon”, “Rollover”, and “Close Your Eyes”. In 2003, The String Cheese Incident released their fourth studio, Untying the Not, which included elements from many different elements of music including electronic and trance. The band toured extensively in support of the album’s release, including playing Lollapalooza.
The band’s fifth album, titled One Step Closer, was released in 2005. The band followed the album’s release by returning to their roots and playing many of the same Colorado ski resorts that they had performed at during the beginning of their career. The String Cheese Incident is perhaps most famous for their engaging live performances which incorporate a wide variety of instruments, musical styles and improvisation. The band has come to be known as a staple on the summer music festival circuit. Don’t miss your next opportunity to see The String Cheese Incident live in concert. Score big with ticket city – your place to go for The String Cheese Incident tickets.
String Cheese Incident Tour – 2015
In 2015, The String Cheese Incident toured extensively, playing at many music festivals across the US, including Electric Forest, where they invited the electronic music producer Skrillex to join them on stage and jam with them. The String Cheese Incident live concerts are characteristic of their engaging live performances which incorporate a wide variety of instruments, musical styles and improvisation.