Jonathan Maness (USA), the singer and guitarist for Tennessee-based band Mountain Soul, and an alumnus of the Dixie Bee-Liners and Valerie Smith, will be touring Europe from 13 July to 14 August with an alliance of European musicians called Cauldron Mountain. This band is comprised of Slovakian musicians, many of whom also toured under the name 29 Strings.
In 2008 Jonathan and these same musicians played a special concert in Pezinok, Slovakia to three standing ovations. Jonathan and the members of Cauldron Mountain are good friends and are looking forward to being reunited to play some music together.
Jonathan will also be presenting his new CD, Time, love, and money, featuring guest appearances by John Cowan, Sam Bush, Scott Vestal, and many more...
Confirmed tour dates are:
July 21 Concert U Ocka, Bratislava, Slovakia
July 28 Concert Sopa, Zlin, Czech republic
July 29 Dobre Bohunice festival, Slovakia
Aug. 6 Stary dobry western festival, Czech republic
Aug. 13 Bluegrass Family festival, Switzerland
More dates are in the works. Please stay tuned for details.
The band is: Jonathan Maness (vocals, guitar), Richard Cifersky (banjo, guitar), Michal Barok (vocals, mandolin), Milan Benkovic (vocals, resophonic guitar), and Tono Naroda (bass), with guest Juraj Chalabala (drums).
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Jonathan Maness & Cauldron Mountain on Facebook