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String Cheese, fresh and ready

After time away, jam band regroups, returns to touring

String Cheese Incident, which stopped touring in 2007, is back and will perform at the Orpheum Theatre on Sunday. String Cheese Incident, which stopped touring in 2007, is back and will perform at the Orpheum Theatre on Sunday.
By Scott McLennan
Globe Correspondent / December 2, 2011
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As it blossomed through the late ’90s and into the middle ’00s, Colorado band the String Cheese Incident mashed up bluegrass and electronic music, rock and jazz, global rhythms and back-porch charm. The whole thing was a hippie-hillbilly hybrid that found a healthy audience within the jam band scene and drew invites from hosts as diverse as the Newport Folk Festival and Lollapalooza. Now reenergized after a hiatus, the band returns to play a sold-out show in Boston on Sunday.

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