Independent band The String Cheese Incident has released 10 albums and 6 DVDs since their inception in 1993. One of the first bands to use the momentum of the Internet to spread their sound and information, they have accumulated quite a fan base. The String Cheese Incident mixes a variety of genres, most notably progressive bluegrass, rock, electronica, neo-psychedelia and country, creating an iconic jam band sound. The group is also well-known for their philanthropic endeavours and innovative approach to the music industry that has set a model for the development of hundreds of grassroots bands. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and at 3:30 p.m. on Sunday.