Jorma Kaukonen, one of the founding members of the seminal 1960s American rock group The Jefferson Airplane and subsequently of Hot Tuna, will perform two show in Israel. The guitarists, who is of Jewish ethnicity, previously performed with Hot Tuna in Israel in 2010. He has recording several solo albums beginning in the 1970s, the most recent in 2009. Hot Tuna continues to tour and record, their latest album being released in 2011.
Kaukonen will play in Jerusalem at the Zappa in Thursday Dec. 13 and at the Zappa in Tel Aviv on Saturday night Dec 15th.