Jim "Soni" Sonefeld, full name James Sonefeld (born October 20, 1964), is an American musician and one of the founding members of Hootie & the Blowfish. In September 2008 he went solo with his solo debut album Snowman Melting on Aquarian Nation Records/The Orchard record label. The album was produced by Francis Dunnery.
Sonefeld is a graduate of Naperville Central High School in Naperville, Illinois. He then attended the University of South Carolina, where he became a member of the South Carolina Gamecocks Soccer Team.
Sonefeld has been one of the members of Hootie & the Blowfish since 1989, alongside Darius Rucker, Mark Bryan and Dean Felber. He played drums and percussion for the band and was on backing vocals.
- Album: "Snowman Melting" (2008)
The album is performed by James Sonefeld and The Christmas Brass (JSCD001), produced by Francis Dunnery and released on the Aquarian Nation Records music label.
- 01. Wine List (4:15)
- 02. Keep All The World Outside (3:57)
- 03. Until I See You (4:25)
- 04. Unspoken (3:39)
- 05. No Reason (3:34)
- 06. Tears Fall Down (4:03)
- 07. See The Light (4:34)
- 08. Sitting In The Green Grass (3:55)
- 09. Grace (3:20)
- 10. South Carolina (4:50)
- 11. Virginia (3:38)
- 12. I Deal (2:49)
- 13. How Can I Be Complete (5:57)