Jim "Soni" Sonefeld, full name James Sonefeld (bornOctober 20, 1964 ), is an American musician and one of the founding members of Hootie & the Blowfish (1989–present). 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.
He is a graduate of Naperville Central High School. While attending the University of South Carolina, "Soni" was a member of the South Carolina Gamecocks Soccer Team.
Jim 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.
Jim Sonefeld Drumstick Collection
Current Drumstick Count in Collection: 3.