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Brendan and Jake Live from Big Room Studio

Two men, likely wearing pants, singing songs of merriment & joy. Join Brendan Bayliss and Jake Cinninger of Umphrey’s McGee for an intimate evening of live music from Big Room Studio (AKA Brendan’s basement, home of the infamous Wine Not series). Albeit not in the manner originally intended, the Thursday, August 13th performance marks the duo’s first performance of the year. Expect a night filled with revelry, acoustic guitars, and wry wit. You shan’t be …

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Live From the Living Room

Live From the Living Room

It’s Wednesday, and you know what that means. 9:00 pm East Coast / 6:00 pm West Coast ### July 29, 2020 Live From the Living Room is back! Tune in while Joel plays and sings a new batch of classical, jazz, improvisation, UM tunes, and contemporary pieces, all for your enjoyment. 9:00 pm East Coast / 6:00 pm West Coast In honor of the late John Lewis, we would like to shed light on an …

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Rescheduling August Dates for 2021

Rescheduling August Dates for 2021

We have remained hopeful that we would be able to perform shows this summer, however due to the constantly changing realities surrounding the Covid19 pandemic, we are postponing all August dates to 2021. All tickets purchased will be valid for the 2021 dates, however refunds will be made available via the original point of purchase. We look forward to rocking with you once more. Until then, be safe and take care of each other. Thursday, …

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Hall of Fame 2019

Hall of Fame 2019

As the seemingly endless 2020 rolls on, let’s avert our gaze back to 2019 as we resume the time honored tradition of the UM Hall of Fame Series – voting for the 2019 Hall of Fame album is officially underway. We reckon you know the drill, but if not, the annual HOF album is a fan curated Umphrey’s McGee “show” composed entirely of heavy hitters – a show culled from your favorite improvisations of 2019, …

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It’s Friday, Wine Not?

It’s Friday, Wine Not?

July 24, 2020 10:15 pm ET / 9:15 pm CT Playing all of Annie’s favorite songs and more from Brendan’s basement. ### July 17, 2020 10:15 pm ET / 9:15 pm CT ### July 3, 2020 10:15 pm ET / 9:15 pm CT https://youtu.be/APiM-TnKIxk ### June 19, 2020 10:15 pm ET / 9:15 pm CT ### May 14, 2020 https://youtu.be/4zd3TwD8Dg8 ### May 5, 2020 Join us Friday as we mix things up a bit this …

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the Floor

Say It Loud!

The Umphrey’s band + crew would like to take a moment to share a playlist full of amazing music from some of the Black artists that have inspired us over the years, as well as some we’ve been honored to share the stage with. This music has filled our lives since childhood and has been the backbone of American music for decades. We can’t begin to express our gratitude for Black artists who have laid …

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It’s Friday, #WineNot?

It’s Friday, #WineNot?

### April 24, 2020 As we continue to quarantine, Brendan and Annie continue to bring us Wine Not. Because? Why not. And for those of you who want to play along, feel free to download your own set of #winenot Bingo Cards, made by fan Kat Forbert! (Right-click to save.) Cheers. ### April 3, 2020 #winenot is moving to Youtube. Brendan Bayliss coming at you live in his pajamas, tonight. Tune in via UM’s YouTube …

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Andy’s Beats: “Get More Wings”

Andy’s Beats: “Get More Wings”

Hunkered down and brewing beats. Take a peek behind the curtain as Andy experiments with laying down tracks in his home studio outside Nashville. If you want to download an MP3 of the (mostly) finished “Get More Wings,” click here (right-click and save) and it’s yours. Feel free to share, or add your own part and share it with us across socials. Tag @umphreysmcgee and #GetMoreWings, we will share our favorites. If you want to …

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