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Welcome Di Renzo to the Moos

As we welcome 2020, we also welcome a change in the Omega Moos line up. While we reunite with our good friends The New Deal for some upcoming shows, we are thrilled to welcome TND’s drummer David Di Renzo, who takes the throne with the Omega Moos 4.0. We thank Nick Blasky for hitting the skins with the Moos in 2019, and we are incredibly sorry to have seen him spontaneously combust at the end …

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Suxity

Suxity

“Suxity” /suxity/ SUCK-city n. A location, place or state of being where it’s best to have your wits about you Holed up at Blackbird Studios in Nashville last September and out she comes, the latest studio release from your friends at Umphrey’s McGee. “Suxity is a lesson in simple syncopated, room-to-breathe funk-grunge. I was looking for a drastic contrast between the verses and the choruses . . . like Sly Stone dating Alice In Chains. …

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Free Brooklyn Bowl Webcast

Free Brooklyn Bowl Webcast

Join us this Sunday for a free webcast from the ever intimate, sold out Brooklyn Bowl. Tune in via the Relix YouTube page for the first note, promptly at 8:30 pm ET! FacebookTwitterTumblr

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Ali Baba’s Tahini “Bottom Feeders” Release

Ali Baba’s Tahini “Bottom Feeders” Release

The newest work from Ali Baba’s Tahini, Jake Cinninger’s alter ego, has arrived. Bottom Feeders, the first ABT record ever available on vinyl, is the culmination of two years of work spelunking a binder full of tunes. Recorded at Jake’s Boondock Studio in Niles, Michigan, the album resonates the mood of a band hunkering down in a cozy, snowed in studio. The inventive songwriting from Karl Engelmann (long time UM collaborator) runs the musical gamut …

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the Floor

NYE Photo Recap

All photos by Tara Gracer. FacebookTwitterTumblr

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Introducing Ben Factor

Introducing Ben Factor

Umphrey’s is pleased to announce the latest addition to Team UM as we welcome Ben Factor aboard as our new Lighting Director. Hailing from New York, Ben joins UM at the spry young age of 24. Despite being a guitarist and graduating with a degree in Sound Engineering from the University of Michigan (a tough sell for Brendan), Ben’s passion lies in the visual realm. His innate talent, design instincts, work ethic, and all around …

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The Woodlands Photo Recap

The Woodlands Photo Recap

Recored live at The Woodlands Music & Arts Festival in Charleston, SC on November 8th, 2019, featuring Arlo McKinley on acoustic guitar and vocals, with Nick Blasky on drums.  With the inaugural Woodlands fest in the books, let’s take a look back at the heat brought by the band, captured by Dave Levene.   FacebookTwitterTumblr

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