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Chicago (Redo) Couch Tour Announced

Umphrey’s McGee returns home to the Windy City for a rescheduled date at Huntington Bank Pavilion after Mother Nature arrived with other plans for the original date in July. To make up for the rained-out rock, UM has added an additional rare acoustic set starting at 6:30 pm, prior to the two-set show. If you can’t make the trip to Chicago, join the fun from wherever you may find yourself. Or even if you can make the …

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Aqueous & Eminence Ensemble to Join UM’s New Year’s Run

Aqueous & Eminence Ensemble to Join UM’s New Year’s Run

Umphrey’s McGee is pleased to announce that Aqueous and Eminence Ensemble will join our New Year’s Run in Denver at the Fillmore Auditorium. On Friday, December 29th, we welcome groove-rock powerhouse Aqueous to the stage following a helluva run on our summer tour. On Saturday, December 30th, Colorado’s own Eminence Ensemble opens the evening, which will mark our first time sharing the stage with the high-energy sextet. Come early (and often) this New Year’s Run! …

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September is Vinyl Month

September is Vinyl Month

We’ve got your September music deals (right here), with ways to save big on your favorite analog and digital, live and studio UM tunes. September is vinyl month in the Umphrey’s McGee store (not that you needed an excuse). Get more and save more: one vinyl gets you 10% off, two vinyl will get you 20%, and three or more is 30% off. We have also put together some tasty vinyl exclusive shipping promo when …

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Couch Tour for Hurricane Harvey

Couch Tour for Hurricane Harvey

Umphrey’s McGee returns to Missouri for a triple header this week. If you can’t join us in the flesh, you can still tune in wherever you may find yourself with our live HD webcasts with superb soundboard audio. Couch Tour starts Thursday from Crossroads KC in Kansas City & rolls on Fri/Sat from the Pageant in St. Louis. As a bonus, Saturday’s live stream will include the opening set from Aqueous. $14.99 per show or check out the 3-show bundle to …

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Cleveland and Madison Announced for November

Cleveland and Madison Announced for November

Umphrey’s McGee returns to Cleveland, Ohio and Madison, Wisconsin for three Midwest shows this fall. Our only shows this November will kick off in Cleveland on Thursday, November 2nd, 2017. On Friday, November 3rd and Saturday, November 4th, we will return to the Orpheum Theater in Madison with special guests SunSquabi and their signature brand of electrofunk. umVIP is offering two options of enhanced experience packages in Madison, one with preferred balcony viewing and one …

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the Floor

Jake Cinninger: “Prayer Shack”

Jaco takes the nylon strings for a ride while relaxing atop Lake Michigan. This previously unreleased video was recorded August 26th, 2011 via Kevin Browning’s Flip camera. Remember those?

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“Umph Love, Free Speech, and Victory over the VA DMV”

“Umph Love, Free Speech, and Victory over the VA DMV”

We got a lot of fan email at UM HQ & occasionally like to share our favorites. This one gave us a good laugh so we thought we’d share this note from fan Luther Blevins. Enjoy!  This story is one of Umph Love, Free Speech, and my victory over the VA DMV. In May of this year I applied for a custom license plate tag: UMPH LVE. I was so excited and proud to shortly be …

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