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Red Rocks 2019 Couch Tour

Update: We are unable to include tonight’s Led Zeppelin set on the live video stream. UM’s documentary Reel To Real will air in its place during Set Two. Sets One and Three will air as planned, with the first note at 6:00 pm MT sharp. Let’s rock. ### June 21, 2019 Join us this weekend for three very special nights of Umphrey’s McGee from the Garden of the Angels – Red Rocks! And you can …

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Anchor Drops Redux: Track-by-Track Video Series

Episode 10 – “Robot World” ### June 13, 2019 Episode 9 – “Walletsworth” ### June 6, 2019 Episode 8 – “13 Days” ### May 30, 2019 Episode 7 – “JaJunk” ### May 23, 2019 Episode 6 – “Uncommon” ### May 16, 2019 Episode 5 – “Miss Tinkle’s Overture” ### May 9, 2019 Episode 4 – “Bullhead City” ### May 2, 2019 Episode 3 – “In The Kitchen” ### April 25, 2019 Episode 2- “Anchor Drops” …

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Art That Feeds Food Drive – Red Rocks

THE EVENT: Umphrey’s McGee x Conscious Alliance ‘Art That Feeds’ Food Drive Artist: Peregon Creative WHEN: June 21-23, 2019 Food Drive opens 30 minutes before Doors WHERE: Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, Colorado SCORE A POSTER: Attendees who donate 20 non-perishable food items (or suggested monetary donation) to the ‘Art that Feeds’ Food Drive will receive a limited-edition poster by Peregon Creative—while supplies last. DROP YOUR DONATION: Donation bins will be located in the Trading Post …

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Chicago 2019

Umphrey’s McGee returns to Chicago this summer at a brand new outdoor space called the Lakefront Green on Saturday, August 10, 2019. Located where the north end of Lincoln Park meets Lake Michigan, this scenic outdoor space offers sweeping views of the Chicago skyline over the stage. The picturesque green space will be decked out festival-style, with an early start featuring Cory Wong and more to come, a slew of food and beverage options, and …

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Breaking: Jamband Sells Weed In Colorado

In an unforeseen turn of events, rock stalwarts Umphrey’s McGee apparently dabble with the devil’s lettuce. Their partnership with cannabis virtuosos MedPharm Holdings sends a clear message to the burgeoning industry that they are no longer reliant on Uncle Danny for their grass, they are here to play. It’s a move few saw coming. Some did see it coming — and forgot. But now both industry vets and “Am I supposed to feel anything yet?” …

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Röckjavik: Update (Sold Out)

Tickets for Röckjavik are officially sold out. The level of demand exceeded our greatest expectations, and we are elated at how many of you are so keen to join us in Iceland. We are sorry for anyone who had issues with getting tickets. We work our tails off to provide the best user experience possible across all facets of UM and understand the frustration. The demand was so great it did create a less than …

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Röckjavik: Support Announce

We are proud to announce our support and friends who will be joining us in Iceland!   Star Kitchen is the Philadelphia super-group led by Marc Brownstein (The Disco Biscuits) also features world class musicians Marlon Lewis (Lauryn Hill, John Legend), Rob Marscher (Matisyahu, Addison Groove Project), and Danny Mayer (Eric Krasno Band, Danny Mayer Trio). Expanding on the music of Stevie Wonder, Wu-Tang, Hendrix, Kool and the Gang, and many others, their shows offer …

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A New Chapter for Jefferson Waful

For over ten years Umphrey’s McGee has been incredibly fortunate to have Jefferson Waful as our lighting designer. His inventive style, improvisational acumen, and keen eye for detail has added a valuable dimension to the UM live experience, both for band and fans alike. With our sense of gratitude for all that he has contributed, Jefferson will be retiring from touring at the end of 2019. He will forever be part of the Umphrey’s family. …

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Summer Camp Music Festival Is Upon Us!

Summer Camp Music Festival week is finally here! With seven sets, side projects, an Anchor Drops signing, and more, Summer Camp is sure to be the most jam packed Umphrey’s weekend you could ask for. We have put together this UM-centric schedule to make sure you don’t miss a beat. Want to enhance your UM experience even more? Rent some Headphones & Snowcones and enjoy a pristine soundboard mix piped wirelessly to your ears through …

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Anchor Drops Redux Arrives ⚓️💧

Anchor Drops Redux hits the streets today. Commemorating the 15th anniversary of the beloved fan favorite, we are pleased to offer an expanded edition of the album and the first-ever vinyl pressing. If you pre-ordered during our pre-sale period (thank you!), you should receive your physical copy by the end of the day today. And if you pre-ordered the digital version through merch.umphreys.com, it should be in your inbox now. Finally, get out and support …

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Anchor Drops Redux

“You wouldn’t even believe your eyes, it’s all your circus now” Commemorating the 15th anniversary of the fan favorite Anchor Drops, UM is proud to announce Anchor Drops Redux, an expanded edition of the album and first ever vinyl pressing. The pending release, announced Thursday morning during an interview with Ari Fink on SiriusXM’s Jam On, features two distinct versions of the record, a remastered edition of the original mix and a remixed version from …

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Couch Tour from The Ryman

This week features the distinct pleasure of Umphrey’s McGee return to the venerable Ryman Auditorium. Descending upon Music City U.S.A for two soon-to-be sold out shows at this iconic venue checks a box on the proverbial bucket list. And while UM has never before broadcasted from these hallowed halls, that will end this weekend with back-to-back HD webcasts coupled with pristine matrix soundboard audio. UM will be streaming live into the comfort of your own …

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