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New York 2017 Couch Tour

Umphrey’s McGee returns to New York for three shows this weekend — two at the glorious Capitol Theatre (Friday and Saturday, October 20 and 21) as well as a return to the fun and intimate Brooklyn Bowl (Sunday, October 22). If aren’t able to join us in the flesh, you can still tune in wherever you may find yourself with our live HD webcasts with superb soundboard audio. As a bonus, the opening sets from …

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New Year, New Album, New Tour

Umphrey’s McGee launches into 2018 with a new album and an extensive tour to celebrate 20 years as a band. it’s not us, our 11th studio release, drops January 12th. And we are coming to a town near you to celebrate the occasion. Over 2,200 live shows, ten studio albums, and 20 years as a band can teach you a few things. You seem to like it when we come play the Beacon Theatre in …

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15th Annual Brendan & Jake Holiday Show

Join us for the 15th Annual Brendan & Jake Holiday Show on Friday, December 15th at Park West in Chicago. Joel Cummins kicks things off with a solo piano set followed by a revelry filled evening of music by Brendan Bayliss & Jake Cinninger, and special guests. This holiday tradition will benefit The People’s Music School. Tickets will go on sale through Ticketfly on Wednesday, October 11, at 10:00 am. Due to demand, please note there is a two-ticket …

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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

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

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

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

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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NYE 2017 Announced for Denver

Umphrey’s McGee returns to Colorado, our home away from home, for three nights to ring in the New Year over December 29th, 30th and 31st at the Fillmore Auditorium. Denver has time and again proven to be a wonderful host city for Umphrey’s McGee fans, and our 2017 NYE Run will be no exception. umVIP is back (with options!) for this momentous occasion. We have taken into account your feedback over the years and crafted …

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Mantis Remaster to Be Released

Mantis returns! The out-of-print vinyl has been remastered, pressed onto bright green vinyl, and is now available for your listening pleasure. Each LP will include an mp3 download for the remastered album + 11 bonus tracks. The bonus content is rich in behind-the-scenes audio from the 2008 recording sessions, including making-of commentary, alternate song takes, original demos, and more. Mantis Remastered is a worthy addition to any audiophile’s Umphrey’s McGee vinyl collection. http://merch.umphreys.com/product/UYLP29/mantis-lp-remastered?cp=402_25134

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Chicago Rescheduled for September 23

As most of you know, our show this past Friday at Huntington Bank Pavilion in Chicago was unfortunately cut short due to severe weather. We are pleased to announce a make-up show on Saturday, September 23rd, at the same venue. This time, we will be performing three sets, including a rare acoustic set. All original tickets from July 21 will be honored on September 23. If you cannot attend the new date, refunds will be …

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Download Chicago (07.21.2017) for Free

‪We didn’t get it all in last night but we tried to make it count. Download the set on us. http://2nu.gs/2umegrz #FREE ‬

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