News Archive

Reskinned, the Similar Skin Remix Album

The latest curveball from your friends at Umphrey’s McGee has arrived. Nothing Too Fancy Music is pleased to present Reskinned, the Similar Skin remix album. If you thought it was difficult to pin down the sonic stylings of UM, wait ‘til you kick the tires on this release. With everything from nu-disco to metal to classic 80s, you’re in for a ride. Reskinned features tracks from our three Indaba remix contest winners (The Soulmate Project, …

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FREE WEBCAST REPLAYS ALL WEEK

As a nod to the faithful, UM & TourGigs are dialing up free webcast replays all week. Thanks for helping us make it to 2000 shows. Here’s to 2000 more! TourGigs would like to apologize to anyone who tuned in to watch Umphrey’s McGee 2000th show live stream from Madison, WI. We have determined that an undetected bug in the server caused lag and delay for many viewers. We know the 2000th show was a special …

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Two-Leg Winter 2015 Tour Announced

Following three nights in New York, January 16 thru 18, Umphrey’s McGee hits the road with a 26-show Coast-to-Coast winter tour spanning sixteen states. The first leg kicks off in Mississippi on January 28th, includes a double header at Track 29 in Chattanooga, a return to the one and only Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, and a number of dates up the North Eastern seaboard. Leg two brings the band back out west, including a return …

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Fall Couch Tour

Just when you were growing tired of wearing pants all the time . . . Rest easy, UM Couch Tour returns for a triumphant fall run. Featuring a dozen live webcasts, including bookending free streams, we have you covered. We are partnering with Yahoo and Live Nation to kick off the tour with a free stream from the House of Blues in Cleveland on October 22nd. You will have the ability to stream the concert …

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Free Stream of Cleveland (Oct. 22) through Yahoo

Umphrey’s McGee has teamed up with Live Nation and Yahoo to offer a free live-stream of their October 22, 2014 concert live from Cleveland, Ohio. This is one of 365 concerts to stream over a 12-month period on the Live Nation Channel on Yahoo Screen. Fans can tune in 8:45 pm ET here. Fans will also have the freedom to stream the concert wherever they are through Yahoo Screen on iOS, Android, mobile Web, desktop, …

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After Shows Announced for NYE Run

Umphrey’s would like to invite our friends Seven Arrows, Cosby Sweater, and The Heavy Pets to play official after shows during our New Year’s Eve run in Atlanta. The shows will take place at The Cotton Club at The Tabernacle, each starting at 12:30 am following Umphrey’s. Seven Arrows, featuring David Murphy, will play on December 30th; Cosby Sweater on January 1st; and The Heavy Pets on January 3rd. Each show is All Ages, and …

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Mountain Stage Set to Be Broadcast

If you didn’t get a chance to catch July’s Mountain Stage set, don’t worry! Our friends at NPR Music have you covered with a free broadcast. A list of air-times based on your location can be found through mountainstage.org. In case you miss the broadcast, the entire set will be featured at NPR Music. And be sure to subscribe to The Mountain Stage Podcast so you know when the episode is available to download.  

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Brendan and Jake Announce 12th Annual Holiday Acoustic Show

Brendan and Jake are thrilled to announce their 12th Annual Holiday Acoustic Show at the Park West in Chicago on Friday December 12th. This year’s show will benefit The Mikey Fund, which supports research of neuropsychological disorders. We feel it fitting to honor Mike’s memory in this way, and hope you will join the Umphrey’s McGee family and the Mirro family for this special evening of great music, yuletide revelry, and holiday cheer. And just …

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Hall of Fame: Class of 2013

Of the people, by the people, for the people . . . You cast your ballots, we have counted the votes, and the Class of 2013 is in. The annual Hall of Fame series features the best of best of 2013 as determined by the UM faithful. We’ve taken your top picks and turned them into a two-set show that encapsulates the essence of live UM: raw, energetic, and inspired. Heavy on improvisation and stylistically …

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Three-Night New York Run with J. Redman to Start 2015

Umphrey’s McGee begins 2015 in style with a return to the legendary confines of the the Beacon Theatre on Friday and Saturday, January 16th and 17th. The following evening, Umphrey’s makes their debut at The Paramount in Huntington, New York. The one and only saxophone master Joshua Redman will join Umphrey’s for all of these three shows. Strap yourself in and help us rock New York for this three-night run. Pre-sale and special umVIP packages (details …

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Red Rocks Video Now Available for Purchase

UMerica, On The Rocks is now available for sale. Purchase Blu-ray or DVD, or download HD files here. ___ July 16, 2014 UMerica, On The Rocks is now available for pre-order. HD video footage from our sold out July 5th Red Rocks concert is currently being cut, mastered, and fine-tuned for your viewing pleasure. UMerica, On The Rocks features the entirety of both scorching sets from that evening’s performance, backstage footage from deep inside the …

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Free Download of Covers Set from Wanee 2014

Umphrey’s performed a rare set of covers at the Wanee Music Festival including tracks by Led Zeppelin, Steely Dan, The Police, Pink Floyd, Van Halen, The Beatles and more. In addition, UM was joined by smattering of special guests including John Popper, Warren Haynes, and more. Please click below for your free download of this set. ​ Setlist of the evening’s proceedings: 04.12.2014 “Wanee Music Festival” Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park, Live Oak, FL, …

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