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2018 West Coast Dates + Support

2018 West Coast Dates + Support

The it’s not us tour continues, as Umphrey’s McGee returns to the West Coast in March 2018. After taking a year off, UM returns to Aspen for a triple-header and the tour continues through Salt Lake City, Missoula, Seattle, Portland (times two), culminating with four nights in sunny California. Aspen will host a umVIP program (because after all, it’s Aspen), complete with elevated viewing, a pre-show band meet-and-greet, and more. West Coast Tour – the …

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What the hell is Spotify Pre-Save?

What the hell is Spotify Pre-Save?

Great, we thought you would never ask. Think of pre-save as the streaming equivalent of a pre-order. When you pre-save, all new album tracks will automatically be added to your Spotify library the moment they are released (wink, wink). You’ll also automatically start following UM on spotify (if you don’t already) to ensure that you’ll get updates anytime new Umphrey’s music is released. Pretty simple, pretty awesome.  We have created this handy widget for you …

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UPDATE: it’s not us Release Party

UPDATE: it’s not us Release Party

We heard from a number of you wanting to attend the it’s not us release party as a couple/roommates/dynamic duo etc. without duplicate deluxe versions of the album. So we are making that possible. You can now purchase two tickets and one deluxe version via UM Ticketing. Thanks for your continued support, as always. We look forward to celebrating with you in a manner worthy of it’s not us. 

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it’s not us Album Details

it’s not us Album Details

Umphrey’s McGee entered I.V. Labs Studio in Chicago in November of 2016 to record what would become the band’s eleventh full-length studio album. The result was it’s not us, the most vibrant, mature expression of the band’s growing studio prowess to date. “We decided to go in for a week, live, eat, and breathe Umphrey’s McGee,” recalls Joel, “we’re known as a strong live band, but we take so much pride in our writing. [In …

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Late 2017 Midwest Couch Tour

Late 2017 Midwest Couch Tour

Umphrey’s McGee heads to the Midwest to close out Fall Tour with one night at the House of Blues Cleveland, followed by a two-night stand in Madison at the Orpheum Theater. If you are not 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. Each show is available for $14.99, or $39.99 for the three-show weekend bundle. On-demand …

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The Silent Type Premiere

The Silent Type Premiere

Listen to “The Silent Type” from it’s not us, now premiering on Billboard.com.

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Six Princes (Halloween, 10.28.2017)

Six Princes (Halloween, 10.28.2017)

Thanks to everyone who joined us in St. Paul or tuned in at home via Couch Tour, for our annual Umphrey’s McGee Halloween party. This year, the band set the mash-ups aside in favor of an all out celebration of the Purple One in costume and in song. If you missed it, or are ready to relive it, the on-demand viewing feature from TourGigs will be streaming the show through November 12th. Free taste is …

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“The Silent Type” Black Friday Die Cut Vinyl

“The Silent Type” Black Friday Die Cut Vinyl

The conversation started something like this… UM is pleased to announce the first two tracks from the forthcoming album it’s not us will be available on limited edition vinyl on November 24th.  “The Silent Type” and “Looks” are featured on a 12″ die cut 45RPM — two tracks with the musical equivalent of the record’s shape.  This custom die cut record will be available exclusively for purchase at independent record stores on 11/24, Record Store Day’s Black …

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Halloween 2017 Livestream

Halloween 2017 Livestream

Halloween is almost upon us which means our special installment of Halloween Couch Tour can’t be far behind. This year’s shows will take place at a new venue for us, the newly renovated Palace Theatre in St. Paul, Minnesota on Friday, October 27th and Saturday, October 28th. We are bypassing the mashup theme in 2017 but rest assured, there will plenty to sink your Dracula-esque fangs into this weekend. This weekend will also feature a …

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New York 2017 Couch Tour

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

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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