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Hall of Fame: Class of 2013

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

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

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

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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Celebrate Umphrey’s 2,000th Show With Two Nights in Madison

Celebrate Umphrey’s 2,000th Show With Two Nights in Madison

Umphrey’s McGee will wrap up the 2014 fall tour of the Midwest with a return to the Orpheum Theater in Madison, Wisconsin for a two-night stand, Friday November 7th, with special guests Dopapod, and Saturday November 8th, with special guests The Revivalists. The second of these two shows will celebrate Umphrey’s 2,000th show, another milestone for team Umphrey’s that gives us even more reason to celebrate. To make the most of this special occasion, we …

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“No Diablo” Video Released

“No Diablo” Video Released

“No Diablo,” the latest studio video from Similar Skin, has arrived. Enjoy!

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Announcing the UMLive App

Announcing the UMLive App

It is with great pleasure today that we launch our long awaited UMLive app for iOS, the mobile companion to our streaming desktop service umlive.net. Access to cloud based streaming of over 1,000 UM shows is now available on the go. With every new show added immediately following the performance, there is simply no better way to stay up to date (and up to your ears) with all things Umphrey’s. Ten dollars a month or $99/year …

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“We’d Pluck Us” – Similar Skin Transcriptions

“We’d Pluck Us” – Similar Skin Transcriptions

We’d Pluck Us, featuring the guitar tablature of all 11 tracks on Similar Skin, plus three additional bass tabs, is now available digitially. We invite you to delve deep into all the new material — pick up the entire album at a discount, or go à la carte. Keep your eyes peeled for a hard copy version later this year. http://merch.umphreys.com/Product.aspx?cp=402_23371&pc=UYDD40 Note: Transcription files are meant to be printed on concert paper, which measures 9×12 …

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Fall 2014 Tour Dates Announced

Fall 2014 Tour Dates Announced

Umphrey’s McGee is thrilled to announce fall tour dates that bring us back through the Midwest and East Coast, with a couple stops in the ol’ Mitten and some first time venue visits as well. Dopapod will join us for a handful of dates on this tour. Pre-sale via umTicketing begins Wednesday July 30 at 10:00 am CT; public on-sale begins Friday August 1st at 10:00 am local time. Also, don’t miss out on the …

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Headphones & Snowcones to Be Offered For Summer 2014 Shows

Headphones & Snowcones to Be Offered For Summer 2014 Shows

Headphones & Snowcones upgrades will be offered at the following Summer 2014 shows: July 24th: Simon Estes Amphitheater, Des Moines, IA July 25th: Ravinia, Highland Park, IL July 26th: Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn at White River State Park, Indianapolis, IN July 27th: Mountain Stage at the Culture Center Theater, Charleston, WV July 31st: The Fillmore Charlotte, Charlotte, NC August 1st: Ram’s Head Live, Baltimore, MD August 3rd: Saranac Brewery, Utica, NY August 7th: Maritime Festival, Burlington, VT August …

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Halloween Announced – Two-Nights in Boston

Halloween Announced – Two-Nights in Boston

Umphrey’s McGee is thrilled to announce the seventh annual Monster Mash Halloween Bash in historic Boston, Massachusetts at the House of Blues, on Friday October 31st with special guests Dopapod and on Saturday November 1st (nopener). We continue our tradition of mixing live band mash-ups into the Umphrey’s rock-show to create a Halloween experience like none other. This year we will introduce a unique umVIP experience that is guaranteed to make your trip to Beantown …

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