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Hall of Fame 2020 Release

As 2020 was a year unlike any other, so is the Hall of Fame: Class of 2020. The votes have been counted, hanging chads were reviewed, and we have a winner. Despite only 28 live shows in 2020, there was no shortage of fan – and band – favorites to choose from. This year’s release includes two tracks featuring our pal Billy Strings on guitar as well as the debut appearance of your honking car …

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Holiday Merch Guide

The holiday season kicks off today in the UM merch shop! Check out the UM Gift Guide for ideas, and have some fun while crossing gifts off your list. Holiday freebies are back with a bang, as we are throwing a bonus 3D acrylic magnet in every order over $25.00. The magnets feature “action shots” of the band, and it’s a mystery which band member you will get until you open your mail package. Fans …

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Choose the South Bend Encore

From the desk of Joel Cummins: What’s up, everyone? Hope you’re all well. We’re beyond excited to be making our return to the fantastic Morris Center for Performing Arts in South Bend this Sunday. Coming back to home to where we started it all means a lot to us and to many of you; we can’t believe it’s been 10 years. So we came up with a cool idea to make the show a little …

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Midwest Couch Tour

https://tourgigs.com/shows/Midwest2021-11 Tune in as Umphrey’s McGee rolls through the Midwest this week with a four pack of shows. You know the drill: live streamed in pristine HD with crisp soundboard audio. Choose from a four-night Tour Pass or single-night tickets. All shows remain on demand for seven days following each performance. Two sets each night; UM will start promptly at the scheduled time. Thursday, 11/11 – 8:00 pm CDT Friday, 11/12 – 8:00 pm CDT …

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Run 4 Jerry

From the desk of Joel Cummins: We are thrilled to be supporting my good friend (and my dad’s best friend) Tim Kanold as he runs the Chicago Marathon and raises money for the Alzheimer’s Association in honor of my dad, Jerry Cummins, who passed away from ALZ in 2016. Tim is someone who brought out the best in my dad, pushing him as a friend and as a colleague in the world of math. Tim …

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A Message from Kris Myers on Behalf of the Miraculous Love Kids

THE MIRACULOUS LOVE KIDS, AFGHANISTAN’S ONLY GIRLS MUSIC SCHOOL, APPEAL FOR HELP The charity and children that I’ve been involved with and collaborating with (respectively) for the last eight years, the beloved Miraculous Love Kids, are in jeopardy. The founder and renowned guitarist, Lanny Cordola (past guitarist for famous hard rock musicians), is stuck in Islamabad right now, wondering if he and the girls can find safety. I may never see those Afghan girls I …

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Kris Myers “One Human”

Artist and composer Graham Czach released the global collaborative project he conceived and brought to reality, “One Human,” on July 16th, 2021 in honor of the UN Nelson Mandela International Day weekend. The recording features performances from our very own Kris Myers, Juno award winner Alpha Yaya Diallo, Grammy award winner Dobet Gnahoré, Grammy award winner Al Walser, Greek superstar George Perris, New York City Opera soprano Tharanga Goonetilleke, and many more. The “One Human” …

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