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UMBowl Sets Announced

Two nights. Three sets each. One hell of a good time coming to Beantown. In no particular order:  

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Some Summer 2024 News

Additional dates for your summer have arrived. To start, Umphrey’s will check the box on “48th State Played” (and the penultimate contiguous state) with our first show in South Dakota. Then a few weeks later, come celebrate Independence weekend with us in the northeast with stops in Connecticut, New Hampshire, Maine, and western New York. We will then head back out west for rare Pacific Coast summer dates with a handful of co-bills with Blues …

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UMBowl Voting: A New Set!

We are very excited to announce a brand new, first-of-its-kind, UMBowl set. 🎬🍿 Ever wonder what cinema’s most iconic scenes would be like with a different soundtrack? Rocky with jazz. Heavy metal Kill Bill. Electronic-dance Goodfellas. The possibilities are endless. The movie set of #UMBowlX will feature original soundtracks, created by UM, to accompany a montage of classic movie scenes. Determined by you! Got your own ideas? Write ’em in. Voting is now open. Choose …

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Hall of Fame: Class of 2022

Of the people. By the people. For the people. Your vinyl inductees for the Hall of Fame: Class of 2022 have arrived. 👉 Pre-order Continuing last year’s debut, this class features two limited edition double-LP offerings, the N2F and 2F editions. Both versions feature splatter vinyl and each version will have a color variance unique to that edition. The N2F edition will be a single pressing of 1,000 copies while the 2F version will consist …

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Umphrey’s Annual Summer Trip to Colorado

Umphrey’s McGee is stoked for our annual return to Colorado! We will be traversing from Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater in Vail on Friday, June 14th, to the beloved Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison on Saturday, the 15th. Supporting us at Red Rocks, the great Daniel Donato will be kicking things off followed by our friend and guitarist extraordinaire, Cory Wong. There will be a pre-sale through Umphrey’s Ticketing starting Wednesday, February 14th, at 10:00 am …

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Kick Off February with Couch Tour

Let’s start off February with some heat! If you are not able to join us in Pittsburgh, Ohio, or Michigan in person, why not join us from your couch?! (As always, pants are optional.) Streams will be free for subscribers of Nugs.net. February 1, Pittsburgh February 2, Columbus February 3, Detroit

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“Let’s Dance” featuring Huey Lewis & Jeff Coffin

Originally recorded for Howard Stern’s David Bowie tribute, “Let’s Dance” featuring Huey Lewis and Jeff Coffin is now available wherever you listen. “It was a real thrill to sing this with the Umphrey’s guys . . . I have been a fan from the first time I heard them, and was keen to join them for this tune. Interesting to note that I lost my hearing shortly after this, and this is the last song …

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Umphrey’s on Colbert’s Late Show Music

“Staircase” live from soundcheck and the show at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, June 2022.

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21st Annual Holiday Show

The Brendan and Jake Holiday Show will once again take place at the Park West in Chicago on Saturday, December 9th. The 21st annual celebration will benefits The People’s Music School, as is tradition, and will feature Andy Farag as well as special guests Mike Racky and Michelle Hallman. Tickets will go on sale starting at 10:00 am CT Friday, November 3rd, through axs.com. And as in years past, there will be a spectacular charity …

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2024 Tour Dates are Here

Mark your calendars because we are coming to a town near you, complete with Kris Myers! Get your tickets! Umphrey’s Presale: Wednesday, October 18 at 10:00 am, Local Time umVIP: Wednesday, October 18 at 10:00 am, Local Time (Brooklyn & Aspen) General On-Sale: Friday, October 20 at 10:00 am, Local Time

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Hall of Fame: Class of 2021

Hall of Fame: Class of 2021 is now available wherever you listen. ::Write a blurb announcing the new Umphrey’s McGee Hall of Fame: Class of 2021 album in the style of the Founding Fathers:: Of the people, by the people, for the people . . . Ladies and Gentlemen, In a most auspicious and electrifying manner, we are honored to present to you a momentous occasion in the annals of musical history. Behold, the resplendent …

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NYE 2023 – Guest Drummers Announced

The kit has been set and the musicians are here. We cannot wait to rock with these fine gentlemen. December 29th – Mike Portnoy, Rory Dolan December 30th – Rory Dolan, Ben Atkind December 31st – Ben Atkind ### August 25, 2023 General on sale has begun. Please visit axs.com and join us back in Chicago! umVIP packages have sold out. ### August 22, 2023 To conclude the year-long 25th Anniversary celebration, Umphrey’s McGee is …

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