Posts Tagged ‘silent type’

Record Store Day Black Friday

Caution: This record is SHARP! Umphrey’s McGee is pleased to unleash this 12″ custom die-cut record, designed exclusively for Record Store Day Black Friday, featuring two brand new tracks from the forthcoming release of ‘it’s not us’ in January 2018. The first single, “The Silent Type”, is classic UM: it’s infections riff rock, the musical equivalent of the record’s unique shape, sawing through your turntable. Side B features “Looks”, an uptempo driving composition that is sure …

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Evolution of The Silent Type

Fans of Umphrey’s know that attending a show comes with the distinct possibility that you may hear the birth of a song. Maybe you’ll recognize a familiar riff that you’ve heard before but isn’t yet a song of its own. Or perhaps you’ll hear that familiar melody repeated in a different genre with vocals improvised on top. These instances are rarely planned, and though the best ones can be elusive, they are some of the …

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“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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