Archive for May, 2014

New Similar Skin Preview

New album preview video featuring snippets “Cut the Cable,” “No Diablo,” “Puppet String,” and “Little Gift” alongside band interviews. Pre-order now for access to outtakes, b-roll footage, demos & more.

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Umphrey’s to Play Two Shows at Electric Forest

Few festival sites bring the audience, performers, nature, and art together like Electric Forest can. There is an undeniable yet intangible magic in the air at EFF, everyone feels it. In 2009 on this same site in Rothbury, Umphrey’s McGee played two late night shows that many fans describe as pinnacles of the band’s career — taking music into the stratosphere for nearly 20,000 enraptured fans after the Dead and Bob Dylan. The year we decided …

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2014 Dominican Holidaze Has SOLD OUT

Holidaze is now sold out! Thanks to everyone that booked, we’re looking forward to seeing you in the Dominican Republic! If you did not get to book a room and still hope to go, join the waiting list at http://dominicanholidaze.com/waitlist May 20, 2014 Previous Holidaze attendees were issued a token to be redeemed for a room reservation at Dominican Holidaze, for which go live today. Contact the Cloud 9 Adventures Travel Team at 561.368.8922 to book, or …

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Similar Skincast with Brendan Bayliss

Brendan Bayliss sat down before UMBowl to rap about the new album for the Similar Skincast. That should really be all the reason you need to listen. In case you needed a few more: Find out what Similar Skin means Did you know you’ve never heard the finished “No Diablo”? Hear which album “Bridgeless” didn’t make Listen to “Cut the Cable” from the album without having to look at the band members What lyric does …

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STUDIO VIDEO DEBUT: “Cut the Cable”

From the forthcoming album Similar Skin, drops June 10th. Pre-order now for access to the motherload: http://bit.ly/umSSYT

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Fourth Annual Golden Ticket at Summer Camp

Join us Friday, May 23rd at Summer Camp Music Festival for the fourth annual Golden Ticket event, taking place from 1:30-2:30 pm outside the Soulshine tent. So, what exactly is the Golden Ticket? It’s your chance to win free tickets for you and a friend to every UM show for a year.* Perhaps you’ll snag the Golden Ticket that may offer you VIP tickets to our 2014 NYE run; Tanning with Stasik; poster packs by …

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Choose Your Own Adventure Results

For those of you scoring at home, we wanted to share the final tally for UMBowl Q4 voting. For those of you living under a rock, fans at UMBowl dictated the course of the fourth set by voting for one of three choices tallied in real time. There were a few close calls including Triple Wide edging out Last Man Swerving early on and Mulche’s barely topping Bridgeless for the closer. Rumor has it Browning …

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NYE 2013 Concert Videos Now Available

In December of 2013, Umphrey’s McGee returned to Colorado for a highly-anticipated three-night NYE run at a packed Fillmore Auditorium. Tour Gigs was on hand to capture the action, and we are pleased to present the resulting documentation of the run, as DVD, Blu-Ray, and HD downloads available via Umphrey’s Merch and TourGigs.com, respectively. Wasting no time, the band took the stage to Beethoven’s “5th Symphony” which set an energetic, funk-focused groove for night one. …

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UMBowl V: The First Word

Tony Reali & the Around the Horn team kick off UMBowl V with banter about all things Umphrey’s.

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