Archive for November, 2014

Record Store Day Release “Seven Inches”

Support independent music stores and Record Store Day this Friday by picking up our first ever 7″ release, titled Seven Inches. Side A features the unreleased new original “October Rain,” the first instrumental UM track released since the 2011 album Death By Stereo. “Room to Breathe,” on Side B, is a track from the Similar Skin sessions, making its debut on vinyl. Head to recordstoreday.com to find a participating retailer near you. Call ahead to …

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UM Picks

So we have 1,089 shows on sale for 50% off at umlive.net, but who the hell knows where to start, right? The sale sparked some conversation amongst Team UM and we wanted to share some favorites from our side of the fence. What are yours? Tweet the date and use the hashtag #umGOLD so we can check’em out. Ryan Stasik – First Base Player 11.06.14 Kalamazoo, MI: Yeah I wrote the setlist, but with a theme in mind.  …

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Reskinned, the Similar Skin Remix Album

The latest curveball from your friends at Umphrey’s McGee has arrived. Nothing Too Fancy Music is pleased to present Reskinned, the Similar Skin remix album. If you thought it was difficult to pin down the sonic stylings of UM, wait ‘til you kick the tires on this release. With everything from nu-disco to metal to classic 80s, you’re in for a ride. Reskinned features tracks from our three Indaba remix contest winners (The Soulmate Project, …

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FREE WEBCAST REPLAYS ALL WEEK

As a nod to the faithful, UM & TourGigs are dialing up free webcast replays all week. Thanks for helping us make it to 2000 shows. Here’s to 2000 more! TourGigs would like to apologize to anyone who tuned in to watch Umphrey’s McGee 2000th show live stream from Madison, WI. We have determined that an undetected bug in the server caused lag and delay for many viewers. We know the 2000th show was a special …

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Boston: Behind the Scenes

A few angles you may have missed from our Boston halloween festivities courtesy of @soundcaresser. Wardrobe Sound Check 10/31 Sound Check 11/1 Give It To Me Mama Jama   Slaxl Rose Eyes on the prize Deevo Snider’s Kicks Kevin Browning as CD-Rahm Emanuel Hasidic Julia Roberts in the shower If a picture is worth a thousand words…we might just need a few more The view from the Green Monster during the umVIP Fenway Tour Bob …

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WATCH: Beck + Radiohead + Phil Collins Mashup

UM creates an original mashup featuring Beck’s “Loser” with Radiohead’s “National Anthem” with Phil Collins’ “In The Air Tonight”. Recorded live at the House of Blues, Boston, MA on 10/31/14. Download the audio.

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