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GOLDEN TICKET 2015

Join us Friday, May 22nd at Summer Camp Music Festival for the fifth annual Golden Ticket event, taking place at 4:00 pm outside the Soulshine tent. (Line opens up at 3:00 pm — which is also when we’ll be debuting our beer!) 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 winning umVIP tickets to …

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Bad Friday featuring YOU

Bad Friday featuring YOU

In our continued efforts to blur the line between band and fan, we present UM on Whole World Band. It’s an app designed to put you on stage with us, an opportunity for you to add (or subtract) any instrument, voice, or other any other oddity you’d like. You can even put together your own version and remix the track based on fan submissions. The only limit is your creativity. We recorded and have released a …

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Make Yourself Heard: Vote for Hall of Fame ’14

Make Yourself Heard: Vote for Hall of Fame ’14

Imagine an Umphrey’s McGee show comprised solely of heavy hitters: a “show” culled from your favorite jams of 2014, seamlessly stitched together into a single segue-laden event. Our Hall of Fame series is just that and it is back for its 5th year. We are once again asking you to weigh in on your favorite versions of your favorite songs, selecting from our performances in 2014. Think back to the best piece of improv that …

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Stream UMBowl VI from Las Vegas

Stream UMBowl VI from Las Vegas

Umphrey’s McGee and TourGigs are serving up a stream of UMBowl VI live from the Las Vegas Brooklyn Bowl on May 1st. UMBowl is an event like no other. This special four-quarter event (read: four sets) will be streamed in its entirety, pushing the envelope for the longest UM show we have ever streamed. UMBowl is an entirely unique concept focused around fan participation and real time voting* that ensures that an evening full of …

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Godboner Meets Gene Ween at Summer Camp

Godboner Meets Gene Ween at Summer Camp

Umphrey’s McGee dons their alter ego GODBONER for a rare and special set of music Friday night at Summer Camp Music Festival. Combining forces for the first time, Gene Ween will join the boys for a set of Ween classics and choice covers, performing as GODBONER MEETS GENE WEEN. This rare set of music will fall during one of three sets performed by Umphrey’s McGee on Friday Night.

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the Floor

Summer Camp USB Bottle Openers

To celebrate five sets of rock ‘n roll and the release of our Nothing Too Fancy Pale Ale, we’re pleased to offer new umUSBs at this year’s Summer Camp Music Festival. These laser engraved 8GB drives will contain all five sets from the weekend in 320kbps MP3 format, plus an official remastered archival release of the 04/15/2005 show from the Canopy Club. As an added bonus, we’ll also include a copy of our new album The London Session on each …

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The S2 Concept: Fan Guided Improvisation

The S2 Concept: Fan Guided Improvisation

A user’s guide for the uninitiated, for UM’s “Stew Art Series” concept, (AKA the S2).  At one point or another, every music fan has desired to affect the outcome of a live concert. From holding up a poster with your favorite song scribbled in sharpie, the “request” is as old performance art itself. Given the tools available to us today, we’ve entered a whole new realm of what’s possible in the field of crowd participation. And why …

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N2F Pale Ale debuts at Summer Camp

N2F Pale Ale debuts at Summer Camp

Eager to try our new Nothing Too Fancy Pale Ale? How convenient, because we’re sure eager to share. UM is pleased to announce that we’ll be pouring our brand new beer for the very first time during the Golden Ticket event at Summer Camp Music Festival next Friday afternoon. We’ll be giving away samples & selling pints starting at at 3pm. See you there! Make sure to like the beer’s page on Facebook to stay up to …

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