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Billboard Streaming Exclusive Similar Skin Premier

Billboard Streaming Exclusive Similar Skin Premier

Bassist Ryan Stasik tells Billboard that the direction for Umphrey’s eighth studio release “Similar Skin” —  first since 2011’s “Death By Stereo” — “kind of happened organically, really. We got together in the studio in Michigan and wrote some new songs together, and everything people were bringing to the table had the same vibe. We were all in the same headspace of rock ‘n’ roll. It was a little progressive, a little heavy, a little …

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Umphrey’s to Play Two Shows at Electric Forest

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

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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STUDIO VIDEO DEBUT: “Cut the Cable”

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

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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NYE 2013 Concert Videos Now Available

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 Couch Tour

UMBowl Couch Tour

Game On. We are thrilled to announce the live stream of UMBowl V, coming live from The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York to your couch. UMBowl is a musical marathon, four quarters each with a different theme driven entirely by fan interaction. If you can’t join us in person, don’t miss out on your chance to watch this once a year experience live! http://tourgigs.com/show/umphreysmcgee_20140503 May 3rd Capitol Theatre, Port Chester, New York Multi-cam, HD …

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UMBowl V: Headphones & Snowcones

UMBowl V: Headphones & Snowcones

You’ve asked, we’ve answered. Headphones & Snowcones will be available for UMBowl V at the historic Capitol Theatre and will be made available starting tomorrow at 1:00 pm CT. Heads up that demand is very high for the limited allotment so don’t delay. The first 20 people to email headphones@umphreys.com at (or after) 1:00 pm CT and subsequently submit payment will be the chosen few. Best of luck. See you at the big game. Because you deserve something more. Join …

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Late Summer Tour Annoucement

Late Summer Tour Annoucement

Want to start making your summer tour plans? Well, we have new tour dates for you, across New England and south through the Midwest! Pre-sale through Umphrey’s Ticketing will begin on Wednesday, April 23rd. Please visit the Tour page for more information, and note that a few more dates are still coming. We look forward to seeing you on the road! July 27 “Mountain Stage” at a venue to be announced Charleston, WV July 31 …

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Brendan to Join Bob Weir and Guests for Headcount 10th Anniv. Concert

Brendan to Join Bob Weir and Guests for Headcount 10th Anniv. Concert

Brendan will be playing the HeadCount 10th Anniversary benefit show (and official Mountain Jam Kickoff Party) at Brooklyn Bowl in New York on June 4th. Brendan will be playing along with Bob Weir & Ratdog, Eric Krasno and the Lettuce Horns section, and Marc Brownstein of the Disco Biscuits. Tickets are now on sale through ticketfly. For more information, pelase visit: www.headcount.org/benefit

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N2F Music Launch Party at Brooklyn Bowl on Sale Today

N2F Music Launch Party at Brooklyn Bowl on Sale Today

Tickets are on sale through merch.umphreys.com via the Similar Skin Pre-Order. Full album pre-order details can be found here.  In celebration of our forthcoming album and the launch of our new label, we thought we would have a few friends over for some beer, bowling, and chicken. Sound good? Great. We are elated to announce an evening at the Brooklyn Bowl to officially kick off Nothing Too Fancy Music, the latest venture from your friends at Umphrey’s McGee. Join us …

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