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“Umph Love, Free Speech, and Victory over the VA DMV”

“Umph Love, Free Speech, and Victory over the VA DMV”

We got a lot of fan email at UM HQ & occasionally like to share our favorites. This one gave us a good laugh so we thought we’d share this note from fan Luther Blevins. Enjoy!  This story is one of Umph Love, Free Speech, and my victory over the VA DMV. In May of this year I applied for a custom license plate tag: UMPH LVE. I was so excited and proud to shortly be …

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New Bonnaroo Videos

New Bonnaroo Videos

Buckle up. Our entire late night set from Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival 2017 is now available for your viewing pleasure!   Watch “Attachments” & “Remind Me” from our Bonnaroo ’17 Sunday set now up on Red Bull TV. Take that Monday. 🤘🏾 And in case you missed it, check out the interview with Ryan & Brendan before Sunday’s set.  Photo by Michael Weintrob 

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N2F Pale Ale Launch Party, Tampa, FL 7/14/17

N2F Pale Ale Launch Party, Tampa, FL 7/14/17

In celebration of the release of Nothing Too Fancy Pale Ale cans, Rock Brothers is hosting a screening launch party featuring our Red Rocks 2015 performance. Every entry includes a case of N2F from the first batch ever brewed for cans. You can see full details via the event page or snag tickets here. Good times. 

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Our Biggest Giveaway Ever!

Our Biggest Giveaway Ever!

The countdown is on! We’re one month out from our first ever three-night run at Red Rocks Amphitheatre. We’re marking the occasion with a huge giveaway! Here’s your chance to win 20 VIP tickets + round-trip Party Bus transportation for you and 19 friends to the show on Sunday, July 2nd. To enter, head over to the UM Facebook page, tag your pals and share the post. Deadline to enter is Thursday, June 8th at …

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umLIFE

umLIFE

“The greatest part of this job is that we’re still having fun….we can go out there and create pure music together because we like each other” ☀️ West Coast 2017 tour recap Directed & Filmed by Colin Anders, Produced & Filmed by C.J. Strehlow ☀️

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Hall of Fame: Class of 2016 *Round Two* Voting Underway!

Hall of Fame: Class of 2016 *Round Two* Voting Underway!

Hall of Fame: Class of 2016 Round Two voting is underway! We are down to the Top 40, and we want to hear from you. Cast your ballots by Friday, February 17th. http://hof.umphreys.com ___ January 20, 2017 The HOF is back and voting commences earlier than ever while 2016 still lingers in your minds.  Remind me about the Hall of Fame album you say? It’s an Umphrey’s McGee “show” composed entirely of heavy hitters: a …

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Backlit

Backlit

Our fans rule. Need another example why?  Check out these canvases we’ve been gifted, a mixed media project created by UM fan Jessica Lugowski. Inspired by Jefferson Waful’s light show & the Storm Thorgerson classic “Back Catalogue” Pink Floyd poster. Now that’s our kind of mashup!  Body paint by Jessie Lu | Dann & Lindsey Wunderfurn, Wunderfurn Photography, shot the image in the Mayfair neighborhood of Chicago | Models: Audrey Lauck, Magdalena Petrovic, Dionna Williams, Alicia Post, …

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Video: “Call To Arms” (Sturgill Simpson)

Video: “Call To Arms” (Sturgill Simpson)

Turn off the TV, turn off the news…. Watch UM cover Sturgill Simpson‘s “Call To Arms” from a sold out Aragon Ballroom on 12/31/16. Download audio of the full show at umlive.net. 

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National Anthem > Chicago Bulls > 12/28

National Anthem > Chicago Bulls > 12/28

We’re kicking our Chicago NYE week off by singing the National Anthem at the Chicago Bulls vs. Brooklyn Nets game on Wednesday, 12/28. \mm/

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UMBowl Off Season

UMBowl Off Season

​While determining plans for UM shows next year, many of you have inquired about UMBowl. We have decided to take the year off from UMBowl in 2017. We’ll continue to focus on more multi-night events across the country as well a new original studio album. Rest easy knowing that we’re not hanging up our cleats permanently, UMBowl will be back.   

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RIP Greg Lake

RIP Greg Lake

Thanks for helping blaze the trail. Our tip of the cap to the late Greg Lake, King Crimson and co-founder of Emerson, Lake & Palmer.  “From The Beginning” recorded live on March 11th at the Moore Theatre in Seattle, WA. 

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