As we approach the most anticipated Umphrey’s McGee show of the year, I’ve been reflecting back on last year’s UMBowl, my first, and the things I took away from it [...]
HAPPY UMBOWL IV WEEK, SUCKERS! We’re just a few days out until the fourth edition of the awesome, the incredible, and the beautiful event that is UMBowl. We already published [...]
The annual pre-UMBowl run is in the books, with thrilling shows throughout the southeast and Texas leading up to the most anticipated show of the year, UMBowl IV. Without the [...]
The annual Umphrey’s McGee all-inclusive event, sUMmer school, is set to happen this June 17-21 at the Full Moon Resort in Big Indian, New York. Full disclosure: I am not [...]
It appears as if the four night Atlanta run will be immortalized to DVD/Blu-Ray, as these seven clips appeared on YouTube today via TourGigs. If you remember correctly, TourGigs is [...]
The Northeast got theirs in January, the West Coast was thoroughly rocked in March, and now Umphrey’s takes their UMXV Tour to the Great South with shows in South Carolina, [...]
With the announcement that world-renowned saxophone player and long time UM friend Jeff Coffin will be joining the band at sUMmer School 2013, we thought it was appropriate to revisit [...]
The West Coast run is in the books. History. Done. Over. Nothing but babies and memories now, that is, if you did it right. Even more impressive than the music [...]
One of the best features of the most interactive concert ever is the unexpected, humorous, sometimes self-deprecating videos the band puts out before the show and in between quarters. They [...]
Last night in Richmond, guitarist DJ Williams (Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe) replaced Jake during the second set for a ripping bustout of “13 Days.” The tour continues Wednesday in Knoxville.
From the same account that posted the “Nachos For Two” documentary, this old school video has surfaced today from 4/17/02 in Klamath Falls, OR. Check out a young band playing [...]
Best “August” of all time? You decide.
If you’ve been paying attention at shows, you’ve probably noticed band members dawning tiny GoPro cameras on their guitars, drums, or sometimes strapped around their heads. With rumors of an [...]
Another strong edition to the Game Tapes collection, the new Nine Inch Nails cover of “Wish” debuted on 12/29/12 at The Tabernacle in Atlanta. Check it out and also appreciate [...]
Some of you may recall the free in-studio webcast the band put on in 2011 in honor of the Death By Stereo pre-sale numbers. One of the standout performances from that [...]
A very Happy Thanksgiving from all of us here at Unplugged Musings. To celebrate, check out this beautiful performance of “Hajimemashite” from the Thanksgiving run at Chicago’s Aragon Ballroom in [...]