Umphrey’s McGee; New Track “Half Delayed”, In Denver Dec. 29-31

Today, Umphrey’s McGee have released an iridescent new track “Half Delayed.”

(Photo credit: Shervin Lainez)

 

 PRESS HERE to listen to the song which premiered via Guitar WorldOpening with an airy guitar that builds into a simmering refrain, the song is a realization about living in the moment and how constant distractions never really allow one to be fully present. With a sound that is hypnotic and ethereal, “Half Delayed” showcases yet another facet of the band’s wide-ranging 11th studio album it’s not us, out January 12th.

 

The LP is a dynamic statement album that displays the versatility and world-class musicianship that is at the band’s core. By harnessing the energy of their live performances into the precision of their studio craft, it’s not us encapsulates a range that is rarely found in a single band and displays their most succinct and accessible songwriting to date. it’s not us is available NOW for pre-order. In addition to the standard download, CD, and vinyl, this release offers the most robust deluxe package UM has ever created.

Umphrey’s McGee also released a video for “The Silent Type.” PRESS HERE to watch the stunning visual.

In celebration of the release of the album, the band will bring their acclaimed live show to major cities across the country on their ‘it’s not us’ headline tour. The tour will include a three-night residency at New York City’s famed Beacon Theatre January 19-21, ending with an epic show marking Umphrey’s McGee’s official 20th birthday. 

 

PRESS HERE to check out the official tour teaser for an exclusive look at what’s to come. Full tour routing is below. For ticket info and more information, please visit http://www.umphreys.com/.

 

UMPHREY’S MCGEE TOUR DATES:
December 15                   Chicago, IL @ Park West **NON-UM: 15th Annual Brendan & Jake Holiday Show
December 29                   Denver, CO @ Fillmore Auditorium
December 30                   Denver, CO @ Fillmore Auditorium
December 31                   Denver, CO @ Fillmore Auditorium
January 11                        Pittsburgh, PA @ Stage AE
January 12                        Cincinnati, OH @ Taft Theatre
January 13                        Cincinnati, OH @ Taft Theatre
January 19                        New York, NY @ The Beacon Theatre
January 20                        New York, NY @ The Beacon Theatre
January 21                        New York, NY @ The Beacon Theatre
January 25                        New Haven, CT @ College Street Music Hall
January 26                        Philadelphia, PA @ The Fillmore
January 27                        Philadelphia, PA @ The Fillmore
January 28                        Jim Thorpe, PA @ Penn’s Peak
February 1                        Columbus, OH @ Express Live!
February 2                        Kalamazoo, MI @ Wings Event Center
February 3                        Kalamazoo, MI @ Wings Event Center
February 15                     Washington, DC @ The Anthem
February 16                     Asheville, NC @ ExploreAsheville.com Arena
February 17                     Asheville, NC @ ExploreAsheville.com Arena
February 18                     Tampa, FL @ WhigFest Music & Arts Festival
March 7                             Aspen, CO @ Belly Up Aspen
March 8                             Aspen, CO @ Belly Up Aspen
March 9                             Aspen, CO @ Belly Up Aspen
March 10                          Salt Lake City UT @ The Complex
March 14                          Missoula, MT @ The Wilma
March 15                          Seattle, WA @ The Showbox
March 16                          Portland, OR @ Crystal Ballroom
March 17                          Portland, OR @ Crystal Ballroom
March 22                          South Lake Tahoe, CA @ Harrah’s Lake Tahoe
March 23                          Oakland, CA @ The Fox Oakland
March 24                          Los Angeles, CA @ The Wiltern
March 25                          San Diego, CA @ The Observatory North Park

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