Fans who have followed Chicago based Umphrey's McGee for any period of time know that there are only two guarantees: you never know what you’re going to get, and Umphrey’s always delivers. How else can a band be relentlessly innovative in both music AND fan relations for 13+ years? Formed in 1997 at the University of Notre Dame, the band has cultivated a loyal and rabid fanbase from all over the US and beyond, incorporating a sophisticated mix of cutting-edge technology, a stellar light show, and a multi-genre explosive experience complete with playful covers (ranging from Toto to Metallica).
The combination of accessibility and unpredictability has made Umphrey’s McGee a top-billed name in the festival circuit. Their latest release ‘Death By Stereo' (ATO Records) is a concise, melodic batch of clever arrangements with meticulously crafted chordal interplay and virtuoso instrumentation that puts Umphrey's McGee in a category all their own.Official website: www.umphreys.com
Band Blog: blog.umphreys.com/cs/blogs/thefloor