Umphrey’s McGee upcoming album, The London Session, is now available to stream on Pandora ahead of its April 7th release date. The album was recorded over the course of a day at the legendary Abbey Road Studios in London last Summer. The band was presented with this unimaginable opportunity and took full advantage of it by hammering out ten songs. Listen to the full album via the Pandora link below!
The London Session Stream :: http://pdora.co/1xPLtv9
In other UM news, the band has announced a handful of tour dates in August. After their performance at the The Werk Out Music Festival they will hit a few stops around the Midwest including Indianapolis, Grand Rapids, Louisville, and more. Pre-sale tickets will go on sale today at Noon ET.
Tickets :: http://bit.ly/1fQfPxu
Papadosio has announced that they have recorded a new album full of never before heard material. They are asking their dedicated fan-base to help raise money to cover the final costs for producing the album on vinyl, CD, and to create music videos for the album. They have launched a Kickstarter campaign with a whole list of perks available for those who donate certain amounts. Unlike previous releases where the band crafted songs through live performances and created a studio compilation of the material, this release will feature entirely unheard material. The album is expected to be ready for release in September. Check out the full list of perks available and donate via the link below!
Kickstarter Campaign :: http://kck.st/1Ezbb9c
The Werk Out Music Festival has announced the second round of artists that will perform at this year’s festival. Umphrey’s McGee will perform two sets at the festival, their first time playing an Ohio festival since 2007! Other artists added include; The Floozies, Break Science, Consider the Source, Rumpke Mountain Boys, Blue Moon Soup, and more. Per tradition, festival hosts The Werks will perform all three nights of the festival. The festival will also feature two nights of Papadosio & Dopapod. Lettuce, who are currently at the pinnacle of the funk music scene, will make their Werk Out debut. The Werk Out will return to Legend Valley in Thornville, Ohio on August 6th – 8th. Each year, the Werk Out has upped the ante on booking the lineup, and this year looks to be an amazing weekend. Tickets are on sale now for only $110, prices will increase on April 15th!
Tedeschi Trucks Band will team up with Yahoo Screen tonight to present a free live-stream of their performance at the Orpheum in Madison, Wisconsin. The stream will begin at 10 PM ET and can be viewed through Yahoo Screen on iOS, Android, mobile web, desktop, and Smart TV platforms including Apple TV, Roku, and Xbox 360. Tune in at the link below for an awesome night of music.
Yahoo Screen Live-Stream ::http://yhoo.it/1EVP4Hr
The second track off Minnesota & G Jones’ upcoming Voyager Remix EP has been released. Manic Focus has put an electro-soul spin on “Thunderdome”. The remix features Manic Focus’ signature bass heavy wobbles as well as a variety of synths layered on top of the original track. Grab the free download of the track above and be on the lookout for the Voyager Remix EP which is dropping next week on March 31st.
After a successful Winter Tour, Lotus has released a free live compilation as a thank you to their fans. Unoriginals – Live 2015 contains covers that the band performed during the tour. Selections include Talking Heads’ “Crosseyed and Painless” & “Once In A Lifetime” (both featuring vocals by Gabe Otto of Pan Astral), deadmau5’s “Ghosts N Stuff” and a rendition of “The Traitor” featuring members of Kung Fu. Grab the free download above!