Though its most easily described as a jam band, Chicago's own Umphrey's McGee has been explore genres ranging from heavy metal to prog rock throughout expansive sets since the group's inception in the late ‘90s. Yes, you'll witness a prodigious amount of improvisation and noodling, but Umphrey's devotion to art rock and odd time signatures always keeps things interesting. Here, the group headlines the Riviera and two nights at the Aragon Ballroom ahead of an epic three-set performance on New Year's Eve. Colorado funk group the Motet opens the December 30th show.
|Venue name:||Riviera Theatre||Contact:|
4746 N Racine Ave
|Cross street:||at Broadway|
|Transport:||El stop: Red to Lawrence. Bus: 36, 81.|