Umphrey’s McGee Shares Pro-Shot Video Of “Day Nurse” From Dominican Holidaze

first_imgAs we trudge through the waning weeks of winter, Dominican Holidaze and Tour Gigs continue to brighten our days with a steady stream of pro-shot footage from the premiere destination event’s 2016 edition.Today, Umphrey’s McGee shared the newest installation of that series: a beautiful video of the band performing “Day Nurse” during their beachside daytime set on 12/4/16. Roughly halfway through, a stage hand brings out a very special guest–a beautiful parrot–to jam out on bassist Ryan Stasik‘s shoulder. Check out the sunny performance below:Umphrey’s McGee, Disco Biscuits & Joe Russo’s Almost Dead Close Out Dominican Holidaze In StyleAfter completing the first leg of their 2017 tour last weekend, Umphrey’s will return to the stage on March 1st for a two-night run at The Hive in Sandpoint, ID. For a full list of upcoming dates, head to the band’s website.last_img read more

North Mississippi Allstars Premiere Two New Tracks From Upcoming Album

first_img“R.L. Burnside gave me my break and took me on the road in 1997, teaching me the ropes and his repertoire,” guitarist Luther Dickinson told Rolling Stone. “Playing music and hanging out with R.L. and his band, Kenny Brown and Cedric Burnside, was a life-changing experience and gave me a wealth of memories: conversations, jokes and songs that have still inspire me and teach me.”The new album features guest appearances from Oteil Burbridge (bass, Dead & Company), Grahame Lesh (guitar, Midnight North, The Terrapin Family Band), Sharisse Norman (vocals), Dominic Davis (bass, Jack White), and singer/fife player Shardé Thomas. You can pre-order Prayer For Peace here.You can catch the North Mississippi Allstars on the road this May and June, including dates in Philadelphia, New York City, Boston, Toronto, Detroit, Chicago, Nashville, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and more. For a full list of dates, or to purchase tickets to any upcoming shows, head to the band’s website. And be sure not to miss their appearance at The Fox Theatre on 3/29 in Boulder, CO!Full Tracklist:Prayer for PeaceNeed to be FreeMiss MaybelleRun Red RoosterStealinDeep EllumBird Without a FeatherYou Got to Move61 HighwayLong Haired DoneyBid You GoodnightP4P (Remix) The North Mississippi Allstars, comprised of brothers Luther and Cody Dickinson, have been gracing audiences with their southern-fried blues-rock for more than two decades. While out on the road last year touring in celebration of their 20th anniversary, the Dickinson brothers stopped off at studios in music-rich cities like Memphish, New Orleans, and several others to periodically record their upcoming LP, Prayer For Peace, due out June 2nd, 2017.In addition to a selection of new originals, the album contains a nod to one of the band’s early mentors, Mississippi blues elder statesman R.L. Burnside. Today, the band stoked anticipation for Prayers For Peace with the premiere of two singles from the new album: title track “Prayers For Peace” and their heartfelt cover of Burnside’s “Long Haired Doney.”last_img read more