Umphrey’s McGee Continues Steely Dan Cover Tradition
Umphrey’s McGee opened its New Year’s Run at Chicago’s The Riviera Theatre last night. Partway through the band’s second set, the group debuted a cover of Steely Dan’s “Peg.” Umphrey’s McGee also debuted a cover of Steely Dan’s “My Old School” on December 31, 2006 as well as Steely Dan’s “Reelin’ In the Years” on December 31. 2009. The group will return to The Riviera Theatre this evening. The entire run is being filmed for future DVD release.