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Published: 2014/04/13

Umphrey’s McGee Welcome Guests During All Night Wrong Set

Umphrey’s McGee closed down Wanee Music Festival with their first All Night Wrong of the year. The band kicked off the cover-filled set with their Talking Heads/Bob Marley original mashup “Life During Exodus” before delivering UM cover staples in “The Song Remains the Same” and “Rock the Casbah,” a more recent debut.

The first guest of the night came in the form of Blues Traveler’s John Popper, who added harmonica to The Rolling Stones’ “Miss You.” Previously, UM performed the cover with G. Love, who also added harmonica and vocals to the song. After Steely Dan’s “Hey 19,” Oteil Burbridge sat in for “When the World is Running Down,” a longtime cover in the Umphrey’s repertoire.

UM’s unique “dub” take on Pink Floyd’s “Breathe” followed before Eric Krasno and Adam Deitch sat in on Scofield’s “A Go Go,” a cover not performed in over a year. Krasno would return for the encore but the final unique guest of the evening was Warren Haynes on “Immigrant Song” and the harmony-laden “Black Water.” Haynes and Umphrey’s normally collaborate when the band appears at Mountain Jam in New York.

The two song encore included a high energy take on “Runnin’ With the Devil” and the aforementioned Krasno returned for a UM and Soulive staple, “I Want You (She’s So Heavy).” Next up for Umphrey’s is a show at the Saenger Theatre in Mobile, AL on April 16.

Here’s a look at the setlist from last night:

Umphrey’s McGee
Wanee Music Festival Live Oak, FL
April 12, 2014

Set I: Life During Exodus, The Song Remains the Same, Rock the Casbah > Miss You*, Hey 19 > When the World is Running Down You Make the Best of What’s Still Around**, Breathe (dub), A GoGo***, Immigrant Song^, Black Water^, Baba O’Riley, Power of Soul, Cheap Sunglasses

Enc: Runnin’ With the Devil, I Want You (She’s So Heavy)^^

Notes: *w/John Popper **w/Oteil Burbridge ***w/Adam Deitch and Eric Krasno ^w/Warren Haynes ^^w/Eric Krasno

Source: @JeffersonWaful


There are 7 comments associated with this post

Kramer April 13, 2014, 16:09:56

This was one of the best live music days of my life! All day was great and then UM really gave us a good sound off. The 2 Zep songs were a direct slap in the face to Dumpsta’s sloppy Zep covers set attempt the night before. So happy we finally got what we wanted the night before. Well done UM!!

Wan Lee Chee April 14, 2014, 11:53:29

I’m Asian and I don’t appreciate the racist tongue in cheek “All Night Wrong”. Yes, many of us pronounce our L’s as R’s but it’s not something to be made fun of!

Cg April 14, 2014, 14:41:27

Give me a break, there is nothing racist about it. If you see it that way, that’s on you.

adam April 14, 2014, 16:19:25

Dumpstaphunk was sloppy and flubtastic. It was also a LOT of fun. Doubt UM was making any fun of them. Multiple bands played Zeppelin over the weekend. Kind of seemed like a theme. UM was awesome though.

paulfrombuffalo April 14, 2014, 16:25:53

Wan Lee Chee – you’re a moron!

Tricky Dick April 14, 2014, 20:22:03

Hey Paul, at least he’s not from Buffalo!

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