Tour with ...And You Will Know Us By The Trail of Dead

Tour with …And You Will Know Us By The Trail of Dead

This July we will be hitting the road with …Trail of Dead!  Additional shows just added with Wild Nothing and The Vandelles!  All dates and ticket links below.
UME: THE NEW RECORD KICKSTARTER CAMPAIGN

UME: THE NEW RECORD KICKSTARTER CAMPAIGN

Ume is going into the studio with Grammy-winning producer Adam Kasper (Nirvana, Cat Power, Foo Fighters, Queens of the Stone Age). We are self-funding the recording and could use your help!
Ume Featured on Season Premiere of Anthony Bourdain's "No Reservations!"

Ume Featured on Season Premiere of Anthony Bourdain’s “No Reservations!”

Catch Ume on Anthony Bourdain’s “No Reservations” Season Premiere airing Sept 3rd on the Travel Channel!
Brooklyn Vegan Music Photography Exhibit Features Ume

Brooklyn Vegan Music Photography Exhibit Features Ume

480 Pixels: A Brooklyn Vegan Music Photography Exhibit features this amazing shot of Ume by Chris La Putt.  Exhibit runs at New York’s 92Y Tribeca Gallery through Sept. 6th.  
Ume Playing Rock en Seine Festival in Paris

Ume Playing Rock en Seine Festival in Paris

Ume makes their European debut at this year’s Rock en Seine Festival in Paris, France
Fall Tour With The Toadies and Helmet

Fall Tour With The Toadies and Helmet

After an amazing tour with Toadies and Helmet this summer, UME has been asked to join the bands for their west coast run this fall. UME to open for The Toadies and Helmet on the next leg of their co-headlining national tour this October-November.    
West Coast Tour With The Life And Times

West Coast Tour With The Life And Times

UME returns to the West Coast this June.  Tour kick-off show in Austin Friday, June 8th at Red 7.
Tour Dates with Cursive

Tour Dates with Cursive

We will be touring the west coast and midwest February 12th-March 3rd, including a stop at San Francisco’s Noise Pop Festival on February 22nd!
SXSW Feature: "Ume Breaking Through in 2012"

SXSW Feature: “Ume Breaking Through in 2012”

Check out the recent feature from SXSW – “Ume Breaking Through in 2012.” SXSW show announcements coming soon…
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Village Voice and LA Weekly Best of SXSW

Village Voice and LA Weekly Best of SXSW

…”Who, I wondered, would bring that kind of energy and excitement to SXSW this year in lieu of the now-certified stadium-rock Yeah Yeah Yeahs? Apparently, that’s local Austin psych-rockers (and former Houstonians) Ume. A growing band just about to break out, they secured a beautiful opening spot for Cloud Nothings and Portugal. The Man at...
Paste Magazine Top Emerging Artist 2013

Paste Magazine Top Emerging Artist 2013

Infographic on top emerging artists of 2013, via Paste Magazine and Sonicbids: http://www.pastemagazine.com/articles/2013/03/infographic-13-emerging-bands-for-2013.html    
Thank You 2012

Thank You 2012

Thank you for an amazing 2012! Here’s to an even better 2013.  We’re finishing the new record this month… new music coming soon…
"Run Wild" Video Premiere on mtvU and 120 Minutes

“Run Wild” Video Premiere on mtvU and 120 Minutes

New music video for “Run Wild” premiered on mtvU today – check it out! http://bit.ly/QLg3ON Buy the song here on iTunes: http://bit.ly/qMB6Em    
Help Us Make The New Record

Help Us Make The New Record

Watch our story and join us at http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/umemusic/ume-the-new-record!
Ume to Open for the Smashing Pumpkins

Ume to Open for the Smashing Pumpkins

Ume will join The Smashing Pumpkins for their Austin show at Stubb’s 9/27 and Tulsa show at Cain’s Ballroom 9/28!  Both shows sold-out!
Perry Farrell handpicks Ume to open for Jane's Addiction at their Lollapalooza After-show!

Perry Farrell handpicks Ume to open for Jane’s Addiction at their Lollapalooza After-show!

Perry Farrell called Ume to personally invite the band to open for them at their sold-out Lollapalooza after-show! Ume will join Jane’s Addiction and Franz Ferdinand at the Aragon Ballroom in Chicago on August 4th!
Guitar World - Interview with Lauren

Guitar World – Interview with Lauren

Laura Whitmore of Guitar World interviews Lauren Larson of Ume. http://www.guitarworld.com/guitar-girld-interview-lauren-larson-ume  
Ume and Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations at SXSW

Ume and Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations at SXSW

Huge thanks to Anthony Bourdain and No Reservations for coming out to see Ume at SXSW and for having dinner with us! No Reservations episode with Ume airs this fall… stay tuned!
UME on 120 MINUTES

UME on 120 MINUTES

Our video for “Captive” airs on MTV2’s “120 Minutes” tomorrow!
New Song "Gleam" - A Benefit Dedicated to Esme

New Song “Gleam” – A Benefit Dedicated to Esme

Lauren records and releases new song dedicated to Esme Barrera — a fellow Girl’s Rock Camp Austin volunteer who was tragically taken from this world on New Year’s Day.  Download new song “Gleam” and donate here.  100% of all proceeds go to help Esme’s family at: http://forouresmeb.blogspot.com/.
New York Times Previews Ume's NYE Show!

New York Times Previews Ume’s NYE Show!

“Drink cheap P.B.R. tallboys while the Black Angels and Ume, both rock specialists and local favorites, litter the atmosphere with piercing waves of noise. Resolutions always sound better when they are ricocheting off loud speakers.”

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