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Umphrey’s McGee began a two-night run at New York City’s Beacon Theatre last night, the first of three shows in the city. The closing show of the run at Brooklyn Bowl tonight will be webcast live for FREE.

For the first night of the run, the band took their shot at honoring the passing of Rush drummer Neil Peart by covering the band’s “Anthem” to close the first set, welcoming Kanika Moore for vocals. I’d say they nailed it based on the clips I saw. Perfect choice for these guys (and gal) to tackle.

Umphrey's McGee – Anthem (Rush Cover w/ Kanika Moore vocals) – Live @ Beacon Theater NYC 2019 Jan 17

For night two, the band covered “Limelight” from Rush to start the second set with drummer Kris Myers handling lead vocals.

Umphrey's McGee – Limelight – 1/18/20 – Beacon Theater, NYC

Here’s the setlists from the run and some fan-shot videos from the shows.
Night #1:

Night #2:

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It’s About That Time (w/ Mike Stern and Leni Stern) {4K} 01/18/20 | Umphrey’s McGee | Beacon Theater

Higgins {4K + Taper Audio} | Umphrey's McGee |

End of the Road {4K + Taper Audio} | Umphrey's McGee

Last Train Home – 1348 *Full Encore* {4K + Taper Audio) | Umphrey's McGee | 1/18/20 | Beacon Theater