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UPDATED: Watch: Pond - "Sweep Me Off My Feet" and "30000 Megatons" (2 New Videos)

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New music from Pond? As awesome as one would expect.

‘Sweep Me Off My Feet’ is the first single off Pond’s new album The Weather
Out on Marathon Artists on 5th MayPre-order here:https://lnk.to/POND_Preorder Add Sweep Me Off My Feet to your playlist: https://lnk.to/POND_Stream


‘30000 Megatons’ is taken from Pond’s new album The Weather Out on Marathon Artists on 5th May  Subscribe to Pond’s channel: http://smarturl.it/POND_YTSub

 It is worth noting that audio of "30000 Megatons" was technically released two months ago via the band's Soundcloud page, while the accompanying video above was released roughly 24 hrs ago. The band has certainly not been one to shy away from the 'music video' format. However, these two videos released less then a week apart from another; would seemingly suggest they may well have fully embraced the medium. As they rightfully should, and because they know how to make a damn good one actually worth viewing. As the craft of creating  truly…

Video: Umphrey's McGee: "Call To Arms" (Cover by Sturgill Simpson)

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Debut cover of 2016 Grammy nominated Sturgill Simpson's "Call To Arms" to close the second set of Umphrey's McGee's NYE Homecoming at The Aragon Ballroom in Chicago, IL.
Live from the Sold Out Aragon Ballroom in Chicago on 12/31/2016, featuring Mad Dog's Filthy Little Secret Horns. Download audio of the full show: http://bit.ly/um123116 Subscribe to Umphrey’s on YouTube http://bit.ly/umvideo Filmed by TourGigs. Thumbnail image by Abby Fox.
It is also worth noting that while this was a debut cover of the song, it wasn't Umphrey's first time covering Sturgill Simpson. While technically, perhaps better categorized as more of a "nod". On 10/21/16 at The Fillmore in Philadelphia, PA, the band played ua semi irregular cover of the Nirvana song "In Bloom", but rather then their usual Nirvans take, they opted for a take on the song "in the style of  Sturgill Simpson'". Thus playing the version of the song, honoring.the interp…