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Appears on: The Bottom Half Hall of Fame Class of 2012 Hall of Fame Class of 2011

Bright Lights, Big City has been performed by Umphrey's McGee 236 times. It was last played 2021-08-14, which was 22 shows ago.

Date Played Venue Show Gap Performed By Track Time Footnote
2004-01-30 The Barrymore Theatre Madison WI697Umphrey's McGeedebut, original (Karl Engelmann composition)
2004-01-31 The Cabooze Minneapolis MN0Umphrey's McGee
2004-02-04 The Starlight Fort Collins CO0Umphrey's McGeebegan with The Safety Dance (Men Without Hats) quote and tease
2004-02-06 Cervantes' Masterpiece Ballroom Denver CO1Umphrey's McGee
2004-02-07 The Fox Theatre Boulder CO0Umphrey's McGee
2004-02-10 The Union Bar Iowa City IA1Umphrey's McGee
2004-02-11 Otto's DeKalb IL0Umphrey's McGee
2004-02-18 Paradise Rock Club Boston MA0Umphrey's McGee
2004-02-20 The Bowery Ballroom New York NY1Umphrey's McGee
2004-02-23 The Crowbar State College PA1Umphrey's McGee
2004-02-26 The Canopy Club Urbana IL1Umphrey's McGee
2004-02-28 The Encore University Center, University of Wisconsin Steven's Point WI1Umphrey's McGee
2004-03-10 The Buskirk-Chumley Theater Bloomington IN1Umphrey's McGee
2004-03-12 Park West Chicago IL1Umphrey's McGee
2004-03-18 Tipitina's Uptown New Orleans LA1Umphrey's McGee
2004-03-20 The Vibe Austin TX1Umphrey's McGee
2004-03-23 Dave's On Dickson Fayetteville AR1Umphrey's McGee
2004-03-25 Blue Cat's Knoxville TN0Umphrey's McGeewith Karl Engelmann
2004-03-27 Cat's Cradle Carrboro NC1Umphrey's McGee
2004-04-02 The Egyptian Room, The Murat Centre Indianapolis IN1Umphrey's McGee
2004-04-16 The Club Rio - The Rio Hotel & Casino Las Vegas NV2Umphrey's McGeewith Vegas dancers on the side of the stage
2004-04-22 The Independent San Francisco CA3Umphrey's McGee
2004-04-24 House of Blues - Sunset Strip West Hollywood CA1Umphrey's McGee
2004-04-27 The Mason Jar Phoenix AZ1Umphrey's McGee
2004-04-29 The Vibe Austin TX0Umphrey's McGee
2004-05-01 The Granada Theater Lawrence KS1Umphrey's McGee
2004-05-12 The Mercy Lounge Nashville TN2Umphrey's McGee
2004-05-20 Bendix Theatre - Century Center South Bend IN4Umphrey's McGee
2004-05-27 Shank Hall Milwaukee WI0Umphrey's McGeeended with The Fuzz jam
2004-05-28 Harmony Park Music Garden Clarks Grove MN0Umphrey's McGee
2004-05-30 Three Sisters Park Chillicothe IL1Umphrey's McGee
2004-06-06 Belmont-Sheffield Festival Chicago IL3Umphrey's McGee
2004-06-11 Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival Manchester TN1Umphrey's McGee
2004-07-04 Ribfest Naperville IL1Umphrey's McGee
2004-07-08 Bogart's Cincinnati OH0Umphrey's McGee
2004-07-16 Rocks Off Boat Cruise New York NY3Umphrey's McGee
2004-07-20 Marrz Theatre Wilmington NC2Umphrey's McGee
2004-07-22 Smilefest, Van Hoy Family Campgrounds Union Grove NC1Umphrey's McGee
2004-08-07 Skyline Stage - Navy Pier Chicago IL3Umphrey's McGee
2004-08-19 Mississippi Nights St. Louis MO0Umphrey's McGee
2004-08-26 Copper Dragon Brewing Company Carbondale IL3Umphrey's McGee
2004-09-01 Rosemont Theater Chicago IL1Umphrey's McGee
2004-09-08 The Granada Theater Lawrence KS4Umphrey's McGee
2004-09-10 Stubb's BBQ Austin TX1Umphrey's McGeewith The Woody Woodpecker theme (George Tibbles and Ramey Idriss) tease
2004-09-14 The Library Oxford MS2Umphrey's McGee
2004-10-01 The Fox Theatre Boulder CO5Umphrey's McGee
2004-10-09 The Rave Underground Milwaukee WI3Umphrey's McGee
2004-10-20 House of Blues Las Vegas NV1Umphrey's McGee
2004-10-27 Arcata Community Center Arcata CA4Umphrey's McGee
2004-10-30 The Aladdin Theater Portland OR2Umphrey's McGee
2004-11-06 The Newport Music Hall Columbus OH3Umphrey's McGee
2004-11-12 The Egyptian Room, The Murat Centre Indianapolis IN2Umphrey's McGee
2004-12-01 Blue Cat's Knoxville TN1Umphrey's McGee
2004-12-08 Theater of Living Arts Philadelphia PA6Umphrey's McGee
2004-12-11 9:30 Club Washington DC2Umphrey's McGee
2004-12-31 The Riviera Theatre Chicago IL1Umphrey's McGeewith August Haas and Rob Parton on trumpet, Tim Sullivan on tenor saxophone, and Tom Matta on trombone
2005-01-09 Carnival's Celebration Atlantic Ocean 1Umphrey's McGee
2005-02-16 Iowa Memorial Union Ballroom Iowa City IA1Umphrey's McGee
2005-02-23 Rococo Theatre Lincoln NE3Umphrey's McGee
2005-02-25 The Fox Theatre Boulder CO1Umphrey's McGee
2005-03-07 Exit/In Nashville TN3Umphrey's McGeewith Noam Pikelny on banjo
2005-03-22 Melkweg The Old Hall Amsterdam 7Umphrey's McGee
2005-03-29 George's Majestic Lounge Fayetteville AR1Umphrey's McGee
2005-04-06 The Temple Club Lansing MI4Umphrey's McGee
2005-04-09 Birmingham-Southern College Birmingham AL2Umphrey's McGee
2005-04-14 Bogart's Cincinnati OH1Umphrey's McGee
2005-04-26 B.B. King Blues Club & Grill New York NY2Umphrey's McGee
2005-04-30 Tipitina's Uptown New Orleans LA2Umphrey's McGeewith Topaz on saxophone
2005-05-06 Great American Music Hall San Francisco CA3Umphrey's McGee
2005-05-12 Richard's on Richards Vancouver BC4Umphrey's McGeewith The Safety Dance (Men Without Hats) teases
2005-05-27 Three Sisters Park Chillicothe IL2Umphrey's McGeewith John Gentry Jr. on guitar and Nick Blasky replacing Ryan on bass
2005-06-04 Bell's Brewery Kalamazoo MI3Umphrey's McGee
2005-06-16 Clinton State Park Lawrence KS3Umphrey's McGee
2005-07-12 The Docks Concert Theatre on Polson Pier Toronto ON9Umphrey's McGee
2005-08-20 LeClaire Park Davenport IA9Umphrey's McGee
2005-09-03 Skyline Stage - Navy Pier Chicago IL8Umphrey's McGee
2005-09-08 House of Blues Cleveland OH2Umphrey's McGee
2005-09-13 Pearl Street Ballroom Northampton MA3Umphrey's McGeewith Jake and Brendan on percussion
2005-09-23 G.A.B. Pavilion - Washington & Lee University Lexington VA4Umphrey's McGeewith Seven Nation Army (The White Stripes) jam
2005-09-30 The Pageant St. Louis MO2Umphrey's McGee
2005-10-14 The Tabernacle Atlanta GA4Umphrey's McGee
2005-10-27 Rialto Theatre Tucson AZ7Umphrey's McGee
2005-11-11 Liberty Hall Lawrence KS5Umphrey's McGee
2005-12-03 Showbox at the Market Seattle WA7Umphrey's McGee
2005-12-06 Crystal Bay Club Casino Crystal Bay NV1Umphrey's McGee
2006-02-09 First Avenue Minneapolis MN8Umphrey's McGee
2006-02-17 Nokia Theatre Times Square New York NY5Umphrey's McGee
2006-02-23 Bogart's Cincinnati OH4Umphrey's McGeewith Michael "Mad Dog" Mavridoglou on trumpet
2006-03-16 La Boule Noir Paris 7Umphrey's McGee
2006-04-10 McNear's Mystic Theatre Petaluma CA9Umphrey's McGeeended with Pipeline (The Chantays) and X-Files theme (Mark Snow) teases
2006-04-28 The Canopy Club Urbana IL9Umphrey's McGee
2006-05-04 9:30 Club Washington DC4Umphrey's McGee
2006-06-10 The Lawn at White River State Park Indianapolis IN14Umphrey's McGee
2006-09-22 Fillmore Auditorium Denver CO33Umphrey's McGee
2006-10-06 The Palladium Worcester MA8Umphrey's McGeewith Jake on drums; the band slowly left the stage, leaving Jake on drums to finish; Brendan joined Adam on lights
2006-10-23 House of Blues San Diego CA5Umphrey's McGeewith Meeting in the Aisle (Radiohead), Beat It (Michael Jackson), Billie Jean (Michael Jackson), and The Safety Dance (Men Without Hats) teases
2006-11-11 Stubb's BBQ Austin TX8Umphrey's McGeewith The Safety Dance (Men Without Hats) tease
2006-12-31 Aragon Ballroom Chicago IL8Umphrey's McGeewith Jeff Coffin on saxophone
2007-02-24 Amos' Southend Charlotte NC8Umphrey's McGee
2007-03-03 The McCallie School Chattanooga TN5Umphrey's McGee
2007-03-14 The Canopy Club Urbana IL2Umphrey's McGee
2007-04-05 The Pageant St. Louis MO8Umphrey's McGeeunfinished
2007-04-19 The Town Ballroom Buffalo NY9Umphrey's McGee
2007-06-07 Crystal Ballroom Portland OR13Umphrey's McGee
2007-09-14 The Canopy Club Urbana IL33Umphrey's McGeewith Brian Felix on keys
2007-10-04 Liberty Hall Lawrence KS1Umphrey's McGee
2007-10-19 Nokia Theatre Times Square New York NY7Umphrey's McGee
2007-10-27 House of Blues Las Vegas NV5Umphrey's McGee
2007-12-01 Michigan Theater Ann Arbor MI10Umphrey's McGeewith Portrait of Tracy (Jaco Pastorius) tease by Ryan (12.01 was Jaco's birthday)
2007-12-31 Aragon Ballroom Chicago IL5Umphrey's McGeewith Mad Dog and his Filthy Little Secret horns
2008-02-13 Crash Mansion LA Los Angeles CA5Umphrey's McGee
2008-04-10 Revolution Hall Troy NY21Umphrey's McGeewith Billie Jean (Michael Jackson) jam
2008-04-19 Ram's Head Live! Baltimore MD6Umphrey's McGee
2008-07-15 Moonlite Gardens Cincinnati OH20Umphrey's McGee
2008-07-31 Lincoln Theatre Raleigh NC10Umphrey's McGee
2008-10-18 Electric Factory Philadelphia PA21Umphrey's McGeeended with Can't You Hear Me Knocking (The Rolling Stones) jam
2008-10-25 Showbox at the Market Seattle WA2Umphrey's McGee
2008-10-29 House of Blues San Diego CA2Umphrey's McGee
2008-11-13 The Canopy Club Urbana IL2Umphrey's McGee
2008-12-30 The Auditorium Theatre Chicago IL12Umphrey's McGeewith Stanley Jordan on guitar; with Do You Hear What I Hear? (Harry Simeone) and Auld Lang Syne (Robert Burns) teases
2009-01-31 First Avenue Minneapolis MN6Umphrey's McGeewith Kevin Sinclair on saxophone and Baker Street (Gerry Rafferty) teases
2009-02-20 Variety Playhouse Atlanta GA6Umphrey's McGee
2009-03-12 Royal Oak Music Theatre Royal Oak MI7Umphrey's McGee
2009-04-09 House of Blues Boston MA13Umphrey's McGee
2009-04-30 House of Blues New Orleans LA6Umphrey's McGee
2009-05-23 Three Sisters Park Chillicothe IL3Umphrey's McGeewith Felix Pastorius replacing Ryan on bass
2009-07-02 Plumas-Sierra County Fairgrounds Quincy CA9Umphrey's McGee
2009-07-11 Marvin's Mountaintop Masontown WV7Umphrey's McGee
2009-09-09 Varsity Theatre Baton Rouge LA14Umphrey's McGee
2009-10-08 House of Blues Cleveland OH13Umphrey's McGee
2009-10-27 Crystal Bay Club Casino Crystal Bay NV7Umphrey's McGee
2009-11-17 Northern Lights Clifton Park NY9Umphrey's McGee
2009-11-21 9:30 Club Washington DC3Umphrey's McGee
2009-12-30 Aragon Ballroom Chicago IL4Umphrey's McGee
2010-01-16 The Regency Ballroom San Francisco CA3Umphrey's McGee
2010-02-05 War Memorial Auditorium Nashville TN8Umphrey's McGeewith Jeff Coffin on saxophone
2010-03-10 Iowa Memorial Union Ballroom Iowa City IA15Umphrey's McGee
2010-04-23 University of the South Sewanee TN9Umphrey's McGee
2010-05-30 Three Sisters Park Chillicothe IL3Umphrey's McGee
2010-07-04 The Gothic Theatre Englewood CO9Umphrey's McGee
2010-07-16 Frederik Meijer Gardens Grand Rapids MI7Umphrey's McGee
2010-08-04 Saranac Brewery Utica NY4Umphrey's McGee
2010-08-14 Masquerade Music Park Atlanta GA7Umphrey's McGee
2010-09-25 Diamond Ballroom Oklahoma City OK3Umphrey's McGee
2010-10-24 The Bluebird Nightclub Bloomington IN14Umphrey's McGeewith Ghostbusters theme (Ray Parker, Jr.) jam
2010-10-31 The Pageant St. Louis MO4Umphrey's McGeewith Superstition (Stevie Wonder) teases
2010-11-11 Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park Live Oak FL6Umphrey's McGeewith Rock Superstar (Cypress Hill) tease
2010-12-31 The Riviera Theatre Chicago IL5Umphrey's McGeewith Jeff Coffin on saxophone
2011-01-30 Ram's Head Live! Baltimore MD6Umphrey's McGee
2011-02-11 Fillmore Auditorium Denver CO7Umphrey's McGee
2011-02-19 The Fillmore Charlotte NC5Umphrey's McGee
2011-03-12 The Fillmore San Francisco CA9Umphrey's McGee
2011-04-22 House of Blues Dallas TX7Umphrey's McGee
2011-06-24 Iroquois Amphitheater Louisville KY10Umphrey's McGee
2011-09-06 Brooklyn Bowl Brooklyn NY19Umphrey's McGee
2011-09-17 State Theatre Portland ME10Umphrey's McGee
2011-11-02 Northern Lights Clifton Park NY17Umphrey's McGee
2011-11-26 Aragon Ballroom Chicago IL5Umphrey's McGeewith Take Me Home (Phil Collins) jam
2011-12-29 The Pageant St. Louis MO0Umphrey's McGee
2012-01-10 MSC Poesia Atlantic Ocean 5Umphrey's McGee
2012-01-26 Now Sapphire Riviera Cancun Puerto Morelos 2Umphrey's McGee
2012-02-08 The State Theatre State College PA6Umphrey's McGeewith Smoke on the Water (Deep Purple) tease
2012-02-15 Buster's Billiards & Backroom Lexington KY4Umphrey's McGee
2012-03-10 The Depot Salt Lake City UT7Umphrey's McGee
2012-03-17 The Fox Theater Oakland CA4Umphrey's McGee
2012-03-24 Knitting Factory Boise ID4Umphrey's McGee
2012-04-14 House of Blues New Orleans LA3Umphrey's McGee
2012-05-25 Three Sisters Park Chillicothe IL10Umphrey's McGeewith There's No Crying In Mexico tease
2012-06-08 Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival Manchester TN5Umphrey's McGee
2012-07-04 Moonlite Gardens Cincinnati OH5Umphrey's McGee
2012-09-12 Wooly's Des Moines IA21Umphrey's McGee
2012-09-20 Minglewood Hall Memphis TN4Umphrey's McGee
2012-10-17 Capitol Theatre Port Chester NY3Umphrey's McGee
2012-11-09 Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park Live Oak FL11Umphrey's McGee
2012-12-30 The Tabernacle Atlanta GA6Umphrey's McGee
2013-01-20 Brooklyn Bowl Brooklyn NY5Umphrey's McGee
2013-02-08 The Pageant St. Louis MO10Umphrey's McGee
2013-02-15 Lifestyle Communities Pavilion Columbus OH3Umphrey's McGee
2013-03-06 Belly Up Aspen Aspen CO2Umphrey's McGee
2013-03-17 MontBleu Resort Stateline NV7Umphrey's McGee
2013-04-13 Jannus Live St. Petersburg FL7Umphrey's McGee
2013-04-27 Lincoln Hall Chicago IL6Umphrey's McGee
2013-05-24 Three Sisters Park Chillicothe IL1Umphrey's McGeewith Dominic Lalli on saxophone
2013-07-02 Henry Maier Festival Park Milwaukee WI13Umphrey's McGee
2013-08-25 Red Hat Amphitheater Raleigh NC14Umphrey's McGee
2013-10-23 House of Blues Cleveland OH12Umphrey's McGee
2013-10-30 Kalamazoo State Theatre Kalamazoo MI3Umphrey's McGee
2014-02-01 The Fillmore Detroit MI15Umphrey's McGee
2014-02-13 The NorVa Norfolk VA4Umphrey's McGee
2014-03-07 Crystal Ballroom Portland OR8Umphrey's McGee
2014-03-14 House of Blues San Diego CA3Umphrey's McGee
2014-03-21 Hard Rock Cafe Las Vegas NV4Umphrey's McGee
2014-04-02 Ziggy's Winston-Salem NC2Umphrey's McGee
2014-04-07 Augusta Convention Center Augusta GA3Umphrey's McGee
2014-04-19 Stubb's BBQ Austin TX7Umphrey's McGee
2014-05-24 Three Sisters Park Chillicothe IL3Umphrey's McGee
2014-07-26 Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn at White River State Park Indianapolis IN18Umphrey's McGee
2014-08-08 Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom Hampton Beach NH6Umphrey's McGee
2014-10-25 The Orbit Room Grand Rapids MI15Umphrey's McGee
2014-11-14 Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park Live Oak FL8Umphrey's McGee
2014-12-04 Breathless Punta Cana Resort & Spa Punta Cana 1Umphrey's McGee
2014-12-31 The Tabernacle Atlanta GA3Umphrey's McGeewith Uptown Funk (Mark Ronson) teases
2015-01-28 The Lyric Oxford MS7Umphrey's McGee
2015-02-04 Track 29 Chattanooga TN3Umphrey's McGee
2015-02-18 Calvin Theatre Northampton MA7Umphrey's McGee
2015-03-13 Belly Up Aspen Aspen CO8Umphrey's McGeewith Uptown Funk (Mark Ronson) teases
2015-03-20 Crystal Ballroom Portland OR3Umphrey's McGee"Jimmy Stewart" with lyrics
2015-04-15 George's Majestic Lounge Fayetteville AR3Umphrey's McGee
2015-04-24 First Avenue Minneapolis MN4Umphrey's McGee
2015-05-02 Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas Las Vegas NV2Umphrey's McGeewith When Doves Cry (Prince) tease and 25 or 6 to 4 (Chicago) jam
2015-05-23 Three Sisters Park Chillicothe IL2Umphrey's McGee
2015-06-25 Sumtur Amphitheater Omaha NE6Umphrey's McGee
2015-08-07 Legend Valley Music Center Thornville OH11Umphrey's McGeewith Hang Up Your Hang Ups (Herbie Hancock) teases
2015-08-20 The Fillmore Charlotte NC5Umphrey's McGeewith Soul Food II, Hang Up Your Hang Up (Herbie Hancock), and Stairway to Heaven (Led Zeppelin) teases
2015-09-10 Avondale Brewing Company Birmingham AL3Umphrey's McGee
2015-12-06 Breathless Punta Cana Resort & Spa Punta Cana 12Umphrey's McGee
2015-12-31 Fillmore Auditorium Denver CO1Umphrey's McGeewith Mad Dog and his Filthy Little Secret horns
2016-02-11 Penn's Peak Jim Thorpe PA13Umphrey's McGeewith Another Brick In the Wall (Pink Floyd) tease
2016-03-17 Belly Up Aspen Aspen CO10Umphrey's McGee
2016-04-14 The Joy Theater New Orleans LA9Umphrey's McGeeunfinished due to power outage; with Eric Bloom on trumpet and Ryan Zoidis on saxophone, and percussion jam to end
2016-04-28 First Avenue Minneapolis MN6Umphrey's McGeeunfinished
2016-07-02 Red Rocks Amphitheatre Morrison CO14Umphrey's McGee
2016-09-23 North Charleston Coliseum North Charleston SC26Umphrey's McGee
2017-01-15 The Tabernacle Atlanta GA18Umphrey's McGee
2017-02-02 20 Monroe Live Grand Rapids MI7Umphrey's McGee
2017-04-19 Cain's Ballroom Tulsa OK20Umphrey's McGee
2017-10-27 Palace Theatre St. Paul MN47Umphrey's McGee
2018-06-02 ACE Adventure Resort Minden WV55Umphrey's McGee
2018-08-11 Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn at White River State Park Indianapolis IN12Umphrey's McGeeinstrumental version
2018-08-30 The Joy Theater New Orleans LA8Umphrey's McGeeending; completing the 2016-04-14 version
2018-10-06 Aragon Ballroom Chicago IL4Umphrey's McGeeinstrumental version
2018-12-13 Now Sapphire Riviera Cancun Puerto Morelos 7Umphrey's McGeeinstrumental version
2019-04-04 Belly Up Aspen Aspen CO42Umphrey's McGeewith Jason Hann on percussion
2019-09-01 Saranac Brewery Utica NY38Umphrey's McGee
2021-06-29 The Frederick Fairgrounds Frederick MD72Umphrey's McGee
2021-08-14 First Avenue Minneapolis MN12Umphrey's McGee

Performances of "Bright Lights, Big City" by Umphrey's McGee