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UMS 2014 Day One: What you saw, heard, and shared (best tweets)

What's up Austin? UMS 2014, that's what. (Photo by Jordan Gonzalez, The Denver Post)

It’s the high holy days of music in Denver, Colorado. Yes, #UMS2014 is upon us, in all its aurally-drenched, sweaty, South Broadway packed-club glory. Here’s a recap of night one, as seen through your eyes.



Video: Roadkill Ghost Choir plays “See You Soon” on S. Broadway during The UMS

Video: Roadkill Ghost Choir plays "See You Soon" on S. Broadway during The UMS

Ahead of the band’s set on the first day of UMS 2014, Reverb caught up with Roadkill Ghost Choir’s Andrew Shepard to film him playing “See You Soon” on South Broadway.



Watch: 30 Seconds with The UMS band Tjutjuna

Watch: 30 Seconds with The UMS band Tjutjuna

Tjutjuna describe themselves as “loud space rock from the future,” and they rank their futuristic talents somewhere in-between Blade Runner and 2001 A Space Odyssey.



Dear Jack White, Reverb formally invites you to the Rockies game on Aug. 20

Photo courtesy of Andrew Cieslak via Twitter.

Hey Jack White. We saw the Cubs picture, and we’d like to show you a good time at a baseball game when you’re in Colorado. Reverb formally invites you to the Rockies game on Aug. 20.



UMS 2014: Live from South Broadway, July 24-27

UMS 2014: Live from South Broadway, July 24-27

LIVE feed from the 14th Annual Underground Music Showcase, where we’ll discuss the bands, venues, hilarious and/or spot-on hipster outfits, and all the rest, live from South Broadway in Denver, Colorado. Join the conversation with #UMS2014.



High Plains Comedy Festival adds national stand-ups, fill out lineup with veritable who’s-who of Denver comics

High Plains Comedy Festival adds national stand-ups, fill out lineup with veritable who's-who of Denver comics

The 2014 High Plains Comedy Festival will feature dozens of Denver-area comics, including headliners and national festival veterans.



UMS 2014: Tanlines’ Jesse Cohen talks new album, podcasting and Wiz Khalifa

Tanlines' Jesse Cohen talks new album, podcasting and Wiz Khalifa ahead of the duo's UMS show at 9 p.m. on Friday on the Main Stage.

The point where an artist ends and the person begins isn’t always obvious. But for Tanlines’ Jesse Cohen, the gap is significant.



Dierks Bentley at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, 7-23-14 (photos, review)

Dierks Bently @ Red Rocks 7/23/14

Arizona-born Dierks Bentley turned Red Rocks into a honky tonk club on Wednesday, replacing the traditional cowboy hat for a worn trucker cap.



Album review: Alvvays, “Alvvays”

Album review: Alvvays, "Alvvays"

You won’t hear these songs in a Wes Anderson flick, but most of “Alvvays” makes up an ideal soundtrack for the highs and—realistically—lows of your summer.



Jurassic 5 at the Ogden Theatre, 7-22-14 (photos, review)

Jurrasic 5 - Ogden | 07/22/14

The venerable Jurassic 5 shook the Ogden Theatre Tuesday night in the final show of a two-night stand celebrating the hip hop pioneers reunion after a lengthy break.