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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.



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.



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.



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.



Watch Pharrell, Miley Cyrus in the “Come Get It Bae” video

Watch Pharrell, Miley Cyrus in the "Come Get It Bae" video

Pharrell’s obsession with females continues in his video for “Come Get it Bae” off “G I R L.” Like his video for “Marilyn Monroe,” the “Come Get it Bae” features the producer/singer dancing in a series of hats with a series of girls, but with one notable difference: Miley Cyrus.



Foreigner, Styx at Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre, 7-22-14 (photos, review)

Styx, Foreigner, Don Felder @ Fiddlers Green by John Leyba

You could count on one hand the number of original members in both bands Tuesday night when Foreigner and Styx played Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre.



Nick Waterhouse at the Bluebird Theater, 7-21-14 (photos, review)

Nick Waterhouse @ the Bluebird 7/21/14

With his signature clean cut look and cozy stage arrangement, Nick Waterhouse transports fans back to an R&B recording studio in the 1950s. And that was the feeling at the Bluebird Theater on Monday, as Waterhouse made Denver an early tour stop in support of his 2014 LP, “Holly.”



Jurassic 5, Dilated Peoples at the Ogden Theatre, 7-21-14 (photos, review)

Jurassic 5

Los Angeles “backpack rappers” Jurassic 5 and Dilated Peoples enjoyed a convivial crowd Monday at the Ogden Theatre during the first of a two-night stand.



New Flying Lotus album: Producer announces “You’re Dead!”, tour with Denver date

New Flying Lotus album: Producer announces "You're Dead!", tour with Denver date

Experimental electronic producer Flying Lotus has been relatively quiet since he dropped his fourth LP in 2012. That’s about to change.