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UMS 2014 day three: What you saw, heard, and shared (best tweets)

DENVER, CO - JULY 26: Kinky Fingers perform at the Irvington Street Day Party, an unofficial party, during the Underground Music Showcase on July 26, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Seth McConnell/The Denver Post)

Day three of UMS 2014 brought house parties, writing on toilets and oh so many strange fashion choices.



Vignettes from UMS 2014 day two: Alcohol, humanity and mosh pits

UMS Day 2 Dylan L

All this weekend the Reverb staff will be sharing short scenes from UMS 2014. On day two we saw the collision of alcohol and humanity with bathroom arguments at Pie Hole, beer showers at 3 Kings Tavern and the smell of crowds at Skylark Lounge.



UMS 2014 photos, review, video of day two: People Under the Stairs, Tanlines, StaG and more

UMS 2014 Day Two Seth M

Once nerves had settled from the early afternoon car crash, day two of UMS 2014 went smoothly with sets from People Under the Stairs, Tanlines, Roo & the Howl, StaG and more.



Car crashes into UMS venue Skylark Lounge, one person taken to the hospital

A vehicle has crashed into the UMS venue Skylark Lounge. At least one person has been injured.

A vehicle has crashed into Skylark Lounge, the South Broadway venue, which is scheduled to host a number of Underground Music Showcase performances on Friday night, according to reports. As of 4:30 p.m. UMS organizers did not know if the venue would hold concerts on Friday.



Video: Ark Life plays a stripped down “Sweet Revenge” in a front lawn during UMS 2014

Video: Ark Life plays a stripped down "Sweet Revenge" in a front lawn during UMS 2014

Shortly after playing a pre-UMS set at Illegal Pete’s on South Broadway, Ark Life grabbed a snare drum, an acoustic guitar and attached a mic to a twig to perform “Sweet Revenge” for us in a front lawn.



Vignettes from UMS 2014 day one: Sharing whiskey, people watching at Sputnik and more

2014 UMS Day 1 Juli W

All this weekend the Reverb staff will be sharing short scenes from UMS 2014. On day one we watched the Irish Rover share whiskey, ate at Sputnik and listened to Hollow Talk’s hot wall of guitars.



UMS 2014: Photos of the people and culture on day one

UMS 2014 Day One- Evan Semón

UMS 2014 kicked off on Thursday, and like a storm, the hip, weird and musically-inclined descended on South Broadway.



UMS 2014 photos, review, video of day one: Roadkill Ghost Choir, Somerset Catalog and more

UMS 2014 Day One Seth

The 14th annual Underground Music Showcase opened with a score to settle on Thursday. Well, one venue did at least.



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.