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: 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.

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.

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.

Watch: 30 seconds with The UMS band Rachel and the Kings

Rachel and the Kings chat with Reverb on the roof of The Denver Post.

Rachel and the Kings tell Reverb about their favorite aspects of the Denver music scene, their most embarrassing moments on stage and more ahead of The UMS.

Goldrush Music Festival 2014 initial lineup: Mount Eerie, clipping. and more

Goldrush Music Festival has announced its initial 2014 lineup.

Goldrush Music Festival has announced its first wave of acts on the 2014 lineup, and will bring Mount Eerie, clipping. and more.

UMS 2014 guide: 15 local and national acts to hear at the indie showcase

UMS 2012 Friday

To help you navigate UMS 2014, we’ve provided suggestions of 15 local acts and 15 national acts to catch this week.

Wye Oak, Pattern is Movement at the Bluebird Theater, 7-19-14 (review)

Wye Oak played at the Bluebird Theater on Saturday.

Four people in two duo acts made one hell of a night of music on Saturday. Philadelphia’s Pattern Is Movement and Baltimore-based Wye Oak both played interesting, entertaining and compelling sets at the Bluebird Theater.