Indie

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.



UMS 2014: Artists, fans and media remember the biggest surprises after 14 years of music

Underground Music Showcase co-founders John Moore (left) and Ricardo Baca enjoy themselves at a UMS after-party.

A great music festival can usually be pared down down to a series of memorable moments, and The Denver Post’s annual Underground Music Showcase has had no shortage of them over its 14 years and thousands of shows.



Reverb Week in Playlist: Weird Al, The UMS, Beyonce and more

2013 UMS TOP 10

We sum up this week in music news with tracks from Weird Al, Beyonce and The UMS artists.



DeVotchKa, Colorado Symphony Orchestra at Red Rocks, 7-17-14 (photos, review)

DeVotchKa @ Red Rocks . 7/17/14

An adventure of a performance, DeVotchKa played a sold out Red Rocks backed by the Colorado Symphony Orchestra. And if that wasn’t enough, they were joined by El Sistema Colorado and acrobats.



Reverb’s Official Day Party at UMS 2014: In the Whale, StaG, South of France and more

Reverb SXSW Party

Reverb is happy to announce our official day party lineup at UMS 2014 curated by In The Whale.



Blonde Redhead to fine-tune new album at UMS 2014

Blonde Redhead headlines the Underground Music Showcase on July 27.

When Blonde Redhead fans crowd the outdoor stage at The Denver Post’s 14th annual Underground Music Showcase on July 27, they’ll see a band consumed with artistic purity and delicate moods, a band renowned for its mysterious melodic gifts.