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Underground Music Showcase 2014 schedule: 439 performances on 18 stages

UMS 2012 Friday

With 439 performances and 18 stages, you’d better use the next three weeks wisely and get familiar with the Underground Music Showcase 2014 schedule.



The UMS makes second 2014 lineup announcement

UMS 2012 Friday

Now that the initial lineup has had its chance to sink in, The UMS has announced a second of batch acts that will hit South Broadway this summer.



UMS 2014 initial lineup announcement: Real Estate, Unknown Mortal Orchestra and more

UMS 2012 Friday

Our friends over at the UMS have shared a taste of the 2014 lineup. See the initial announcement here.



Lollapalooza 2013: Five early acts to catch at the Chicago festival

Lollapalooza 2011 Day 1

Here are five great, smaller acts playing Lollapalooza who weren’t just in Chicago for the Pitchfork Music Festival.



Wampire at the Larimer Lounge, 6-8-13 (review)

Wampire. Photo courtesy of the band's Facebook page.

Wampire proved that it’s an indie band to watch with its show at the Larimer Lounge on Saturday in Denver.



Watch the new Unknown Mortal Orchestra video for “From The Sun”

SXSW 2013 - Day 3

For their third music video off of “II,” Unknown Mortal Orchestra offers yet another off-kilter visual to pair with a cut of their wobbling psych-rock.



Photos of SXSW 2013: Kendrick Lamar, Solange, Unknown Mortal Orchestra and more

SXSW 2013 - Day 3

As the weekend finally arrived at SXSW 2013, we spent the day catching Kendrick Lamar, Solange and Unknown Mortal Orchestra and others.



Watch: The (NSFW) new Unknown Mortal Orchestra video for “Swim and Sleep (Like a Shark)”

Unknown Mortal Orchestra has released a very weird and creepily NSFW video for "Swim and Sleep (Like a Shark)"

The new Unknown Mortal Orchestra video for “Swim and Sleep (Like a Shark)” includes a peeping tom puppet and other weird things. Watch the video here.



Watch the new Unknown Mortal Orchestra video for “So Good At Being In Trouble”

Watch the new Unknown Mortal Orchestra video, which the band released to coincide with the new album, "II" out today.

The new Unknown Mortal Orchestra album, “II” came out today and to coincide with its release, the band has shared a new video for the song “So Good At Being In Trouble.”



Stream Unknown Mortal Orchestra “II”

Watch the new Unknown Mortal Orchestra video, which the band released to coincide with the new album, "II" out today.

Would Unknown Mortal Orchestra’s music been possible in the ’60s or ’70s? Despite the very obvious nostalgia for vintage rock in the New Zealand/Portland, Ore., band, there are tinges of modern influences and even forward-thinking in Unknown Mortal Orchestra’s. The retro, psych rock trio returns with its sophomore album on Feb. 5, but you can stream Unknown Mortal Orchestra’s “II” early via NPR.