Big news coming from The Underground Music Showcase today. A slew of new artist announcements have been confirmed. Blonde Redhead, People Under The Stairs, Miniature Tigers, and Gardens and Villa have been added to name a few. Aside from those national acts another round of local artist have also been named as well.
What is The UMS?
The largest indie music festival in the Rocky Mountain region, featuring more than 400 local, national and international artists. Visit Colorado recently named The UMS one of twelve quintessential Summer Colorado Festivals. A four day celebration of this region’s thriving local music scene, which has produced a number of national success stories in recent years. UMS alums include The Lumineers, DeVotchKa, Isaac Slade of The Fray, Flobots and Nathaniel Rateliff. It’s an opportunity to hear some of the world’s emerging artists in some rather unconventional venues such as retail shops, restaurants and a church. It’s an animated “block party” that has proven to be a yearly highlight of the Denver cultural calendar.
When is The UMS?
Thursday, July 24 – Sunday, July 27, 2014
Where is The UMS?
The UMS takes place in many venues along South Broadway, between 5th Avenue and Alameda Avenue, in Denver, Colorado.
Who is performing at The UMS?
The additional 92 artists named include 28 acts from outside the region and 64 regional performers.
Aan, American Tomahawk, Astronautalis, Blonde Redhead, Communist Daughter, Cure for Gravity, Equals, Fires in France, Fort Frances, Gardens & Villa, Genders, Goodnight, Texas, Hannah Aldridge, Kid Karate, Man Can Do, Mark Mallman, Miniature Tigers, Pageantry, People Under the Stairs, Purple, SpaceWaster, StaG The Blind Pets, The Noise FM, The Sour Notes, TV Girl, Weather Maps, Whisky Shivers.
A Band In Pictures, Best Creeps, Broken, Confluence, Dead Temple, El Toro de la Muerte, Flashbulb Fires, Homebody, Il Cattivo, iZCALLi, LSD Bags, My Body Sings Electric, Popwreck, Roo & the Howl, Speedwolf, Steve Law Band, The Born Readies, The Hollyfelds, The Raven and the Writing Desk, The Royal, Vetta Star, Zebroids, Accordion Crimes, Black Lamb, CC/NN, Cougar Gold, Dirty Few, Eldren, GS3, Hot Apostles, Indigenous Robot, Kitty Crimes,
Miles to Mountains, Ned Garthe Explosion, Reason the Citizen, SF1, SPELLS, Thanks for Everything, The Dendrites, The Outfit, The Repercussions, The Still Tide, Wire Faces, Bear Antler,
Box Car Eddy, Colfax Speed Queen, CRL CRRL, DJ ALF 45+1, FaceMan, Hillary Hand, I Sank Molly Brown, Input, Kyle James Hauser, Monroe Monroe, Plume Varia, Red Fox Run, South of France, Sputnik Slovenia, The Belle Jar, The Ever, The Photo Atlas, The Robby Wicks Band, Thee Dang Dangs, Wiredogs.