Underground Music Showcase Reveals 2017 Lineup

May 11, 2017
Photo: UMS 2015 Crowd and stage
The outdoor Main Stage at the UMS.

195 acts that will perform at this year's event.

Headliners include New Orleans blues-punk artist Benjamin Booker, Portland metal band Red Fang and Colorado native Esmé Patterson. As usual, the vast majority of acts hail from the Centennial State -- including recent OpenAir Sessions guests dé​Collage, Bison Bone and Get Along.

See the full lineup below. 

  • Benjamin Booker
  • Red Fang
  • Esmé Patterson
  • Altas
  • Ancient Elk
  • Andy Hamilton & The Rocky Mountain Contraband
  • Andy Immerman
  • Andy Thomas’ Dust Heart
  • Animal Electricity
  • Anthony Ruptak & The Midnight Friends
  • At.Play
  • ATOMGA
  • Automatic Iris
  • Avifauna
  • Bandits
  • Bear Antler
  • Beth Preston
  • Big J Beats
  • Bigwheel Electro Soul
  • Birch Street
  • Bison Bone
  • Blake Brown & The American Dust Choir
  • Boat Drinks
  • Boyhollow
  • Britt Margit
  • Bud Bronson & the Good Timers
  • byH2O & Ty Til
  • Cheap Perfume
  • Chella & The Charm
  • Chimney Choir
  • Chloe Tang
  • Church Fire
  • CITRA
  • Clouds & Mountains
  • Coastal Wives
  • Cocordion
  • Corsicana
  • Creature Canopy
  • CRL CRRLL
  • Dandu
  • Dead Palms
  • déCollage
  • DeDoz
  • DLZMKSBTS
  • Down Time
  • Elder Grown
  • Emerald Siam
  • Evan Holm & The Restless Ones
  • Extra Gold
  • Eye And The Arrow
  • False Report
  • Finding Common Ground
  • Foxxes
  • Freaky North
  • Funk Hunk
  • Gasoline Lollipops
  • Get Along
  • Ghost Tapes
  • Gracie Bassie
  • Grant Sabin And The Juke Joint Highball
  • Grass
  • Grayson County Burn Ban
  • Gun Street Ghost
  • Hang Rounders
  • Hello Dollface
  • High Plains Honky
  • Holly Lovell
  • Hydraform
  • in/PLANES
  • Instant Empire
  • Jen Korte & The Loss
  • Jesse Manley
  • Jilly.FM
  • Joseph Lamar
  • Katey Sleeveless
  • Kid Reverie
  • King Cardinal
  • King Eddie
  • Kissing Party
  • Kyle Emerson
  • La Pompe Futur
  • Larry Nix
  • Last Of The Easy Riders
  • Lawsuit Models
  • Leon and the Revival
  • Lillian
  • Loretta Kills
  • Love Gang
  • Low Hanging Fruit
  • Luna Sol
  • Male Blonding
  • Mawule
  • Milky.WAV
  • Mirror Fears
  • Modern Leisure
  • Montoneros
  • Montropo
  • Morning Bear
  • Motion Trap
  • Muscle Beach
  • Nasty Nachos
  • Natalie Tate
  • Necropanther
  • Oko Tygra
  • One Flew West
  • OptycNerd
  • Pale Sun
  • Panther Martin
  • Parallelephants
  • Particle Parade
  • Patrick Dethlefs
  • Paul DeHaven
  • Peach Oblong
  • Pineross
  • Plastic Daggers
  • Playboy Manbaby
  • Plume Varia
  • Poet’s Row
  • Porlolo
  • PrettyMouth
  • Pross
  • Pueblo Escobar
  • Quantum Creep
  • REDLANDS
  • Remember The Radio
  • RL Cole
  • RUMOURS FOLLOW
  • Safe Boating Is No Accident
  • Shady Elders
  • Shiny Around The Edges
  • Silver And Smoke
  • SIXXXD
  • Soft Skulls
  • Space Jail
  • Super Bummer
  • SYCDVK
  • Tana Victoria
  • Television Generation
  • The Baltic
  • The Burroughs
  • The Coteries
  • The Fabulous Boogienauts
  • The Get Together
  • The Guestlist
  • The Knock
  • The Maykit
  • The Milk Blossoms
  • The Munsens
  • The Omens
  • The Other Black
  • The Outfit
  • The Patient Zeros
  • The Royal
  • The Savage Blush
  • The So Help Me’s
  • The Violet Tides
  • This Broken Beat
  • Thousand Frames
  • Tomahawk Fox
  • Turner Jackson
  • Tyto Alba
  • U.S. Tygers
  • Units Of Disco
  • Viretta
  • VYNYL
  • We Are Not A Glum Lot
  • What Young Men Do
  • Whippoorwill
  • Whiskey Autumn
  • Whole Milk
  • Wildermiss
  • Wire Faces
  • Wolf van Elfmand
  • Zealot

Check out our summer festival guide for more details on UMS and other festivals in Colorado.

Watch Esmé Patterson perform "No River" in the CPR Performance Studio below.

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