The UMS…wtf? A talk with Deborah Lastowka of

This interview was originally posted on the Fancy Tiger Clothing Blog on July 16, 2013.  However, it is a good reminder that this year’s Underground Music Showcase (UMS) is right around the corner!  This year’s festival is said to be bigger and better than ever with over 400 local and national act performances across 4 days at 20+ venues.  Peep the schedule online and purchase those tickets if you haven’t already.  More info to come!

“The UMS starts this week and amid all the chatter over what to see, you might just overlook the one act you shouldn’t miss. Fancy Tiger sat down with some of our favorite Denverites to talk the what, why, and when. First act is Deborah Lastowka. Deborah has been living in Denver for 8 years and most recently started, a blog devoted to what’s great about Denver, all posed as letters to the City as well as to-do lists by well known locals and a carefully curated current events list. is a breath of fresh air in a sea of endless ads, and self serving facebook feeds. Here’s what she said.”  Read more.