The Indy In-Tune Blog

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An In-Snide Look: I Think I Could Get Used to this Life Sometimes

By: Darrin Snider -- Sunday, June 7, 2020
The recent popularity of live streaming shows has made me remember the pioneering days of live streaming ... and think about what this might mean for the future, particularly for people like me who don't really like the crowded venue experience.... (Read Full Article)

Getting Down to Earth with mOOnMen

By: Amy Foxworthy -- Sunday, February 16, 2020
It’s 8:00 p.m. on a Monday in a dim room inside of Indy’s most aesthetically interesting venue, Healer... (Read Full Article)

The Musical Journey of Jethro Easyfields

By: Amy Foxworthy -- Tuesday, February 11, 2020
Blues. Rock. Folk. Country. Punk. Roots. Americana. The music of Jethro Easyfields is all these things blended together and so much more.... (Read Full Article)

Monday Mixtape: Etwasprog

By: Darrin Snider -- Monday, February 10, 2020
Okay, not sure what to call this stuff. It's proggy, but not always prog. Does that make sense?... (Read Full Article)

Monday Mixtape: Excerpts from the Summer of 2014

By: Darrin Snider -- Monday, January 20, 2020
Don't give yourself an anuerism trying to figure out why these tracks relate together in my mind, just enjoy this mix of songs and styles.... (Read Full Article)

Mix Tape Monday: Mashin' it Up

By: Darrin Snider -- Monday, January 13, 2020
A while back, I was put in charge of the musical selections on a trip back from St. Louis. It went in a weird direction.... (Read Full Article)

Mix Tape Monday: Back to the Gym Workout

By: Darrin Snider -- Monday, January 6, 2020
This week's "Monday Playlist" is dedicated to all of the suburban housewives who have infiltrated my gym this month. Too bad you won't last, probably because you don't have my boss MP3 player.... (Read Full Article)

Top Ten Most Annoying Types of Music Fans

By: Darrin Snider -- Saturday, January 4, 2020
I know I've been reposting this to death, but since it's somewhat music-related, I figured the people here who don't follow my other stuff would appreciate it.... (Read Full Article)

Album Review: Sietch Ramshackle "U.R.//Nctrl"

By: Amy Foxworthy -- Saturday, December 28, 2019
Sietch Ramshackle’s new album “U.R.//Nctrl” picks up where 2018’s “May I Rise” left off. In a sense, they could be considered two albums as one unit.... (Read Full Article)

Mix Tape Monday: Darrin's Favorite Discoveries of 2019

By: Darrin Snider -- Monday, December 16, 2019
This week's "Monday Playlist" is dedicated to ten artists I discovered this year that have joined the coveted ranks of "artists I play and talk about so often that it annoys all my friends."... (Read Full Article)

Today on Indy In-Tune

Listen Live:  

Saturdays are Magical!

12:00 AM: Random Access Music
8:00 AM: Artist Spotlight
9:00 AM: Artist Spotlight
10:00 AM: The Chris Brake Show
11:00 AM: Random Access Music
12:00 PM: Live from Studio B
7:00 PM: Random Access Music
10:00 PM: Saturday Night on Stage

* Schedule subject to change without notice. Sorry, but that's rock and roll.

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