Music

Singers, songwriters, instrumentalists. Whether they are from here or have traveled here, Middle Indiana is always putting great talent our its stages.

McMillin, Loya, and White Performing Wednesday at DePauw

press release by Ronald Dye Editor’s Note:  Next month, National Road Magazine will run features on both David McMillin and his band, Fort Frances, as well as an accompanying feature on local band Gus Moon in anticipation of their joint performance at the Hi-Fi in Indianapolis’ Fountain Square District in late April. On Wednesday, March …

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Alex Dezen’s Gracefully Narrated Biography

by Cory Huffman photos by Mike Dunn of Rust and Rebel [dropcap]O[/dropcap]n February 12, 2016, Alex Dezen (founder, frontman and chief songsmith for the Brooklyn-bred four-piece The Damnwells) readily jumped into his next musical chapter by issuing his first full-length solo set, a properly titular, genuinely personal, 10-track self-portrait of a man musing about life …

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Friday Photo Blog: Indy’s Women on the Stage

[dropcap]I[/dropcap]ndianapolis is the Crossroads of America, and this is no more true than in music.  With music venues from the larger Vogue Theater to the smaller Melody Inn, music plays from Zionsville to spots such as Broad Ripple, Downtown Indianapolis, Fountain Square and many places in-between. For this selection of photographs, I focus not on …

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Arrivals: Stephen Kellogg is Worth Your Time

Married to his high school sweetheart and devoted to his four daughters, singer/songwriter Stephen Kellogg stands as evidence that the musician vs family conflict is little more than a lazy stereotype.  Kellogg, who will appear at the Hi-Fi in Indy’s Fountain Square District next Tuesday night, brings two decades of experience to the stage showcasing …

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A Regular Mountain Man

After nearly a decade playing bass in the Bloomington scene, Glenn Myers now finds himself touring nationally with the dynamic act Diane Coffee.  Yet despite his great success, Myers remains the same humble, grounded man he has always been. by Donovan Wheeler photos courtesy of Diane Coffee [dropcap]W[/dropcap]atch Diane Coffee’s performance at NPR’s famous Tiny …

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