Archives for December 2008

University of Indianapolis: Making Indianapolis Proud

The University of Indianapolis, also known as UIndy, is a fully accredited, full-scale university that bases its foundation upon the ideas of the United Methodist Church. The school ranks tenth on the list of the 25 largest Indiana colleges and universities, behind Vincennes University and ahead of Valparaiso University. UIndy is one of the eight […]

Butler University Marching Band: Blue and White Spirit in Indianapolis

The Butler University Marching Band, directed by David McCullough, is the vanguard of Butler University school pride. That’s a hefty load to bear, considering how devoted the Butler faithful tend to be in regard to their favorite Indianapolis sports team. The band carries the Butler blue and white with reverent and enthusiastic pride and are […]

University of Indianapolis Women’s Track and Field: Poetry in Fast Motion

The University of Indianapolis women’s track and field team is known throughout the Great Lakes Valley Conference for their reputation as determined opponents and, quite simply, a tough team to beat.  The Greyhounds have consistently proven themselves to be an extremely talented team that is well-rounded, with a good mix of solid senior leadership and […]

Twin Peaks: Dance Covers in Indianapolis

Twin Peaks is a cover band based in Indianapolis which specializes in performing dance music from the 70’s, 80’s, 90’s, and today.  Lead singers Carrie Wehlage and Kelly Miller, twin sisters, originally formed this Indianapolis music group in 2006.  Setlists consist of every genre, from classic rock and disco to funk. Twin Peaks is proud […]

The Stringtown Pickers: Original Bluegrass in Indianapolis

The Stringtown Pickers, an Indianapolis band, have provided local and regional audiences in Indianapolis with jam-based shows, including original songs and freshly arranged covers, for over seven years. They’ve been such a long standing part of the Indianapolis music scene that they were even part of a comic strip in NUVO Newsweekly. Combining influences from […]

Mudkids: Classic Indianapolis Hip-Hop

Mudkids are a popular Indianapolis music group which has performed locally, regionally and nationally for over a decade.  Rusty Redenbacher, aka Choc, and Elp-Mass are currently working on producing their fifth album, a genre bending full length titled We Are Dynamic and People Like Us. In the past, the hip-hop duo has performed with such […]

The Great Hookup: Dynamic Indianapolis Rock

The Great Hookup is a rock influenced jam band based in Indianapolis. Their debut album, In the Realm Of, was released in May of 2009 and is for sale on CD Baby, Luna Records, Indy CD & Vinyl, and through the band’s website. Drawing from a huge assortment of influences, including reggae, blues, and traditional […]

The Flying Toasters: Covering the Hits in Indianapolis

The Flying Toasters are a very popular Indianapolis music group that plays hits spanning from the 70’s to present day. The Indianapolis band is a fairly large group, featuring six regular members. Most of the group has tons of previous professional music experience; lead guitarist Jason Hayes and regular drummer Bill Hayes both played on […]

Summon the Destroyer: Melting Faces in Indianapolis Since 2007

Death metal fans in Indianapolis are faithful followers of the local group Summon The Destroyer. Together since 2007, the band has been enthralling audiences at Indianapolis bars for a relatively short time. The Indianapolis music group plays a plethora of brutal cover songs as well as gut shredding originals, and their influences include Slayer, Testament […]

Straight No Chaser: Harmonizing the Hits Since 1996

Straight No Chaser is a nationally-touring Indianapolis music group originally brought together at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana, long ago in 1996.  Currently, 10 male vocalists perform the Indianapolis band‘s entertaining a cappella versions of modern pop and classic rock songs. A video of Straight No Chaser performing a sitcom medley in Indianapolis   When […]

Stone 10: Rocking the 70’s, 80’s, and Today

Stone 10 is a rock n’ roll cover band based in Indianapolis.  Frequently seen performing at Indianapolis bars such as Krazy St. Grille, Clancy’s Pub, Bugsy’s, and That Place, Stone 10 provides an all-inclusive, fun, and entertaining Indianapolis music experience. If you dig classic rock, with its big hair, soaring solos, and rock steady rhythm, you’ll […]

Stereo Deluxe: Award-Winning Indianapolis Rock

Stereo Deluxe is a nationally touring rock band based out of Indianapolis.  The Indianapolis band is comprised of Jay Elliott, Ben Tatum, Luke Schneider, and Matt Hogan.  Their original songs are a modern fusion of power pop, rockabilly, and pop punk, causing Indianapolis music fans to go wild. In March of 2009, the band released […]

Spanky’s Clubhouse: Indianapolis Rock and Roll

Spanky’s Clubhouse was voted Indianapolis‘ “Best Local Rock Band” by NUVO Newsweekly in 2005 and 2006.  Playing a vast repertoire of cover and original rock and metal songs, this Indianapolis band plays regularly at Indianapolis music venues such as Krazy St. Grille, Point After, 8 Seconds Saloon, and Clancy’s. Music video for “Walk Away” by […]

Original State of Mind: Funk Rock in Indianapolis

Original State of Mind is a rock band based in Indianapolis, consisting of four members.  Jared Hiner, Nate Muterspaugh, JJ McGinnis, and Alan Long create original Indianapolis music with writing influenced by Ben Harper, Dave Matthews, Santana and James Taylor, among others. Original State of Mind’s songs blend syncopated drum rhythm with funk guitar and […]

Mardelay Band Indianapolis, Indiana

Mardelay is an all-original performing rock band based in Indianapolis, Indiana.  The group travels throughout Indiana and the Midwest promoting their self-titled debut album, but has also been known to play clubs such as Locals Only in downtown Indianapolis and Rock Lobster in beautiful Broad Ripple Village.  Members include Matt Street, Scott Krueckberg, Steve Fulton, […]

Lemon Wheel Dance Band Indianapolis, Indiana

Are you looking for a fun night of dancing and partying in downtown Indianapolis?  You may be lucky enough to catch Lemon Wheel, a popular 6-member dance band based in Indianapolis, Indiana.  The group typically plays everything from disco, rock, classic rock, pop, and a few country top 40 hits. The five lead vocalists, including […]

Jennie DeVoe: Indianapolis Hippie-Funk Singer Songwriter

Jennie DeVoe is a singer-songwriter based out of Indiana‘s capital city, Indianapolis. She is known for her high-energy shows and hippie-funk style, unique among Indianapolis bands.  Fellow musicians frequently refer to her as the hardest-working professional they know, and Indianapolis music fans are naturally drawn to the raw excitement and fun-loving atmosphere of her shows. […]

Jassy Grazz Band

Jassy Grazz is a well-known jam band based out of Indianapolis, Indiana.  Originally from South Bend, Indiana, the six-member group consists of Nick DePalma, Nick Mullins, Ian Hansen, Randy Wagers, Anna Campbell, and Ryan Brook. Up-and-coming among the many Indianapolis bands, the group classifies its unique style as a fusion of rock, funk, reggae and […]

Great Scott!: Regional Rock

Great Scott! is composed of five Indianapolis band musicians: Andy Cool, Brett Wiscons, Chad Moore, Jason Kuykendall, and Jon Shoulders. Known as a local and regional rock/alternative group performing original works throughout the Midwest, Great Scott! was initially formed in 2002. Local Indianapolis, Indiana band video of the Great Scott Band The band’s lyrics, three-part […]

Governor Davis and The Blues Ambassadors Band

Governor Davis and The Blues Ambassadors is a five-piece blues band located and performing in Indianapolis, Indiana. Band members perform original and cover songs which infuse classic blues styles with soul, R&B, fund and rock to create their signature high-energy, audience-interactive shows. Governor Davis and The Blues Ambassadors Band performance video in Indianapolis, Indinaa Formed […]