Most-Recent Entries

An In-Snide Look: I Think I Could Get Used to this Life Sometimes
By: Darrin Snider
Sunday, June 7, 2020

Getting Down to Earth with mOOnMen
By: Amy Foxworthy
Sunday, February 16, 2020

The Musical Journey of Jethro Easyfields
By: Amy Foxworthy
Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Monday Mixtape: Etwasprog
By: Darrin Snider
Monday, February 10, 2020

Monday Mixtape: Excerpts from the Summer of 2014
By: Darrin Snider
Monday, January 20, 2020

Mix Tape Monday: Mashin' it Up
By: Darrin Snider
Monday, January 13, 2020

Mix Tape Monday: Back to the Gym Workout
By: Darrin Snider
Monday, January 6, 2020

Top Ten Most Annoying Types of Music Fans
By: Darrin Snider
Saturday, January 4, 2020

Album Review: Sietch Ramshackle "U.R.//Nctrl"
By: Amy Foxworthy
Saturday, December 28, 2019

Mix Tape Monday: Darrin's Favorite Discoveries of 2019
By: Darrin Snider
Monday, December 16, 2019

Show #119: Eyes on Fire

By: Darrin Snider (darrin at indyintune dot com)
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 8:00:00 PM


Indy In-Tune Radio continues to take off, with audiences tripling on average beginning with the official kickoff party.  Since that time we've added our first two show hosts, the inimitable Mia Kileen with the Rock Show (Thursdays at 8:00 PM) and Anita Vokill with the experimental electronic Return to Space (Friday's at 10:00 PM), and there's still more to come.  On the ratings front, we've been a consistent top-ten Indie-Rock station, solidly on the front page of that category, and in the top 15-20% overall.  Now, to put this in TOTAL perspective ... the lowest-rated major radio station in Indianapolis is WXNT-AM with just under a half-share. If we compare that (conservatively) to our "unique streams opened," then they still have about 30 times our audience.  So ... still a hobby this month.

This weeks show marks the second one brought to me by the legendary Levar Johnson from The Music Mob.  This time Eyes on Fire treats us to a sneak peek at their upcoming eponymous release a few months ahead of time.  Comprised of five long time veterans with an impressive resume between them, the band is a solid hitting outfit that commands a loyal following and are staples of Indy's Heavy Metal scene.  If the material featured tonight, and the comments on their latest video are any indication, this phenomenon is not limited to the metro area, either.  Expect big things from them over the next year.

Links referenced in the show:    

Currently Listening To:
Eyes on Fire: Anger to Ashes
Click Image for Details
Click Here for More Essential Listening

Previous Post:
Show #118: Shadyside Allstars Forever
Next Post:
Show #120: Goliathon Returns

Blog comments powered by Disqus

Gear Up for Summer

As seen on the webcam. Are you one of those people who can't survive without copious amounts of coffee in the morning? You definitely need one of our stainless steel travel mugs. Give your caffeine the gift of style...

Solicitations and Submissions

Solicitations for blog posts can be made by sending and email to "blog -at- indyintune -dot- com" and should follow these guidelines:

  • Local (Indianapolis-based) acts always have priority.
  • Visisting acts playing a bill with one or more local acts are also considered.
  • We generally don't like to repeat content found on other sites. If your request already has a lot of coverage on other sites, it will be considered low-priority unless you can give us an exclusive angle.
  • For obvious reasons, we don't do solicited album reviews, though we do appreciate you letting us know when you have a new release. Consider coming in and talking about the album yourself live on the air or a podcast.
  • All of our staff writers are unpaid enthusiasts. All requests for blog posts are entirely at their descretion.
  • As such, they generally need a lot of lead-time to put something out -- we're talking weeks of lead time, not hours.
  • That said, individual authors have full authority to ignore the following guidelines and write whatever they want ... if you can convince them to.
  • In addition, feel free to write your own post and submit it for posting as a "guest blogger." Those almost always get accepted.
  • Finally, regional or national acts submitting without meeting the above guidelines are generally ignored. We're not trying to be dicks, but if you send us a generic form-letter with your press release, and it doesn't even remotely concern a local artist or event, then you're not part of our core focus.