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 #147: Gallo

By: Darrin Snider (darrin at indyintune dot com)
Sunday, May 5, 2013 5:00:00 PM


As I mention in the show, Stacy Basner has impeccable taste in music and always manages to find me the best bands for the show.  Unfortunately, as with the Post Script, she has a tendency to find them about a half-hour before the interview, leaving no time for research or even listening to the band beforehand.  Fortunately, she's also an excellent guest host and picks very well-spoken entertaining guests, ensuring that for once you don't have to listen to too much of my voice droning on in this episode. 

This time around, Stacy introduces us to Kinski and Rodax, a pair of "tour buddies" of hers from Los Angeles currently going under the band name of Gallo (Pronounced: GUY-oh).  These brothers have just release a trilogy of albums: an all-Spanish language record, Fuego, and all-English language record, Phoenix Rising, and a bi-lingual world-beat record, Mamawe.  The music is excellent, though somewhat different from what we're used to hearing here in Indy, and I've long lamented that I can count our pop bands on one hand, which seems to me to be an opportunity if there ever was one.  I ended up purchasing the trilogy in deluxe form that night, which included posters, stickers, booklets, and a plethora of things I didn't need, but was pretty sure I had to have anyway.  No regrets there, I assure you.

Links referenced in the show:

Currently Listening To:
Gallo: Phoenix Rising
Click Image for Details
Click Here for More Essential Listening

Previous Post:
Donít Let the Moonshine Cry Up the Night
Next Post:
In Depth: Grizzly Music Company

Blog comments powered by Disqus

Useful Links Elsewhere

Handy places to visit if you are part of, or want to know more about, our music scene ...

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.