Category Archive: Interesting Tidbits

Joon Wolfsberg’s 1220 Wells Street Is Now Where My Ears Live

Joon Wolfsberg’s 1220 Wells Street Is Now Where My Ears Live Article & photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey ERFURT, GERMANY – My latest musical obsession found its way into my heart like an arrow… Continue reading

Sasha Brown’s Hypnotizing Improvisations Make History

Article and photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey NEW YORK, NY – I work with a lot of musicians on any given week, and of all the things that run concurrently among them is the… Continue reading

Roots of Creation to Make Musical Magic this Wednesday, May 31 in Lafayette

Article by Melodie Yvonne Ramey LAFAYETTE, IN – This week the same spectacular venue bringing phenomenal bands like Bone Thugs-N-Harmony and Blind Melon to its humble Hoosier stage is making a musical celebration… Continue reading

Nathan Towne’s Triumphant Theme Song Collection Is Instant Classic

Article and photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey SANTA MARIA, CA – Nathan Towne recently began taking suggestions from his friends as to what new songs he should tackle. Towne, wanting to do something a little… Continue reading

Blues Traveler, Chatting with Brendan, and The Bluebird May 2!

“BRENDAN HILL OF BLUES TRAVELER DISCUSSES RECENT WORKS” originally published in Through the Lens Magazine on April 30, 2017 Article by Melodie Yvonne Ramey for Through the Lens Magazine Brendan Hill of Blues Traveler,… Continue reading

Midwest Hype’s Nightglow is Illuminating

Article and photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey CHICAGO, IL – Recently I decided to update my official website for Photographic Melodie which sent me on a tour of some of my older events that… Continue reading

Two Annoying Questions and One Serious Question with Black Eddie

Two Annoying Questions & One Serious Question with Black Eddie by Melodie Yvonne Ramey COLUMBUS, IN – A few weeks ago I got lucky enough to get to sit down for a chat with… Continue reading

Grabby Groupies and Moshing through Men – A Female Photographer’s Fairy Tale

Grabby Groupies and Moshing through Men – A Female Photographer’s Fairy Tale By Melodie Yvonne Ramey Feminism has definitely been a hot button topic a little more here recently as the nation’s heart… Continue reading

A Quickie with Photographic Melodie

A Quickie with Photographic Melodie by Melodie Yvonne Ramey with questions and interview courtesy of Christina Ann Ramey COLUMBUS, IN – I recently jumped into the interview game with my very first attempt being only… Continue reading

Three with Photographic Melodie – Nel Hoon and Flea Market Pete

Three with Photographic Melodie – Nel Hoon and Flea Market Pete by Melodie Yvonne Ramey LAFAYETTE, IN – I have wanted to jump into the interview game for many a moon, so I… Continue reading

SoArts Shows the Love at Garfield Park this Saturday!

Originally published in Through The Lens Article by Melodie Yvonne Ramey INDIANAPOLIS, IN – February is, of course, the month of love, so the extraordinary artist of the Southport Artistry Committee, SoArts, are doing… Continue reading

The Legendary Legacy of Shannon Hoon

Article and photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey *Most times I redo the audio over and over to make  everything match up and all pretty. This time, though, I kept my first try warts and all… Continue reading

Average Females Analyzing Betty Friedan’s The Feminine Mystique

Average Females Analyzing Betty Friedan’s The Feminine Mystique by Melodie Yvonne Ramey My beautiful seester, Christina, recently had an assignment for her college level Woman’s Studies course that involved reading an excerpt from… Continue reading

SpaceWords Make Love Letters to the Universe

Originally published in Through the Lens Magazine on February 9, 2016 Article and photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey LAFAYETTE, IN – SpaceWords opened up for Blind Melon on New Year’s Day this year much to… Continue reading

Sonny Boy Thorn’s Tantalizing Teaser

Originally published in Through the Lens Magazine on December 27, 2015 Article and photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey By Melodie Ramey CALIFORNIA – Sonny Boy Thorn has burst onto the music scene this… Continue reading

Invigorating Lafayette One Legend at a Time

Originally published in Through the Lens Magazine on November 23, 2015 Article and photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey  LAFAYETTE, IN – Lafayette is like a lot of towns across the Hoosier land. It… Continue reading

Alexander X. Laymen Joins Forces With melodieyvonne.com!

Alexander X. Laymen is an author of erotica and horror fiction, and is now one of the newest contributors and driving forces at melodieyvonne.com. About Alexander Alexander Xavier Laymen was having troubling dreams… Continue reading

Jeffrey’s Pipe Dream

Introduction and lyrics by Melodie Yvonne and inspired by Jeffrey Lageveen I rarely take political stances or engage in conversations on the topic because, well, I’m f*cking Sweden, but occasionally I’ll run into someone a… Continue reading