Category Archive: Interesting Tidbits

Taylor Raphel Taps Studio 37 for Shannon

Taylor Raphel Taps Studio 37 for Shannon Article & Photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey LAFAYETTE, IN (June 19, 2018) – Taylor Raphel recently had a big decision to make about who would be best… Continue reading

CityTeens Conquer CityLife Together

CityTeens Conquer CityLife Together Article & photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey GREENWOOD, INDIANA (June 20, 2018) – It’s very difficult to be a teen nowadays. Granted the emotional and physical perils of adolescence… Continue reading

Cummins Cultivates Annual Car Show for Love Chapel

Cummins Cultivates Annual Car Show for Love Chapel Article & photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey COLUMBUS, INDIANA (June 8, 2018) – Cummins Engine Company holds itself up to high standards when it comes… Continue reading

Photo Gallery – Farmers Markets 2018 Opening Day @ Fishers, Carmel, and Noblesville 5-5-2018

Photos and videos originally shot for the IndyStar Farmers Markets 2018 Opening Day featuring Fishers Farmers Markets, Carmel Farmers Markets, and Noblesville Main Street Market with special videos & shots of Carmel Farmers Markets performance… Continue reading

One Pizza to Rule them All

One Pizza to Rule them All Article & photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey COLUMBUS, IN (April 29, 2018) – Some might say there’s no such thing as bad pizza. I beg to differ.… Continue reading

Studio 37 Ready to Ride Life’s Sound Waves

Studio 37 Ready to Ride Life’s Sound Waves Article & photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey LAFAYETTE, IN (April 14, 2018) – Scott Ausherman and Noah Freeman have been silently helping to make dreams… Continue reading

11 Impactful Albums Still Relevant Today

11 Impactful Albums Still Relevant Today Article and photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey I recently became faced with a challenge. It was not the kind of challenge that held the balance of good… Continue reading

A Community Divided After Attack On Theater

Article & photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey LAFAYETTE, IN (January 27, 2018) – Family is not necessarily just something that one is born into. It’s also the people who you meet along the way… Continue reading

Changing the World One Kitty at a Time

Article & photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey JOHNSON COUNTY, IN (December 8, 2017) – I’ve been very blessed with having a job at one of the top corporations in the world, Cummins Engine… Continue reading

Haunting Hot Spots with Hoosier Harmonies for Halloween 2017

Haunting Hot Spots with Hoosier Harmonies for Halloween 2017 Article by Melodie Yvonne Ramey Halloween is a favorite time of year for many Hoosiers. Just like any other state there are haunted houses… Continue reading

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