Category Archive: Reviews

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

Hoosiers Love Eagles Of Death Metal All The Time

Photos originally shot for the Indy Star Article and photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey INDIANAPOLIS, IN (June 29, 2017) – It is often argued among scholars that the phrase “cellar door” is the… 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

The Doom Room Hosts Powerful Night of GORGASM at Lafayette Theater

Article and photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey LAFAYETTE, IN (June 2, 2017) – In a world where skinny jeans and man buns reign supreme quite often genres of music that don’t involve a… Continue reading

Roots of Creation Makes Miracles and Forges Friendships at Lafayette Theater

Article and photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey LAFAYETTE, IN (May 31, 2017) – The Lafayette Theater dabbles in every genre to provide entertainment to the community, but no matter the show they always… 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

Bizarre Noir’s 4th Annual Big Crazy Circus Seduces Fountain Square

Photos originally shot for Indy Star Party Crashers Article and photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey INDIANAPOLIS, IN – There once was a time when circuses were aplenty, and they were teeming with not… Continue reading

Blues Traveler Blows Minds at The Bluebird Nightclub

Originally published in Through the Lens Magazine on May 6, 2017 Article and photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey BLOOMINGTON, IN (May 2, 2017) – The line for the legendary band Blues Traveler stretched… 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

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

Louie Anderson Lavishes Lafayette With Laughter

Article and photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey LAFAYETTE, IN – The amazing thing about the Lafayette Theater is its versatility to please an entire crowd of adoring metal fans one night, raise the roof… Continue reading

Photo Gallery – Miss Tess and the Talkbacks & News of Carnahan Hall Grand Opening February 3!

Article and photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey LAFAYETTE, IN – Carnahan Hall opened its doors for the first time ever at its new location last week to test the waters and get the… Continue reading

Transylvanian Lip Treatment Live Is As Amazing As Anticipa…

The Rocky Horror Picture Show Presented by Transylvanian Lip Treatment Lafayette Theater, Lafayette, Indiana December 3, 2016 Article and photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey Lafayette, IN – Recently the Lafayette Theater once again brought… Continue reading

Brian Wilson Celebrates 50 Years of Pet Sounds

Originally published in Through the Lens Magazine on July 16, 2016 Article and photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey ELIZABETH, IN – True music fans from far and wide braved the heat on a… Continue reading

SpaceWords à la Mode Satiates Showgoers

Originally published in Through the Lens Magazine on July 5, 2016 Article and photos by Melodie Yvonne Ramey LAFAYETTE, IN – Music lovers with a sweet tooth traveled from all over to enjoy… Continue reading