All posts by Larry Philpot
DOWNTOWN INDIANAPOLIS MUSIC VENUE TO BE RENAMED
Indianapolis – April 13, 2021 – Live Nation today announced that TCU (Teachers Credit Union) will be the new name-in-title sponsor of the popular downtown Indianapolis amphitheater formerly known as The Amphitheater at White River State Park....
- Posted April 13, 2021
Raising awareness of music industry’s mental health crisis
Star-studded lineup to perform in free virtual broadcast March 25, raising awareness of music industry’s mental health crisis
- Posted March 22, 2021
Newport Music Hall Documentary
New documentary offers in-depth look at America’s longest running rock club, celebrating 50 years of music history. “If These Walls Could Talk” | A Newport Music Hall Documentary Wednesday, September 30 at 8 p.m. ET Watch the...
- Posted September 23, 2020
Carb Day 2020 Virtual Concert
Rock Legends Meet, Perform Virtually To Give Miller Lite Carb Day Spirit to Indy 500 Fans INDIANAPOLIS, Friday, May 22, 2020 – Fans of music and the Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge can enjoy a special treat...
- Posted May 22, 2020
Indiana Independent Venue Alliance (IIVA) Created to fight for venue survival amid mandated, extended shutdowns
INDIANAPOLIS (April 30, 2020) – As Indiana’s top independent music venues and promoters fight for survival amid mandated shutdowns due to COVID-19, they have joined together to announce the formation of the Indiana Independent Venue Alliance (IIVA)....
- Posted May 6, 2020
The Elms: new release
Project: SIDETRACKED (Rarities 2000-2010) Artist: The Elms Release date: March 24, 2020 2020 marks the 20-year anniversary of the formation of critically-acclaimed Indiana rock and roll band The Elms. To celebrate the occasion, the band are releasing a new album today...
- Posted March 24, 2020
Nikki Sixx passes away 32 years ago today
Yes, it’s clickbait, but did you know that Motley Crue’s Nikki Sixx passed away 32 years ago today? On Dec. 22, 1987, Motley Crue bassist Nikki Sixx overdosed on heroin and when the medics got him to...
- Posted December 22, 2019
Florida Georgia Line Fest at Indianapolis
Last weekend’s Florida Georgia Line Festival was held in Indianapolis, the day before the famed Brickyard 400. The band, Florida Georgia Line, presented the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department with a beautiful K-9 officer. Here are photos from...
- Posted September 11, 2019
Weird Al Yankovic in Indianapolis
Last night, the intimate Lawn at White River State Park, in Indianapolis, played host to Weird Al Yankovic. (photo gallery below) The demented genius brought his “Strings Attached” entourage to about 7,500 excited fans under the stars...
- Posted August 31, 2019
Ben Folds in Indianapolis
Saturday evening was a perfect night for a concert, and the Lawn at White River State Park in Indianapolis hosted yet another incredible show for Indianapolis area folks before its planned renovation starting in three weeks. Ben...
- Posted August 12, 2019