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A weekly showcase of south central Indiana’s eclectic music scene. The producer for Local Live can be reached at locallive@wfhb.org or find out the latest information about Local Live on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/spot.firehouse.

Local Live – Martin’s Boogie Three

Martinie’s Boogie Three describe their music as piano-crazed 1950s dance music and more. They are comprised of Ross E Martinie Eiler on piano, Joe Donnelly on saxophone, and John Valdez on drums. Frontman Ross Martinie Eiler’s response to the question, will 50’s music make a comeback? Is simply, “Don’t call it a comeback if it never left.” 1.) It Don’t …

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Local Live – Ron Kadish

When not on the road, Ron Kadish (bass) has been playing funky jazz and world music in and around Bloomington with many different projects since 1993. In addition to performing with a number of musicians, he wears a number of musical hats. He’s a composer, bandleader, bassist, educator, and now publicist for Rock, Paper, Scissors Inc. Joining Ron on this …

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Local Live – Blood Red Moon

Blood Red Moon (Jared Spoonmore and Jay Hayse) play apocalyptic, metal-influenced, acoustic rock. The two are from Bedford and have been playing together since the age of 13. They are looking to complete their ensemble with a drummer and perhaps a move to electrical instruments. In the meantime, they are managing a fairly wicked message of doom with their current …

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Local Live – Cody Ikerd and The Sidewinders

Cody Ikerd and The Sidewinders play traditional outlaw country music in the vein of Merle Haggard, whom they covered in their performance. They’ve had the opportunity to open for The Kentucky Headhunters and Nashville’s Mark Collie. The band consists of Cody Ikerd (vocals, acoustic guitar), Jason Thompson (Lead Guitar), Chuck Crawford (Bass), and Donnie Hill (drums). 1.) Honest Man 2.) …

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Local Live – The Stone Parachutes

The Stone Parachutes’ are a multi-genre band. Their music spans rock, pop, blues, and many others. While the band has been playing together for only a few months, they have had a number of gigs – The Players Pub, Upland Brewery, Tin Roof (Indianapolis), and Stable Studios Open Jam. The band members are Connor Andrei- bass, John Donlon- Drums, Lilly …

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Local Live – Blind Uncle Harry

Blind Uncle Harry are specialists in shredding, sing-alongs and “hillbilly hippy haiku folk rock.” The band sometimes varies in style and size. We were fortunate enough to have Chris Doran and Sadie Dainko stop by the station and offer a musical antidote to these politically poisonous times. In their own words, “just because Donald Trump is president doesn’t mean you’ve …

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Local Live – Kimmie Knapp and Johnny Profane

Kimmie Knapp and Johnny Profane have been a duo for the last five years. In their own words, they “… mix Oldskool Folk & Country with punk & rock, club — sometimes a little samba. We make real music about real, adult lives.” Their multi-genre approach was certainly evident in their performance. Their lyrics were humorous and, in addition to …

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Local Live – Cathy Gutjahr

Cathy Gutjahr (pronounced “gootyar”) is a folk rock singer/songwriter. She plays guitar and sings. Accompanying her were Eli Schille-Hudson on guitar; and Christina Ondrik singing harmonies. Cathy says her inspiration comes from nationally renowned singer/songwriters such as Judy Collins, Joan Baez, Carol King, and John Denver. 1.)You Undo Me 2.)Quiet of the Road 3.)Beautiful Boy 4.)Jumblin’ 5.)Waiting 6.)Lay Me Down …

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Local Live – The Katatonics

The Katatonics are an instrumental surfabiliy band. Despite not being habitual surfers, they enjoy the surf culture and music. They keep their songs short and catchy. You can find their music on their bandcamp https://katatonics.bandcamp.com/ or check out their Facebook page for upcoming shows. 1.) Jug Handle 2.) MK21FIDO 3.) Pressure Wave 4.) Pod 5.) One More Pass 6.) Patagonia …

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Local Live – IMUNURI

IMUNURI define their name and experience as a verb, “to come together as individuals to form a united creative entity.” This creative entity started in Brooklyn and recently moved itself to Bloomington where they found other like-minded musicians to join their endeavor. The music is funky, intense and ultimately danceable. They can typically be found around town battling bands, or …

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