Photo Gallery: June IND records ‘Come to Hand’ at REC Room Recording

Photo Gallery: June IND records ‘Come to Hand’ at REC Room Recording

In addition to a couple of months of planning, it took 44 days from recording to release of June IND’s unplugged version of “Come to Hand,” a popular song from bandmates Chris June and Emily Larimer’s former group Chemcoma. Recorded in “about three takes each” according to vocalist, guitarist Chris June, the Lafayette, Indiana rock … Continue reading

June IND marks ten years since Chemcoma’s farewell show, releases “Come to Hand” featuring Justice Fuller

June IND marks ten years since Chemcoma’s farewell show, releases “Come to Hand” featuring Justice Fuller

Ten years ago, our pre-June IND band Chemcoma rang out its last note at the Mosey Down Main Street in Downtown Lafayette, Indiana. No one has heard us play any of those songs since… until today. With the blessing of our old pal Cody, we re-recorded an unplugged version of the Chemcoma fave, “Come to … Continue reading

June IND appears on the Think This Way: Rick Mummey podcast to chat up ‘Come to Hand’

June IND appears on the Think This Way: Rick Mummey podcast to chat up ‘Come to Hand’

June IND has released “Come to Hand,” a song from their days in electronic hard rock band Chemcoma. Chris and Emily joined the Think This Way: Rick Mummey podcast to talk about recording, pandemic momentum, how parenting affects the creative process and what’s next. Check it out here.  

June IND, older and wiser, with video debut of a retooled song from their past

June IND, older and wiser, with video debut of a retooled song from their past

The new rendition, the first from June IND since their “First Annual Meeting of Optimists” series in 2019 and 2020, was recorded to mark the 10th anniversary of the last show of their heavier Chemcoma. Older for sure, wiser most likely, June and Larimer recorded with Lafayette’s Justice Fuller on backing vocals and violin on this one. Continue reading

Today’s Memory Stash: Dan Precision mixes June IND’s “My Rx”

Today’s Memory Stash: Dan Precision mixes June IND’s “My Rx”

On this day, June 30, 2015, Dan Precision was mixing “My Rx,” a brooding, grinding rock song (à la Alice in Chains and Chevelle) that serves as the lead-off track to June IND’s #HillsterHipbilly EP. Appropriately referred to as a “three-year-minefield,” the Hipbilly effort invokes memories of personal and professional strife among the group along … Continue reading