Chris (June IND) and a special guest will perform their favorite rock and roll holiday song as part of the Art Museum of Greater Lafayette’s Friday Night Live Chillin’ Out streaming concert on December 18, 2020
Special guest joins Chris (June IND) for Art Museum of Greater Lafayette streaming concert Dec. 18
The virtual event celebrates winter through music and art and includes appearances by Annalise Drake, Bill Brose, Derrick Coleman, Ebony Barrett Kennedy, Scott Greeson, Vickie Maris, Youlin Lui, Irena Wong, Ted Arthur, Eli Shille-Hudson, Ron Shoemaker, Lisa Drake and more. Paintings of winter from the AMGL’s permanent collection will augment the diverse selection of music. Attendees are invited to join the performance through Facebook Live or Zoom.
Put some boogie in your playlist and feed the community.
June IND’s September streams are for Food Finders.
Each month through July 2021, all revenue from June IND’s music streams and sales will be given to a Greater Lafayette area organization addressing issues related to arts access, diversity, education, the environment, equality, homelessness, human rights, hunger, or social justice. Beneficiaries will be identified by causes linked to various awareness months throughout the year.
Aligning with National Hunger Awareness Month, the #philanthrocky beneficiary for September 2020 is Food Finders Food Bank. Food Finders collaborates with other organizations to provide food for people in need and to educate, advocate, and address food insecurity in North Central Indiana. For more information about Food Finders Food Bank, visit www.food-finders.org.
Join June IND’s effort to help Food Finders feed the hungry:
Event reminder: June IND Instagram Live chat tonight (Sept. 19, 7:00 p.m.) with Daisy Abercorn
A busy end of September for June IND begins tonight (Sept. 19) with a special Instagram Live chat at 7:00 p.m. with Daisy Abercorn at https://instagram.com/juneind. They’ll be chatting up current music projects, participating in the Working Hoosiers Vote Streaming Concert, how to register to vote for the November 2020 general election, their voting plans, why they’re voting and more (if you join and supply questions).
Daisy leads the five-piece alternative rock band Abercorn, blending vibrant soul-baring lyrics and fearless vocals with a spirited alt pop sound. Music, videos, social links and more information about Abercorn can be found at https://abercorn.band/.
Added bonus: Our friend Justice Fuller will be joining us on fiddle!
Click RSVP and get a buck or five ready: everything we find in our tip jar with an September date will be donated to Food Finders as part of our #philanthrocky initiative for National Hunger Awareness Month.
Additionally, all June IND streaming loot for September will be donated to Food Finders too. So, hit these follow, repeat and play buttons:
June IND teams up with area musicians and Working Hoosiers Vote for streaming concert, voter registration drive
On Wednesday, September 30, Working Hoosiers Vote is handing off the mic to great local musicians for a night of free local music and celebration as they near the end of their #100DaysOfAction to register voters.
Two shots of optimism are most welcome today, especially from Lafayette rock duo June IND. The band consisting of decades-long friends and collaborators Chris June and Emily Larimer recently released “First Annual Meeting of Optimists Vols. 1 and 2,” two EPs recorded at a time when you could do that without trepidation. Under the guidance of Dan Precision (Rise Against, 88 Fingers Louie, The Mound Builders) at The Bomb Shelter Recording Studio in Chicago, June IND’s newest batch of anthemic tunes explode with captivating hooks and tightly harmonized vocals. More at JuneIND.com.