Let’s stay connected. Subscribe at JuneIND.com to keep in touch during the next social outage.

Let’s stay connected. Subscribe at JuneIND.com to keep in touch during the next social outage.

JuneIND.com subscribers receive emails about new website posts. These posts include info about June IND’s recording projects, new music releases, how to support some cool local organizations and more! And here is the part that is absolutely bananas: it is completely FREE to subscribe AND your inbox will NOT be spammed with daily sales emails. … Continue reading

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

It’s Bandcamp Friday! Grab or gift music from June IND, support GLIA for Global Diversity Awareness Month.

It’s Bandcamp Friday! Grab or gift music from June IND, support GLIA for Global Diversity Awareness Month.

June IND bandmates Chris June and Emily Larimer launched their #philanthrocky Music for a Cause initiative in August 2020 to make their music work for the community during the pandemic by supporting Greater Lafayette, Indiana organizations Continue reading

Watch June IND’s #philanthrocky spotlight for Hunger Action Month beneficiary Food Finders Food Bank

Watch June IND’s #philanthrocky spotlight for Hunger Action Month beneficiary Food Finders Food Bank

Watch June IND’s #philanthrocky spotlight for Hunger Action Month beneficiary Food Finders Food Bank Chris June, vocalist and guitarist for Lafayette, Indiana rock band June IND discusses the group’s September 2021 #philanthrocky music for a cause initiative for Hunger Action Month with Kyle Puetz, Director for Development Operations for Food Finders Food Bank. Watch the video … Continue reading

Watch June IND’s #philanthrocky spotlight for Food Finders Food Bank

Watch June IND’s #philanthrocky spotlight for Food Finders Food Bank

Chris June, vocalist and guitarist for Lafayette, Indiana rock band June IND discusses the group’s September 2021 #philanthrocky music for a cause initiative for Hunger Action Month with Kyle Puetz, Director for Development Operations for Food Finders Food Bank. Watch the video here. Food Finders Food Bank collaborates with other organizations to provide food for people … Continue reading

‘Trouble Tomorrow’ makes radio debut on 89.3 WHFR.FM’s Theme Attic Sept. 15

‘Trouble Tomorrow’ makes radio debut on 89.3 WHFR.FM’s Theme Attic Sept. 15

  Summer is winding down, but Phil Maq still has time to squeeze in another “2021 Summer New Music Showcase #3” on the Wednesday, September 15, 2021 “Theme Attic.” The showcase will feature music from Lafayette, Indiana rock band June IND. Theme Attic airs from 2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. EDT. Tune in to 89.3 WHFR.FM in … Continue reading

How to listen to ‘Come to Hand’ on WBAA’s Acoustic Blend with Barrett Myers at 8:00 p.m. EDT tonight

How to listen to ‘Come to Hand’ on WBAA’s Acoustic Blend with Barrett Myers at 8:00 p.m. EDT tonight

September 2021: Remembering… air date: Saturday, September 11th at 8:00 p.m. EDT It’s September and time for another installment of Acoustic Blend! This month we are building on last month’s theme (back to the beginning) and taking a closer look at memory. There are a LOT of local artists this month, so let’s jump in! … Continue reading

‘Come to Hand’ makes radio debut on WBAA’s Acoustic Blend Sept. 11

‘Come to Hand’ makes radio debut on WBAA’s Acoustic Blend Sept. 11

“Come to Hand” by Lafayette rock band June IND featuring Justice Fuller will make its radio debut on WBAA’s Acoustic Blend on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021 at 8:00 p.m. EDT. Acoustic Blend is a locally-produced hour of music featuring new and vintage recordings. How to listen: Tune in on 105.9 FM or AM 920. Stream … Continue reading

It’s Bandcamp Friday! Grab or gift music from June IND, support Food Finders for Hunger Action Month.

It’s Bandcamp Friday! Grab or gift music from June IND, support Food Finders for Hunger Action Month.

June IND bandmates Chris June and Emily Larimer launched their #philanthrocky Music for a Cause initiative in August 2020 to make their music work for the community during the pandemic by supporting Greater Lafayette, Indiana organizations Continue reading

ICYMI: Watch June IND’s #philanthrocky spotlight for SAMI

ICYMI: Watch June IND’s #philanthrocky spotlight for SAMI

Chris June, vocalist and guitarist for Lafayette, Indiana rock band June IND discusses the group’s August 2021 #philanthrocky music for a cause initiative for American Artist Appreciation Month with singer-songwriter Scott Greeson, the president and co-founder of the Songwriters Association of Mid-North Indiana (SAMI). Watch the video here. For more information about SAMI, visit http://www.samisong.com/. … Continue reading

Today’s memory stash: Stacy Bogan creates ‘Trouble Tomorrow’

Today’s memory stash: Stacy Bogan creates ‘Trouble Tomorrow’

In August 2018 our visual artist friend Stacy Bogan painted this portrait to be used for the artwork for “Trouble Tomorrow” and we filmed the process to be used for the music video. But that’s not how it started. Initially, this painting and video were a test run using a demo recording for “Ain’t a … Continue reading

Watch June IND’s #philanthrocky spotlight for the Songwriters Association of Mid-North Indiana (SAMI)

Watch June IND’s #philanthrocky spotlight for the Songwriters Association of Mid-North Indiana (SAMI)

Chris June, vocalist and guitarist for Lafayette, Indiana rock band June IND discusses the group’s August 2021 #philanthrocky music for a cause initiative for American Artist Appreciation Month with singer-songwriter Scott Greeson, the president and co-founder of the Songwriters Association of Mid-North Indiana (SAMI). For more information about SAMI, visit http://www.samisong.com/. Donate directly to SAMI … Continue reading

Stream music from June IND, support the Songwriters Association of Mid-North Indiana

Stream music from June IND, support the Songwriters Association of Mid-North Indiana

June IND bandmates Chris June and Emily Larimer launched their #philanthrocky Music for a Cause initiative in August 2020 to make their music work for the community during the pandemic by supporting Greater Lafayette, Indiana organizations Continue reading

Grab or gift music from June IND on Bandcamp Friday

Grab or gift music from June IND on Bandcamp Friday

  It’s Bandcamp Friday! From midnight to midnight PDT (Aug. 6), Bandcamp is waiving their commission fees. So, everything you spend on our June IND page comes to us… and we’re giving it all to the Songwriters Association of Mid-North Indiana (SAMI) as part of our #philanthrocky campaign for American Artist Appreciation Month. Through various programs including … 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

Tonight’s the night: June IND to celebrate decade of music during Art Museum of Greater Lafayette’s Friday Night Live

Tonight’s the night: June IND to celebrate decade of music during Art Museum of Greater Lafayette’s Friday Night Live

Tonight’s the night: June IND to celebrate decade of music during Art Museum of Greater Lafayette’s Friday Night Live June IND is putting ten candles on the cake and streaming live for the Art Museum of Greater Lafayette’s Friday Night Live virtual event on Friday, March 26 at 7:00 p.m. EDT. Optimists, friends and family … Continue reading

June IND to celebrate decade of music during Art Museum of Greater Lafayette’s Friday Night Live on March 26

June IND to celebrate decade of music during Art Museum of Greater Lafayette’s Friday Night Live on March 26

June IND to celebrate decade of music during Art Museum of Greater Lafayette’s Friday Night Live on March 26 June IND is putting ten candles on the cake and streaming live for the Art Museum of Greater Lafayette’s Friday Night Live virtual event on Friday, March 26 at 7:00 p.m. EDT. Optimists, friends and family … Continue reading