Kaleidoscope

Wednesday, 8 - 11pm

Every Wednesday night Juliet Fromholt talks to musicians, filmmakers, and artists from the Miami Valley and beyond and more often than not, you're treated to a set of music performed live in the WYSO studios.  You'll also hear some of the best music from emerging artists and old favorites from around the world. 

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A relatively new band, The Debtors are moving forward full force.  The Cincinnati-based trio is the in the process of recording their debut EP.  The band visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope and chatted with host Juliet Fromholt about forming the band, recording the EP and more.

The Debtors' debut EP will be released later this year.

This spring marks the return of the Third On Third Outdoor Eclectic Market, which takes place on the corner of East Third and Bates Streets in Dayton.  Organizer Peter Benkendorff visited the WYSO studios to talk about the market, and this month's musical guests, Berachah Valley, performed a live set on Kaleidoscope ahead of their appearance at the market.

The Third On Third Outdoor Eclectic Market is Sunday, April 19th, 11am - 4pm.

During the recording of their latest full-length album, Missionaries and Impostors, Starving in the Belly of the Whale produced several songs that didn't quite fit the theme of that release.  Those three songs had a theme of their own and form the band's new 7 inch EP, 4-13, which is being released in honor of Record Store Day 2015.  Ricky Terrell and Lacey Terrell visited the WYSO studios to preview the EP on Kaleidoscope and performed new versions of some older songs live on Kaleidoscope.

New York-based band Consider the Source cross genres and meld sounds into a unique experience that touches on jazz, rock and roll, metal and world music.  Ahead of their visit to the Miami Valley, Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt spoke with Jeff Mann (drums, percussion).

Consider the Source featuring Aliver Hall will perform at Oddbody's Music Room with Tropidelic, Magic Jackson, Scott Lee and the Whiskey River Boys on Saturday, April 11th in a show presented by Family Vibez Entertainment. 

Featuring members of the Rebel Set, Ghost Town Silence is celebrating the release of a new EP, Shadows.  The band visited the WYSO studios ahead of the release party for a live set on Kaleidoscope and talked with host Juliet Fromholt about the evolution of their sound, writing, recording and more.

Ghost Town Silence will celebrate the release of Shadows on April 11th at the Oregon Express. The band will also perform at Side Show X, May 8th and 9th at the Yellow Cab Building in downtown Dayton.

Having previously visited the WYSO studios to preview the Winterfolk Festival, Wheatley Matthews returns to share new and old material in an acoustic set on Kaleidoscope.  He and host Juliet Fromholt chatted about writing, recording and more.

Wheatley Matthews will perform at Taffy's of Eaton on April 17th and at Side Show X, May 8th and 9th at the Yellow Cab in downtown Dayton.

Combining members of The Noodle Factory and Negative Ghostrider, The Wretched Few have honed a sound all their own incorporating a classic Dayton funk sound.  The band visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope and talked to host Juliet Fromholt about forming their sound, upcoming gigs and more.

The Wretched Few will perform at Gilly's as part of Funk Fest on April 24th. 

Having previously visited the WYSO studios as Nine Mile Skid, Perry Rice and Mark Bittinger returned to Kaleidoscope with David Weeks, performing as Möbiustrip.  The band shared original music as well as their unique cover songs.  

Möbiustrip will perform on April 16th in Oxford, Ohio.

With a fresh lineup and a new album, The Thought of You Waiting on Me, The Pullouts are dividing their time between performing live and working on a forthcoming EP.  The band visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope and talked about writing, recording and more.

The Pullouts will perform on April 4th at the Courtyard Lounge in Englewood and May 29th at the Tumbleweed Connection in downtown Dayton.

Jennifer Taylor

Cherry Lee and the Hotrod Hounds return to the WYSO studios to share new songs on Kaleidoscope and talk about upcoming gigs, summer plans and more.

Cherry Lee and the Hotrod Hounds are perform at Peaches in Yellow Springs on Saturday, March 28th.

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