Arts & Culture

Books
1:11 pm
Mon April 18, 2011

Book Nook: A Lesson In Secrets, by Jacqueline Winspear

Jacqueline Winspear discusses the development of a most unusual detective series that features the private investigator Maisie Dobbs. In this interview the author describes her initial moment of inspiration when she
imagined Maisie dressed in period costume inside the London subway, circa 1929. That vision evolved into the opening chapter of her first Maisie Dobbs book.

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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Fri April 15, 2011

Conrad's Corner: April 15, 2011

Conrad Balliet reads Terry Hermsen's poem, "Sea Turtle."

Music
6:37 pm
Thu April 14, 2011

Live on Kaleidoscope: Josh Castleberry of Toxic Beauty Records

Josh Castleberry at Toxic Beauty Records

We conclude our Record Store Day 2011 coverage by talking to Josh Castleberry of Toxic Beauty Records in Yellow Springs.  Castleberry discusses being a lifelong record collector and what inspired him to open his own record store as well as Toxic Beauty's plans for celebrating Record Store Day on April 16th.

Arts & Culture
5:28 pm
Thu April 14, 2011

Live on Kaleidoscope: Omega Music and the Buddha Den

Record Store Day 2011 coverage continues on Kaleidoscope with an interview with Alex Staiger from Omega Music and Kyle Melton and Don Thrasher of the Buddha Den.  They discuss the day of music and festivities that will be taking place at Omega Music in honor of their first Record Store Day in their Fifth Street location as well as what the tradition of listening to music on vinyl means for local music as well as the Staiger family. 

Music
4:47 pm
Thu April 14, 2011

Live on Kaleidoscope: Kelley Deal and the Buffalo Killers

Kelley Deal and the Buffalo Killers
Credit Brooke Medlin

After the Breeders invited the Buffalo Killers to play at All Tomorrow's Parties, Kelley Deal was approached to cover a Guided by Voices song for No More Fake Labels' Sing for Your Meat compilation.  So she contacted the Buffalo Killers to collaborate on a rendition of "Scalding Creek." 

Kelley Deal and the Buffalo Killers performed live on Kaleidoscope and talked about their collaboration.  Sing for Your Meat: a Tribute to Guided by Voices will be released on Record Store Day, April 16th on No More Fake Labels.

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