Kent Montgomery http://wyso.org en Live on Excursions: David Wax Museum http://wyso.org/post/live-excursions-david-wax-museum <p>&nbsp;</p><p>David Wax and Suz Slezak, together known as David Wax Museum, stop by Excursions to share their bizarrely brilliant &ldquo;Mexo-Americana&rdquo; music.</p> Wed, 28 Mar 2012 17:00:00 +0000 Kent Montgomery & Niki Dakota 13807 at http://wyso.org Live on Excursions: David Wax Museum Live on Excursions: Local Tributes to Duran Duran http://wyso.org/post/live-excursions-local-tributes-duran-duran <p>In a special segment, Niki Dakota interviews the masterminds and several of the musicians behind &ldquo;This is Planet Earth,&rdquo; the upcoming Dayton tribute to Duran Duran, which takes place at Canal Street Tavern on March 16<sup>th</sup>. Fri, 16 Mar 2012 19:26:38 +0000 Kent Montgomery & Niki Dakota 13138 at http://wyso.org Live on Excursions: Local Tributes to Duran Duran Live on Excursions: Wussy http://wyso.org/post/live-excursions-wussy <p>Chuck Cleaver and Lisa Walker of the indie rock band Wussy stop by Excursion for a stripped-down performance and friendly interview with host Niki Dakota.</p><p>Wussy formed in Cincinnati in 2001 following the breakup of Cleaver&rsquo;s previous group, Ass Ponys. The group released its debut album, <em>Funeral Dress</em>, in 2005, and followed it with a string of critically acclaimed records. Wussy&rsquo;s latest album, <em>Strawberry</em>, was released in late 2011.</p> Wed, 22 Feb 2012 19:34:41 +0000 Kent Montgomery & Niki Dakota 13072 at http://wyso.org Live on Excursions: Wussy Live on Excursions: Brother Sun http://wyso.org/post/live-excursions-brother-sun <p>&nbsp;</p><p>Folk trio Brother Sun brings a gospel and country tinged performance to Excursions.</p><p>Joe Jencks, Pat Wictor and Greg Greenway comprise Brother Sun, a folk trio boasting rich instrumentation and jarring three-part harmonies. Each a touring solo artist in his own right, the members of the group joined together in 2010 after a mutual festival performance. The group took off, spending much of 2011 touring heavily in support of their self-titled debut album.</p> Fri, 17 Feb 2012 19:33:48 +0000 Kent Montgomery & Niki Dakota 11651 at http://wyso.org Live on Excursions: Brother Sun Live on Excursions: Sawgrass http://wyso.org/post/live-excursions-sawgrass <p>&nbsp;</p><p>Dayton-area bluegrass group Sawgrass stops by Excursions for a fun performance and interview in advance of their performance at GearFest 2011.</p><p>Sawgrass, which formed in 2005 as an outlet for Springfield singer/songwriter Ryan Judy, is a modern interpretation of the musical stylings of artists such as Hank Williams and Bill Monroe. The group plays high-energy bluegrass music, full of strong harmonies and rich instrumentation.</p> Fri, 16 Sep 2011 17:00:00 +0000 Kent Montgomery & Niki Dakota 13817 at http://wyso.org Live on Excursions: Sawgrass