WYSO http://wyso.org en WYSO Turns 55 http://wyso.org/post/wyso-turns-55 <p>Fifty-five years ago, on February 8, 1958, WYSO began broadcasting.&nbsp;</p><p>It was students who did all the legwork to get the station licensed and ready.&nbsp; After many years of un-licensed, unofficial broadcasting on the campus of Antioch College, WYSO went on the air with 19 watts of power.&nbsp; They gathered expectantly on the second floor of the student union building in the new studios.&nbsp; At 8pm, Bruce Johanson, script in hand, stepped up to the microphone.</p> Fri, 08 Feb 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Neenah Ellis 28709 at http://wyso.org WYSO Turns 55 Rev Cool's 30th Anniversary: an Around the Fringe Special http://wyso.org/post/rev-cools-30th-anniversary-around-fringe-special <p>On February 10, 2012, Rev Cool celebrated 30 years on the air at WYSO during a special edition of Around the Fringe.&nbsp; Rev was joined in the studio by Andy Valeri, Niki Dakota and a numerous local musicians.&nbsp; Throughout the evening longtime listeners and friends called in with their memories and well-wishes and Dayton&#39;s Free Shakespeare company was on-hand for dramatic readings of email memories.</p><p>All 4 hours of this special show are available to stream.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> Fri, 17 Feb 2012 22:52:24 +0000 Rev Cool 11671 at http://wyso.org Rev Cool's 30th Anniversary: an Around the Fringe Special Host Highlights: Tom Duffee http://wyso.org/post/host-highlights-tom-duffee <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Host highlights features conversations between WYSO Music Director, Niki Dakota and WYSO&#39;s volunteer hosts about their programs, how they came to WYSO, etc. This week, fill-in host Juliet Fromholt chats with Tom Duffee of the Midnight Ramble. They discuss the Duffee&#39;s love of old-time music and how hosting a program on WYSO was a family affair.</p><p>The Midnight Ramble airs Saturday nights, 9pm - midnight.</p></div></div></div> Tue, 29 Mar 2011 20:39:18 +0000 Juliet Fromholt & Tom Duffee 19089 at http://wyso.org