WYSO

Juliet Fromholt

Webmaster/Programming Coordinator /Deputy Operations Director / Host, Kaleidoscope & Alpha Rhythms

Juliet Fromholt has been listening to WYSO for as long as she can remember.  She began volunteering at the station while also serving as Program Director and General Manager at WWSU, the student station at her
alma mater, Wright State University.  Juliet does many things at WYSO including overseeing the station's web and social media presence, and hosting two music programs.   Juliet is proud to serve as a board member for the Antioch Writers' Workshop.

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Jerry Gillotti
StoryCorps

Jerry Gillotti, owner of Gilly’s jazz club in downtown Dayton, passed away Thursday, November 23, 2017. He was 80 years old. 

Gillotti became a jazz fan while stationed in Germany during his service in the Army from 1956 to 1958.  Upon returning to Ohio, he graduated from the University of Dayton in 1962. He began presenting live music in 1969 when he opened his first business, Jerry Gillotti’s Wedgewood Inn on Patterson Road in Dayton.  In 1972, Gilly’s opened at 801 North Main Street. The club moved to its current location at 131 S. Jefferson Street in the heart of downtown Dayton in 1976.  

Gilly’s has hosted countless notable performers during the club’s 45 year tenure including Roy Meriwether who performed the club’s opening show, George Benson, B.B. King, Bobby Blue Bland, Wynton Marsalis, Stan Getz, Stevie Ray Vaughan and many others.

Maya Caballero
Remi Meurant

Songwriter Maya Caballero returns to the WYSO studios after first appearing on Kaleidoscope during the show's infancy.  Caballero talked with host Juliet Fromholt about completing her full length album, For Sale, working with different collaborators and music in the virtual world, and she debuted a brand new single, "Hello Sunshine," a collaboration with Simon Davies. 

Maya Caballero's album, For Sale, is available at www.mayacaballero.com

Automagik
Travis Brandner Photography

Cincinnati-based band Automagik have been hard at work on their new album, Goldmine. Ahead of their performance at Dayton's Yellow Cab, the band talked with Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt about writing and recording the album, plans for 2018 and more. 

Automagik will perform at the Yellow Cab in downtown Dayton on Saturday, November 11 with This Pine Box and Telehope.

On Tuesday, November 7, Ohio voters will decide on two major statewide ballot issue and elect local officials.

The 2017 edition of Dayton Music Fest will place over two days at Blind Bob's and the Oregon District.  Newly minted festival organizer and longtime Dayton-based musician Nathan Peters visited the WYSO studios for a festival preview on Kaleidoscope.

Dayton Music Fest 2017 is November 3 and 4.  Lineup information below.

Six Cents returned to the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope.  The band talked with host Juliet Fromholt about their expanded lineup, being the house band at Bada Bing Pizzaria in Springfield and more.

Left on Pearl is a documentary chronicling the 1971 women's occupation of a Harvard-university owned building.  Dayton Women's Rights Alliance's Joy Schawb and Michelle Meitzner joined Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt to talk about the film, its historical context, and the upcoming screening.

Left on Pearl is showing at the Neon in downtown Dayton on Sunday, October 22 at 3pm. 

Stephanie Amber and Adam Darling of Honey and Blue visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope as the band prepares to release its second album, All the Feels. Amber and Darling talked with host Juliet Fromholt about the process of creating the album, future plans, and more.

Honey and Blue will celebrate the release of All The Feels on December 2 at Natalie's Coal Fired Pizza and Live Music in Columbus. More information at: www.honeyandblue.com

Nancy Paraskevopoulos and Phil Cotter from Blossom Hall joined Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt in the WYSO studios for a live performance.  They talked about writing, recording and more.

Blossom Hall will perform at Ladyfest Cincinnati on Saturday, October 14 at Junkers and on Sunday, October 15 at Findlay Market as part of Blink Fest.

ThunderTaker returned to the WYSO studios ahead of the release of their new EP, Yin&Yang.  The band performed live on Kaleidoscope and talked with host Juliet Fromholt about recording the EP, upcoming gigs and more.

ThunderTaker will perform on September 29 at Oscar's in Vandalia.  They'll celebrate the release of Yin&Yang on December 2.

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