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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This Place is the second album from Dayton's Goodnight Goodnight.  The band visited the WYSO studios ahead of the album release for a live performance on Kaleidoscope.  They talked with host Juliet Fromholt about writing and recording the album, the evolution of their style and more.

Goodnight Goodnight will celebrate their album release on November 26th at Oscar's Bar in Vandalia.

Jerry Kenney / WYSO

Miami Valley voters choose incumbents for the Ohio Legislature.

Two Ohio State Senators, Peggy Lehner and Robert Hackett, will keep their seat.

In the Ohio House, Bill Dean will serve as the state representative for the 74th district. Dean joins Rick Perales who will continue as state rep for the 73rd district, Jim Butler from the 41st district, and Niraj Antani representing the 42nd.

Voters in Dayton said yes to Issue 9 - raising the city’s earned income tax by one-fourth percent for the next eight years. The revenue from this ballot issue will fund a variety of improvements in the city including access to affordable preschool for all four year olds.

In Centerville, voters approved .5% levy increase for streets and police. Butler and Harrison Townships approved their police levies.

Jackson Township’s Issue 50 for current expenses and German Township’s Issue 45 for streets, roads and bridges were rejected by voters.

Republican Congressman Mike Turner in 2013 voted to continue the government shutdown. Now he says he supports keeping the Planned Parenthood debate separate from the federal budget issue.

Republican incumbent Mike Turner has been re-elected to the House of Representatives.  This was the second time Turner faced Democrat Robert Klepinger in the race for Congress.  The two were originally opponents in 2014.  Independent Tom McMasters was also vying for the seat.  

Turner says his top priorities include cutting government costs and increasing job growth.  He has served in the House of Representatives for 13 years. Before that, he was mayor of Dayton.

The tenth district includes Montgomery, Greene, and Fayette counties.

Freakquency made their WYSO debut with a live set on Kaleidoscope.  The band talked about their formation, writing, recording and more.

Learn more about Freakquency's upcoming EP and tour here: https://www.facebook.com/freakismuzic

This Saturday, director John Cameron Mitchell will appear at the Neon in Dayton for a special screening of his film Short Bus.  Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt spoke with Johnathan McNeal from the Neon about the event, which will include live director's commentary from Mitchell.

Short Bus will screen at the Neon with live director's commentary on Saturday, November 5th.  More information here: www.neonmovies.com

Hosted by the RPG Academy Podcast, AcadeCon is a celebration of tabletop gaming, the people who create the games and the people who enjoy them.  Podcaster and event organizer Michael Ross joined Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt in the studio to talk about the event and being an ambassador for the hobby.

AcadeCon 2016 is November 11-13th at the Dayton Convention Center.  More information at: http://theacadecon.com/

Torrey Pines is a both stop-motion animated film and a live theatrical experience.  Director Clyde Petersen spoke with Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt about creating the film and the theatre piece and bringing it to communities around the country.

Torrey Pines will screen at the Neon in downtown Dayton with live musical accompaniment on Tuesday, November 1st.  More info at: https://www.torreypinesfilm.com/

Cricketbows returned the WYSO studios head of their first show at Peach's Grill in Yellow Springs.  The band performed live on the Halloween edition of Kaleidoscope and talked with host Juliet Fromholt about the upcoming show, new recordings and more.

Cricketbows will perform at Peach's Grill in Yellow Springs on Friday, November 4th with Lord Kimbo. 

The 2016 Bootlegger's Ball will feature art, food, and Americana music at Oddbody's.  Ahead of the show Buffalo Wabs and the Price Hill Hustle visited the WYSO studios for a live performance on Kaleidoscope.  They were joined in studio by event organizer Michael Porter, and the Way Down Wanderers joined the preview by phone.

The 2016 Bootlegger's Ball is November 12th at Oddbody's in Dayton.  Learn more here: http://www.thebootleggersball.com/