WYSO

Kaleidoscope

Wednesday, 8 - 11pm

Every Wednesday night Juliet Fromholt talks to musicians, filmmakers, and artists from the Miami Valley and beyond and more often than not, you're treated to a set of music performed live in the WYSO studios.  You'll also hear some of the best music from emerging artists and old favorites from around the world. 

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Elenore + the Elephant
Gary Mitchell

As Elenore + The Elephant prepare to release their debut EP, the band visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope. They talked with host Juliet Fromholt about forming the band, writing and recording the album, and more.

Elenore + the Elephant will celebrate the releaese of their EP on Thursday, December 7 at the Yellow Cab in downtown Dayton.

Songwriter Tia McGraff has spent 2017 touring in support of her latest album, Crazy Beautiful, and she'll wrap up her most recent Excursion with a performance at the Yellow Cab in downtown Dayton.  McGraff spoke with Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt by phone ahead of her local appearance and talked about her experiences on the road, writing and publishing her first children's book, and more.

Tia McGraff will perform at the Yellow Cab in downtown Dayton on Sunday, December 10. Learn more at https://www.tiamcgraff.com/shows

Jennifer Taylor

In the spirit of the 1972 Surrealist Ball, Dayton's Surrealist Ball combines visual and performance art, music and costumes.  Now in its third year, the local event benefits programming and adjunct faculty at Grass Roots Enrichment Center's Strong program, STRONG is a comprehensive program developed to prevent and treat the sexual victimization of young people.  Grass Roots' Lisa Patrick and actress Irene Bedard, who will contribute a performance art piece to the event, joined Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt in the WYSO studios for a preview of this year's Ball. 

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

The Great Auk Release 'Paradox'

Nov 16, 2017

Carrie Bradley (100 Watt Smile, Ed's Redeeming Qualities) and Bernie Jungle (Warm Wires, The Earl Rays) are longtime collaborators.  The duo has just released their debut album, Paradox, performing under the name The Great Auk.  On their way to performance in Dayton, Bradley and Jungle visited the WYSO studios for a live performance on Kaleidoscope and talked with co-producer and fill-in host Tom Amrhein about the album and more.

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.

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

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