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. 

Ways to Connect

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.

Cricketbows
Ashley Jenkins Photography

Cricketbows returned to the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope coinciding with the release of the band's Communion EP and Where the Ocean Meets The Sky, a film centered on the EP's recording. The band spoke with host Juliet Fromholt about both projects, the continued evolution of their sound and more.

Cricketbows will perform on September 29 at Oscar's in Vandalia and on Sunday, October 29 at Blind Bob's.

North Carolina-based band Irata will travel to the Miami Valley as part of their tour with Caustic Casanova.  Members of the band spoke with Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt about their year so far, writing, recording, and more.

Irata will perform at Blind Bob's on Saturday, September 30 with Caustic Casanova, Close the Hatch and Floodwalker.

Army of Infants returned to the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope.  The band spoke with host Juliet Fromholt about writing and recording their new album DNA, upcoming gigs, and more.

Army of Infants' latest album DNA is available now. The band will perform at Northside Yacht Club in Cincinnati on Thursday, September 21 and at Comet on October 28. 

Rent Romus
photo by Nick Chao

Ahead of their appearance at Columbus' Vessel Festival, Rent Romus' Deciduous project visited the WYSO studios for a live performance on Kaleidoscope and talked with host Juliet Fromholt about developing their upcoming album.

Learn more about the Deciduous and their upcoming album here: http://www.romus.net/deciduous.html

"Gladgirl" Shelly Hulce returned to Kaleidoscope ahead of a special night of comedy and music at Wiley's Comedy Joint in Dayton featuring Dave Hill and music from Happy Chichester and Nathan Peters.  She spoke with host Juliet Fromholt about the show, other projects including Story Slam Dayton and more.

Great Neon String Band, which combines members of the Great Northern String Band and Neon Arrows, visited the WYSO studios for a live musical preview of Fancy Fest 2017.  They were joined by festival organizers who talked with Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt about the event's origins and the community that's formed around it.

Fancy Fest 2017 is September 15 and 16 in Yellow Springs. More details at: https://www.facebook.com/events/1680120135612664/

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