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

Hailing from Philadelphia, Honey Radar visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope between tour stops.  The band talked with host Juliet Fromholt about their recording process, regional ties and more.

Learn more about the band at: http://honeyradar.com/

Songwriter Jeremy Pinnell returned to the WYSO studios ahead of the release of his new album Songs of Blood & Affection on SofaBurn Records. Pinnell performed live on Kaleidoscope and talked with host Juliet Fromholt about writing and recording the album.  They were joined in studio by SofaBurn Records' Chris Mueller who gave an update on the label's latest releases. 

Founding Fathers made their WYSO debut ahead of their performance at Wham Bam Thank U Jam.  The band performed live on Kaleidoscope and were joined by event organizer Tracy Sax to talk with host Juliet Fromholt.

Wham Bam Thank U Jam is August 18 and 19.  Learn more at: https://www.facebook.com/whambamthankujam/

Having released his latest album, London Southern, earlier this summer Jim Lauderdale will headline an evening of music at Miamisburg's Star City Brewing Company.  He'll be joined onstage by emerging country artist Kaitlyn Baker.  Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt spoke with Baker and Lauderdale ahead of their visit to the Miami Valley.

The twelve annual HogJam will once again bring together local and regional musicians for a weekend of performance, camping and family fun.  To preview the musical aspect of the festival, Soul River Symphony, Sharon Lane and Charlie Tipton visited the WYSO studios for live sets on Kaleidoscope.

HogJam XII is August 25 - 27 at the VFW Campgrounds in Franklin, Ohio.  More details below.

Harold Hensley and Max Nunery from the Repeating Arms returned to the WYSO studios for a preview of Canoegrass 2017 live on Kaleidoscope.  They were joined by OldNews' Charles Hartman who talked about the overall festival, which combines bluegrass music and outdoor activity.  

Canoegrass 2017 is August 3 - 6 at Adventures on the Great Miami.  Tickets and more information at: www.canoegrass.com

Terrapin Moon returned to the WYSO studio in the midst of festival season for a live performance on Kaleidoscope.  The band talked with host Juliet Fromholt about upcoming gigs including a performance at the Springfield Gourmet Food Truck Rally.

Terrapin Moon will perform at the Springfield Rotary Gourmet Food Truck Rally on August 12 at Veteran's Park.  More information at: https://springfieldfoodtruck.com/

The 2017 Bootlegger's Reunion is a celebration of American music in all its forms; Bluegrass, Newgrass and so much more. To preview the festival Scott Lee and Nick and Randy Lawson performed live acoustic sets.  They were joined by festival organizer John Snyder who talked with host Juliet Fromholt about the overall event.

The 2017 Bootlegger's Reunion is July 28 and 29 at the VFW Campgrounds in Franklin, Ohio.  More details below.

Sharon Lane, Rich Reuter, Kyleen Downes, and Tim Pritchard joined Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt live in the WYSO studios for a preview of the 2017 Miami Valley Music Fest.  

Miami Valley Music Fest is July 21 and 22 at the Troy Eagles Campground.  More information below:

Ahead of their solo performances at Bellefontaine's Brewfontaine, M. Ross Perkins and Zach Gabbard (Buffalo Killers) spoke with Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt about touring, recording, upcoming releases and more.

M. Ross Perkins and Zach Gabbard will perform at Brewfontaine, 211 S. Main Street in Bellefontaine, on Thursday, July 13th.

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