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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Seth Jones and Jason Davis had been playing together for years when a mutual friend introduced them to Brandon Stockwell and soon Ink & Embers became a band.  The trio visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope and talked about getting started, finding their sound and more.

Jennifer Crews Photography

Daniel Dye and the Miller Road band make a return visit to Kaleidoscope for a live set and interview ahead of their Madden Road Music Festival in Mutual, Ohio.  The band introduced some new members and talked about their progress over the past year as well as some upcoming projects.

The Madden Road Music Festival is Saturday, August 15th.

Returning guest Dave Obenour joins Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt in studio to talk about some of the artists, new and old, featured in the latest issue of Ghettoblaster Magazine, a national music and culture magazine based in part in Dayton, Ohio.

The latest issue of Ghettoblaster Magazine with High on Fire on the front cover and Murs on the back cover is available now at local stores.  Find Ghettoblaster online at http://ghettoblastermagazine.com/

On The Verge Music is the brainchild of local musician Steve Makofka.  This developing organization seeks to help at-risk teens through music.  Makofka, Heather Bailey and Michael Shine visited the WYSO studios to talk about On The Verge Music and the upcoming Psychedelic Soul Pop Experience event to benefit the organization.

The Psychedelic Soul Pop Experience is August 7th at the Yellow Cab in downtown Dayton.

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For the follow up to their 2014 release, To No End went with a double album to highlight the different, contrasting aspects of their music.  Remora's first disc shows off the band's familiar, harder rock sound while the second disc presents more a acoustic, intimate version.  The band visited the WYSO studios to share live and recorded songs from the new album and talked with Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt about the process of putting it together.

To No End will celebrate the release of Remora on Saturday, August 8th at Middletown's Old Crow Bar.

Andy Valeri

After releasing their 2012 album, Barrier Reef, and a short break, the Nicky Kay Orchestra is back in business.  The band visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope and talked about forming and reforming the band, revisiting old material and upcoming recording projects.

Miami Valley Music Fest is July 31st and August 1st in Troy, Ohio.  Ahead of the festival, a group of performers from the festival bill visited the WYSO studios for an evening of live music to preview the weekend's event. 

Featuring performances by:

  • Tony Red Band
  • Paige Beller
  • Cricketbows
  • Blackbirds
  • Will C
  • John DeBour
  • Lost on Iddings

Live music engineered by Juliet Fromholt and Ellie Burck.

Joined by Sharon Lane, Nasty Bingo returned to the WYSO studios to talk about their upcoming release that features many collaborations with other local musicians.  The band performed a live a set and talked about writing, recording and their upcoming live performances.

Nasty Bingo and Sharon Lane will perform on July 18th at the Oregon Express.

With an album in the works and live shows on the horizon, Paige and the Belairs visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope.  The band shared live versions of songs from their upcoming release and talked how they band came together, the recording process and more.

Paige and the Belairs will perform at Miami Valley Music Fest on August 1st. 

Channeling Delta blues and rock and roll, Barstool Brown and the Barstools have a complex, energetic sound that's hard to stand still to.  The band visited the WYSO studios for a live performance on Kaleidoscope and chatted with host Juliet Fromholt about writing, recording and more.

Barstool Brown and the Barstool will perform live at Canal Public House on Friday, July 10th and at South Park Tavern on Saturday, July 11th.