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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After the recent release of West Virginia Refugee, Jack Ballengee Morris visited the WYSO studio for a live set on Kaleidoscope accompanied by Peter Fox on cello.  Morris talked with host Juliet Fromholt about his musical upbringing, deciding to become a songwriter and more.

Jack Ballengee Morris will perform at the Yellow Cab in downtown Dayton on January 19th.

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 a dual cover featuring Lambchop and Beach Slang is available now at local stores.  Find Ghettoblaster online at http://ghettoblastermagazine.com/

2016 marked the Sunset Junkies' 10th anniversary, and the release of the band's new album, Dragon Tooth. Sunset Junkies visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope and talked with host Juliet Fromholt about the new album, celebrating their anniversary and the what's next in 2017.

Sunset Junkies will perform on January 7th at the Oregon Express in Dayton.

JayMay will be embarking on a tour for her Fallin' Like Snow holiday album that will bring her to Cloverdale in Dayton.  She spoke with Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt about the album, the upcoming tour and more.

JayMay will perform at Cloverdale in Dayton as part of the 4th Annual Magical Evening of Acoustic Songs and Storytelling on December 17th.

Local musicians and artists will gather for YS Stands with Standing Rock at the Spirited Goat Coffeehouse in Yellow Springs.  Gin-Soaked Angels' Ryan Stinson visited the WYSO studios for an acoustic preview of the event along with Aaron Saari, pastor of the First Presbyterian Church of Yellow Springs and founding director of the Beloved Community Project of Yellow Springs.  They talked with Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt about the upcoming concert and the mission of the Beloved Community Project.

Conversation(s) is the sixth studio album from Starving In the Belly of the Whale and reflects the band's intimate yet complex live sound.  Ricky Terrell and Scott Loy visited the WYSO studios to debut songs from the release on Kaleidoscope and spoke with host Juliet Fromholt about the evolution of the band, recording the album and upcoming plans.

Jennifer Taylor

After a successful debut, the Surrealist Ball returns for a second year of revelry to benefit the Strong Dayton program from Grass Roots Enrichment Center for Children and Families.  Photographer Jennifer Taylor and Grass Roots' Lisa Patrick visited the WYSO studios to preview the event on Kaleidoscope.

The second annual Surrealist Ball is Saturday, December 10th at the Grass Roots Enrichment Center n Grand Ave in Dayton.  More information at http://www.daytonsurrealistball.com/

McGuff and the Dumpster Fires returned to the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidsocope ahead of the release of their sophomore album, Wolves.  The band chatted with host Juliet Fromholt about writing and recording the album, plans for 2017 and more.

McGuff and the Dumpster Fires will celebrate the release of Wolves on Saturday, December 3rd at Jimmie's Ladder 11 in Dayton.

With a relatively new line-up, This Pine Box is forging ahead, recording a new full length album and planning for a busy 2017.  The band visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope and talked with host Juliet Fromholt about the band so far, developing their line-up, recording, and more.

This Pine Box will perform on November 26th at the 86 Coffee Bar in Cincinnati.

Cherry Lee and the Hotrod Hounds return to the WYSO studios ahead of the official release of their new album, Record Machine. The band performed live on Kaleidoscope and talked about the process of recording the album and their plans for the new year.

Cherry Lee and the Hotrod Hounds will celebrate the release of Record Machine on November 19th at Oddbody's.

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