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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4:38 pm
Thu June 13, 2013

Jonny Dreads and the Mystiks Live on Kaleidoscope

Jonny Dreads and the Mystiks
Credit courtesy of Buckeye Music Magazine

Having jammed together in different bands over the years, the members of Jonny Dreads and the Mystiks have easily found their collective sound that's both tight and cohesive while remaining easily danceable with a traditional reggae groove.  The band visted the WYSO studios to perform live on Kaleidoscope and spoke with host Juliet Fromholt about coming together as a band and their busy summer schedule of both club and festival performances.

Jonny Dreads and the Mystiks' next live performance is June 18 at Brixx Ice Company in Dayton.

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2:52 pm
Fri May 24, 2013

Cherry Lee and the Hotrod Hounds Live on Kaleidoscope

Credit Jennifer | Foto

Originally performing under the name Cherry Lee and the Daddy Katz, Cherry Lee and the Hotrod Hounds channel a classic rockabilly sound mixed with blues and soul.  The band visited the WYSO studios for a live performance on Kaleidoscope and talked about their influences, upcoming plans and rockabilly culture in the Dayton area.

Cherry Lee and the Hotrod Hounds will perform at Canal Street Tavern on Saturday, May 25th with the Loveless. 

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2:59 pm
Thu May 16, 2013

Skratchmatik Turntable Crew Live on Kaleidoscope & a Dynamite Soul 2 Preview

This Saturday marks the second Dynamite Soul block party event in Yellow Springs.  Designed as both a thank you to the community and a preview of this year's CyclopsFest, this free family-friendly event will feature performances from Columbus' Turntable Philanthropy and Dayton-based Skratchmatik Turntable Crew, who visited the WYSO studios for alive performance on Kaleidoscope.

Dynamite Soul 2 co-organizer Brian Johnson also stopped by to talk more about the event, which takes place Saturday May 18th, 5-10pm in the Kings Yard in Yellow Springs.

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Arts & Culture
1:54 pm
Thu May 9, 2013

Side Show 8 Bringing Together Eclectic Mix of Art & Music

From its earliest days as a chance for local artists to how their work outside of a traditional gallery setting, the Dayton Side Show has lived up to its promise of being "an event of grand proportions."  This year's show bring together over 200 artists, musicians and volunteers to create two free days of creativity at the Old Yellow Cab Building in downtown Dayton. 

Nasty Bingo will perform as part of Side Show 8's Saturday evening lineup and gave a preview performance live from the WYSO studios.

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2:55 pm
Thu May 2, 2013

Signs of Life Celebrates 40 Years of Dark Side of the Moon With First Arena Show

Over the past few years, Signs of Life has been building their reputation and their audience among the region's Pink Floyd fans.  This weekend marks two big milestones: a local celebration of the 40th anniversary of Dark Side of the Moon and Signs of Life's first arena show.  Singer and bandleader Jon Stankorb sat down to chat with Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt about the Dark Side of the Moon album and what these to milestones mean for the band.

Signs of Life will perform on May 4th at Troy's Hobart Arena. 

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