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

The Dayton Ballet's volunteer organization, the Dayton Ballet Barre, is partnering with over 15 local musicians for a unique musical fundraising event called This Must Be the Party.  It's a recreation of the Talking Heads' iconic concert film, Stop Making Sense, at Oddbody's.  Libby Ballengee, Brian Hoeflich and Keith Cost visited the WYSO studios to talk about the event live on Kaleidoscope with Juliet Fromholt.

This Must Be the Party is Saturday, April 15th at Oddbody's.  All proceeds benefit the Dayton Ballet.

After the recent release of their new EP Warpig, Frontier Folk Nebraska returned to the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope.  The band talked with host Juliet Fromholt about their latest recording projects including a special Record Store Day release, upcoming gigs and more.

Frontier Folk Nebraska will perform at the Southgate House Revival on April 13th with William Matheny and at the Trolley Stop in Dayton on April 28th.

The Terrifying Experience and Team Void are two distinct bands comprised of the same members: Mitch Mitchell, Louie Lerma, and El Bean-Lerma.  The trio visited the WYSO studios for a live performance on Kaleidoscope from both bands and talked with host Juliet Fromholt about upcoming gigs, recording and more.

The Terrifying Experience and Team Void will perform on Saturday, April 1st at the Oregon Express in downtown Dayton.  The bands will also be supporting Tobin Sprout during the Columbus and Indianapolis shows of his spring tour, May 26th and 27th.

Kellen Williams Trio mixes blues, rock, pop and reggae for a driving, lively musical experience.  The band visited the WYSO studios to perform live on Kaleidoscope and talked with host Juliet Fromholt about forming the band, songwriting and more.

Kellen Williams Trio will perform at the RiverScape Music Festival and Dayton Blues Festival this summer.

Andy Gabbard is in the final stages of a follow up to his 2015 album, Fluff, due out in early summer on Alive Records. Gabbard and his band G Whizz visited the WYSO studios to preview their upcoming performance at the Yellow Cab with M Ross Perkins and Dawg Yawp.

Andy Gabbard and G Whizz, M Ross Perkins and Dawg Yawp will perform at the Yellow Cab in downtown Dayton on Friday, March 31st.

The Wicked 'Wich of Dayton food truck will begin its third season with a kick off celebration at the Yellow Cab in downtown Dayton.  Katie Marks, owner of the The Wicked 'Wich of Dayton, visited the WYSO studios to talk about the event on Kaleidoscope, and Calamity Day provided a musical preview.

The Wicked 'Wich of Dayton's 3rd Annual Launch Party is Saturday, April 1st at the Yellow Cab.  Full band lineup available at: https://www.facebook.com/events/146683862506315/

Steven DeConto, Katie DeConto and Jesse James DeConto of The Pinkerton Raid
photo by Will Gehrman

With the release of their latest full length album, Tolerance Ends, Love Begins, the Pinkerton Raid are embarking on a tour that will bring the band to Dayton and Cincinnati for shows.  Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt spoke to the Pinkerton Raid's Jesse James DeConto about the upcoming shows, the new album and more.

The Pinkterton Raid will perform at South Park Tavern in Dayton on March 15th with OldNews and at Urban Artifact and the Hive in Cincinnati on March 19th with Lisa Walker.

Kyleen Downes and her band returned to the WYSO studios ahead of a series of spring performances around the Miami Valley.  They performed live on Kaleidoscope and talked with host Juliet Fromholt about songwriting as a band, upcoming gigs and more. 

Kyleen Downes will perform at the Yellow Cab in downtown Dayton on March 18th with a Shade of Red and Mary Lynn.  Find more upcoming shows at: http://www.kyleendownes.com/shows.html

Raggedy Edge returned to the WYSO studios after the relase of their latest EP, Bring the Mountain Down.  The duo performed live on Kaleidoscope and chatted with host Juliet Fromholt about songwriting, recording and more.

Raggedy Edge will perform at the Plain Folk Cafe on March 31st.

Forever 33 is a celebration of the life of Dayton musician Norman Dimitrouleas as well as a benefit to provide instruments for local children served by TJ's Place of Hope.  Event organizers and members of the Tony Red Band visited the WYSO studio to talk about the upcoming show and perform live on Kaleidsocope.  They were joined in the musical preview by Johnny Neel (formerly of the Allman Brothers) with the Big Damn Jam. 

Forever 33, A Celebration of Norman Dimitrouleas is Thursday, March 2nd at Oddbody's. 

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