Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Thu July 17, 2014

Conrad's Corner: July 17, 2014

Janeal Ravndal reads her poem, "Pleasure."

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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Tue July 15, 2014

Conrad's Corner: July 15, 2014

Steve Broidy reads his poem, "New Building."

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Community Voices
6:19 am
Mon July 14, 2014

A Search For Water

A water witch can use different tools for dowsing; some use branches or twigs while other prefer wires.
Credit Renee Wilde / WYSO

We notice things done by hand, they stand out. And this spring and summer we have been visiting people who work with their hands; we heard from a Thatcher and two arborists.  Today Community Voices producer Renee Wilde has another story of a person who uses their hands in an unusual way.

Do you know what a water witch is? Some say it's a myth; others don't know.  But if you guessed that a water witch is one of those sticks that you find water with, that’s pretty close. 

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Music
3:18 pm
Thu July 10, 2014

New Music Update with Ghettoblaster's Dave Obenour: July 2014

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 Atmosphere on the cover is available now at local stores.  Find Ghettoblaster online at http://ghettoblastermagazine.com/

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Music
1:55 pm
Thu July 10, 2014

The Left Hooks Bring Gem City Dialect Volume 1 Back Home

Scott Soifer and Jordan Hampton of the Left Hooks

Dayton natives Scott Soifer and Jordan Hampton have been playing music together since they were teenagers.  Now based in Nashville and performing under the name The Left Hooks, the duo has released Gem City Dialect Volume 1.  The debut album embraces jazz, worldbeat, and rock and roll influences with nods to trip-hop and experimental music.  WYSO's Juliet Fromholt spoke with Soifer and Hampton ahead of their visit to Dayton.

The Left Hooks will perform at Blind Bob's on July 11th.

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