Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture
5:20 pm
Thu May 8, 2014

Art, Music and More on Display at SideShow 9

This weekend marks SideShow 9, the latest installment in the annual art and music showcase at the Yellow Cab building.  Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt visited the Yellow Cab prior to the show and spoke with organizers and artists as they were setting up.

SideShow 9 is May 9th and 10th at the Yellow Cab in downtown Dayton.

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Music
4:20 pm
Thu May 8, 2014

Skratchmatik Prepare for Dynamite Soul 3 Performance

Members of the Skratchmatik Turntable Crew made a return visit to the WYSO studios for a live session on Kaleidoscope ahead of their Dynamite Soul 3 performance in Yellow Springs.  The group talked about their weekly DJ gigs as well the finding new, unexpected sounds.  Dynamite Soul 3 co-organizer Brian Johnson also stopped by to talk about this year's event.

Dynamite Soul 3 is May 17th at Peach's Grill in Yellow Springs.

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Music
11:41 am
Thu May 8, 2014

Me Time To Release Debut EP

The members of Me Time
Credit Jordan Frei

With a lineup comprised of members of Smug Brothers, King Elk and the Judy Blooms, Me Time began as a recording project for Andy Smith but soon grew into a full on band.  Smith and Elliot Ward visisted the WYSO studios to talk about the formation of the band and the recording process for Me Time's debut EP, Vol 1 (Gas Daddy Go Records).

Me Time will celebrate the release of Vol. 1 on May 10th at Canal Public House. 

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Community Voices
7:32 am
Mon May 5, 2014

Keeping A Native Roofing Tradition Alive

The Solstice House at Sunwatch Indian Village
Credit Renee Wilde

Spring is roofing season – time to check your roof for damage it may have sustained during the winter.  Near the banks of the Great Miami River in Dayton, a man is making an unusual roof this spring, using materials most that most people would never consider. Community Voices producer Renee Wilde has our story.

Tucked between a busy interstate and a pair of train tracks lies a prehistoric site called the Sunwatch Indian Village, and in that recreated village something unusual is going on. An Irishman is keeping a Native American tradition alive.

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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Sun May 4, 2014

Conrad's Corner: May 4, 2014

Julie Moore reads her poem "Shooting Star."

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