Arts & Culture

Music
2:49 pm
Thu July 7, 2011

Live on Kaleidoscope: New Vega

New Vega

New Vega makes their second visit to the WYSO studios to perform an acoustic set and share tracks from their upcoming album, Tempo.  The band will celebrate the album's release on July 30th at Canal Street Tavern with The Future Laureates and Grenades!?

Books
1:25 pm
Mon July 4, 2011

Book Nook: The Dickson Baseball Dictionary, by Paul Dickson

Paul Dickson has written a number of books about baseball. Weighing in at approximately four pounds and almost 1000 pages in length, the revised and updated Dickson Baseball Dictionary has just been re-issued in paperback.

In this interview Dickson explains why baseball continually generates a seemingly endless variety of imaginative words, descriptive phrases, and unique verbal expressions. Words like: "bopper" (a home run hitter), "foozler" (a lucky base hit), and "screwjack" (a player who is notoriously
wacky).

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Music
12:51 pm
Thu June 30, 2011

Live on Kaleidoscope: The Fair Shakes

Nick Kizirnis and John Dubuc began playing together in The Obvious in the 1980s at Canal Street Tavern where Deni Wilson ran sound.  Year later, the trio formed the Fair Shakes and their reggae rock alter-egos, The Rude Boys.  Here the Fair Shakes perform live on Kaliedoscope and chat with host Juliet Fromholt about their roots in the Dayton Music scene, balancing two bands and upcoming shows. 

 

Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Wed June 29, 2011

Conrad's Corner: June 29, 2011

Conrad Balliet reads Barbara Astor's poem, "Helpless Exalted."

Miami Valley StoryCorps
9:00 am
Wed June 29, 2011

Eunice Powell & Julia Bell

"Danny was born in ’46, and at that time they said he would never walk or talk. I have to laugh every time I say that because I was determined he was going to walk and talk."

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