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2:41 pm
Wed July 14, 2010

Live on Excursions: Meg Cavanaugh

Meg Cavanaugh

Singer-Songwriter Meg Cavanaugh performed at the Songwriters Showcase at Canal Street Tavern with fellow Dayton-area natives Tod Weidner (Shrug, The Floods) and Chris Montgomery. Niki Dakota spoke with Cavanaugh the day of her performance about her new album, life in the UK, and how it feels to be back home.

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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Mon July 12, 2010

Conrad's Corner: July 12, 2010

Conrad Balliet reads Lianne Spidel's poem, "Mustachio."

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Music
4:13 pm
Fri July 9, 2010

Live on Excursions: Bella Ruse

Bella Ruse arrived at the WYSO studios with a guitar and an organ in a suitcase. In an interview with Niki Dakota, Kay Gillette (vocals, keys) and Joseph Barker (guitar) explain their affection for the suitcase organ and other unusual instruments like a kazoo shaped like a trumpet.

The Minneapolis duo formed in Febraury of 2009 and spent the rest of that year releasing three EPs and touring the Midwest and West coast. Bella Ruse just set out on their latest Midwestern tour and plans to release their first full length album this fall.

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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Wed July 7, 2010

Conrad's Corner: July 7, 2010

Julie Moore reads Maureen Fry's poem, "Men At Work."

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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Mon July 5, 2010

Conrad's Corner: July 5, 2010

Conrad Balliet reads Mary Jo White's poem, "Solstice."

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