Gene Logsdon has seen a lot of things during his 82 years on the planet. He has written widely about the things he has observed and the things that he thinks about. A brief scan of some of his book titles will give you some sense of his range. Logsdon is the author of many books including these: "A Sanctuary of Trees," "Small-Scale Grain Raising," "The Pond Lovers," "Successful Berry Growing," and "Andrew Wyeth : A Portrait of Andrew Wyeth as Seen By His Friends and Neighbors."
This week marks the inaugural performance of YSKP's original musical parody, Godzilla! Writer and director Corrie Van Ausdal visited the WYSO studios along with Blaze Wright, one of the performers and songwriters. Van Ausdal and Wright talked about the development of the production, and Wright shared one of the show's songs.
YSKP's production of Gozilla! is February 8-15th at the Glen Building in Yellow Springs. More details are available at yskp.org.
The members of Terrapin Moon all came to the music of the Grateful Dead at various points in their lives, but each one can recall the moment the music began to click. The band visited the WYSO studios to talk about their interpretation of the music of the Dead and the unique experience they create both in clubs and on the festival stage.