Arts & Culture

Music
3:55 pm
Thu June 19, 2014

Jah Soul Get Into Summer Groove

It's been two years since Jah Soul last performed on Kaleidoscope.  On the band's return visit, they performed a danceable set of live tunes and spoke with host Juliet Fromholt about their latest efforts, writing and recording, and what the summer festival season holds.

Jah Soul will perform at the Oregon Express on June 27th

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Arts & Culture
2:43 pm
Thu June 19, 2014

Evie Ladin and Keith Terry Live on Excursions

Evie Ladin and Keith Terry

Musician, dancer, singer, and songwriter Evie Ladin came by the WYSO studios with percussionist, dancer, and educator Keith Terry, who specializes in body percussion. Evie and Keith talk about how they first met at Antioch College, Keith’s unique music style, Evie’s previous experience as a dancer with Rhythm in Shoes, as well as their June 18th performance at the Glen Helen building here in Yellow Springs. Tune in to hear all of this plus four fantastic songs performed by Evie and Terry just for us.

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Music
3:15 pm
Wed June 18, 2014

Jah Soul on Around the Fringe

As WYSO wrapped up its inaugural Pet War fundraiser and Antioch College's 2014 Reunion was getting underway, Rev Cool and Andy Valeri hosted a live studio audience during a special edition of Around the Fringe.  Dayton-based Jah Soul performed signature danceable tunes for listeners on the air and in the building.

Jah Soul will perform at WYSO's Community Concert on September 7th at RiverScape MetroPark.  More details here.

Special thanks to Tim Berger of Exceptional Sounds

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Music
2:48 pm
Wed June 18, 2014

The Corndrinkers Prepare For Cityfolk Festival Reunion

The Corndrinkers

Tom Duffee and Linda Scutt of traditional country band The Corn Drinkers came by the WYSO studios to play a few songs and to talk about their upcoming performance at the Cityfolk Reunion. Duffee is a long time music host at WYSO and currently runs the country music show The Midnight Ramble on Saturdays 9:00pm - midnight. In addition to talking about their involvement with Cityfolk, Tom and Linda tell the story of how they started the Corn Drinkers thirty eight years ago and how that led to their marriage.

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Books
2:44 pm
Wed June 18, 2014

Book Nook: Prayer by Philip Kerr

Philip Kerr's latest novel is quite a departure from his long-running series that features the Berlin detective Bernie Gunther. 'Prayer" is a stand-alone novel about an FBI agent in Houston, Texas who is trying to solve some mysterious murders.

Gil Martins is an agent working for the FBI's Domestic Terrorism Task Force. He's going through a spiritual crisis, his marriage is falling apart, and he's becoming romantically involved with someone who he is trying to protect from this mysterious killer (or killers).

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