Members of the Beard Team Ohio join Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt in the studio to talk about Beards of Science, Ohio's second beard and mustache competition being held on Saturday, November 12 at COSI in Columbus. It's a gathering of local beard and mustache clubs throughout Ohio and beyond to celebrate facial hair (both real and fake), compete to have the best beards and mustaches and raise money and awareness for prostate cancer.
Chris Yakopcic fell in love with the blues in Chicago and has brought his music to Dayton, Ohio often performing at Canal Street Tavern's Musicians' Co-Op on Tuesday nights. Yakopcic recently released a new album, "Done Found My Freedom 'Fore I Found My Technique," and will be celebrating the release at Taffy's in Eaton on Saturday, November 09, 2011. Yakopcic will also travel to Memphis in early 2012 to participate in the International Blues Challenge. He stopped by the WYSO studios to perform a live set on Kaleidoscope and chat with host, Juliet Fromholt, about how he found and began t
Michael Williamson is a staff photographer for The Washington Post. Thirty years ago he was working for the Sacramento Bee when he began a project with a reporter named Dale Maharidge. Together they published a book called "Journey to Nowhere:the Saga of the New Underclass."
Three decades and a half a million miles later their collaboration continues. Their latest effort, "Someplace Like America: Tales from the New Great Depression" continues the story they first began to cover so many years ago.
Signs of Life is a Pink Floyd tribute band hailing from Cincinnati. Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt spoke Jon Stankorb (guitarist, vocalist and bandleader) about their dynamic live show that includes music, video and lighting effects to harness the essence of Pink Floyd.
Signs of Life will perform on Saturday, November 5th at Gilly's in downtown Dayton.
The Esther Caulfield Orchestra and Andy Gabbard Homemade share a common lineup and a common love for great rock and roll, but stylistically the two projects are different. The Orchestra embraces a more British psychedelic sound, while Homemade trends toward more of Americana feel. Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt spoke with M. Ross Perkins, Andy Gabbard and Sven Kahns about the similarities and differences between the two acts, and the trio shared live and recorded tracks from both projects.