Live on WYSO

Cherry Lee and the Hotrod Hounds return to the WYSO studios ahead of the official release of their new album, Record Machine. The band performed live on Kaleidoscope and talked about the process of recording the album and their plans for the new year.

Cherry Lee and the Hotrod Hounds will celebrate the release of Record Machine on November 19th at Oddbody's.

Far From Eden has evolved from an acoustic duo project to a fully-fledged rock band. With a new EP, Galactic Insurgents, the band visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope and talked with host Juliet Fromholt about writing, recording and their plans for 2017.

Far From Eden will perform on November 23rd at Oscar's Bar in Vandalia.

This Place is the second album from Dayton's Goodnight Goodnight.  The band visited the WYSO studios ahead of the album release for a live performance on Kaleidoscope.  They talked with host Juliet Fromholt about writing and recording the album, the evolution of their style and more.

Goodnight Goodnight will celebrate their album release on November 26th at Oscar's Bar in Vandalia.

Members of the St. Louis-based Pono AM joined Niki Dakota live in the studio ahead of their performance at new Dayton venue The Hive.  The show will actually be the first appearance for Pono AM's lineup; the band talked about this and more on their Excursions appearance.

Pono AM will perform at the Hive on Wayne Avenue in downtown Dayton on Saturday, November 5th.

Freakquency made their WYSO debut with a live set on Kaleidoscope.  The band talked about their formation, writing, recording and more.

Learn more about Freakquency's upcoming EP and tour here: https://www.facebook.com/freakismuzic

Cricketbows returned the WYSO studios head of their first show at Peach's Grill in Yellow Springs.  The band performed live on the Halloween edition of Kaleidoscope and talked with host Juliet Fromholt about the upcoming show, new recordings and more.

Cricketbows will perform at Peach's Grill in Yellow Springs on Friday, November 4th with Lord Kimbo. 

Mike Doughty
Jennifer Taylor

A mainstay of the WYSO airwaves, songwriter Mike Doughty visited the station for a live, acoustic performance on Excursions. The former front-man of Soul Coughing spoke with WYSO Music Director Niki Dakota about growing up, music and addiction, and his new album.

Mike Doughty's new album, The Heart Watches While the Brain Burns, is available now.

Performing as the Russian Duo, Oleg Kruglyakov and Terry Boyarsky combine the sounds of the balalaika and the concert piano.  The duo connected through the Ohio Arts Council 9 years ago and performs works from the rich catalog of songs written for their instrumentation.  Oleg Kruglyakov and Terry Boyarsky visited the WYSO studios to speak with Niki Dakota ahead of their upcoming performance for the Bach Society of Dayton.

The Russian Duo will perform at the Kettering Adventist Church on Sunday, October 23rd as part of the Bach Society of Dayton's Russian Echoes series.

Members of the Miami Valley Music Men Barbershop Chorus returned to the WYSO studio ahead of their 31st anniversary show, Broadway Bound.  They were joined by the Miami Valley School's Ars Nova, directed by Ruth Mappes, who performed live on Excursions.

Broadway Bound is Saturday, October 22nd at 2 and 7pm at the Fairborn High School Auditorium.

The 2016 Bootlegger's Ball will feature art, food, and Americana music at Oddbody's.  Ahead of the show Buffalo Wabs and the Price Hill Hustle visited the WYSO studios for a live performance on Kaleidoscope.  They were joined in studio by event organizer Michael Porter, and the Way Down Wanderers joined the preview by phone.

The 2016 Bootlegger's Ball is November 12th at Oddbody's in Dayton.  Learn more here: http://www.thebootleggersball.com/

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